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Ohio University alum Philip Spickler is one of four Bridgewater College faculty members named “to head up a new divisional structure designed to address major initiatives in the college’s strategic plan,” reports the Augusta Free Press. Spickler earned an M.S. in Physics from the College of Arts & Sciences at […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Aug 22

2014 B.S. Graduates in Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University Matthew Burket (B.S. cum laude, Astrophysics) Tyler Coy (B.S., Physics) Robert Harrington (B.S., Applied Physics) Justin Hunneshagen (B.S., Astrophysics) Yashashree Jadhav (B.S., magna cum laude, HTC Astrophysics). She is going to a Ph.D. program in astrophysics at the Rochester Institute […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

2014 Ph.D. Graduates in Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University January 2014 Ella (Congshang) Wan – with adviser Dr. Martin Kordesch Dissertation: “Study of Scandate Cathode Surface Materials” March 2014 Yuting Li – with adviser Dr. David Drabold Dissertation: “Simulations and Electronic Structure of Disordered Silicon and Carbon Materials” August 2014 […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Karina Avila-Coronado, Ph.D. 2014, is a postdoctoral researcher with Professor Annette Zippelius’ group at Georg-August Universitaet, Goettingen, Germany. Avila-Coronado did her doctoral research in condensed matter theory with Horacio Castillo. Daniel Bergman, B.S. Applied Physics 2001, went to the University of Toledo after graduating from Ohio University and acquired a […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Hamad Al-Brithen, Ph.D. 2004. and his family live in Saudia Arabia where he is a Professor in the Physics and Astronomy Department at King Saud University, and also associated with the King Abdulah Institute for Nanotechnology at the same uUniversity as well as the National Center for Nano Technology at […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Derek W. Beck, B.S. HTC Physics 1999, is presently serving as a U.S. Air Force Reserve officer (currently holding the rank of major) at the Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC) at Vandenberg AFB, CA, and is responsible for a team that tracks 24/7 foreign space launch operations. He works now […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Richard C. Fernow, B.S. 1969, received his Ph.D. in 1973 from Syracuse University. He worked at Brookhaven National Lab for many years and has since retired. He now lives in The Plains, Ohio. Paul Koehler, Ph.D. 1984, after leaving Oak Ridge National Laboratory has a new position as Lab Operations […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Physics & Astronomy Alumni Spotlights Rakitha Sanjeewa Beminiwattha ’13Ph.D. receives Jefferson Science Associates Thesis Prize. Keith Hawkins ’13B.S. HTC Astronomy was elected Chair of the King’s College Graduate Society at Cambridge University. A recent mini-movie about Hawkins can be found on the Physics & Astronomy YouTube channel. Serge Nakhmanson ’01Ph.D., Associate […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Recent Physics & Astronomy graduate David Ruiz-Tijerina ’13Ph.D. did his dissertation on “Kondo physics and many-body effects in quantum dots and molecular junctions.” His adviser was Dr. Sergio Ulloa, Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University. “As a graduate student at Ohio University, I did fundamental research on the […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

Recent Physics & Astronomy graduate Greg Petersen ’13 Ph.D. wrote his dissertation on “Anderson Localization in Low-Dimensional Systems with Long-Range Correlated Disorder.” His adviser was Dr. Nancy Sandler, Associate Professor of Physics & Astronomy at Ohio University. “I studied the role of structural and chemical disorder on the electronic states […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » physics and astronomy alumni Apr 27

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