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New insight into flexible material one atom thick will help scientists to untangle key intrinsic properties of graphene not easily understood until now. Graphene, a crystalline slice of graphite (a form of carbon), is perhaps one of the most important materials being studied worldwide. Ohio University Associate Professor Dr. Nancy […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter 2010 – 2016 Sean McGraw, PhD 2016 (advisor Shields), will start in Fall 2016 as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Penn State in the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics. Brian Muccioli, PhD 2016 (advisor Prakash), is working for Frontier Technologies as a research scientist, working to […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter Thanks to all of you that have stayed in touch with faculty and friends of the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Your feedback and contributions keep our networking tradition strong. Throughout the year we invite you to send us news of personal and professional highlights […]

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Zachary Bernens (with Julie Roche) BCM Calibration and Charge Analysis for E12-06-114 Winter 2016 Understanding the internal structure of protons and neutrons is a gateway to understand the origin of the vast majority of ordinary matter. A tool commonly used toward this goal is to smash accelerated electrons and smash […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter Pooja Chopra (MS) Saroj Dhakal (MS) Sushila Khadka (MS) Riffat Munir (MS) Yuanzhi Wang (MS) Leo Zella (MS)   Rami Amro, PhD Advisor Dr. Alexander Neiman Dissertation: Nonlinear Stochastic Dynamics and Signal Amplifications in Sensory Hair Cells My dissertation research was concerned with understanding the […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter Alexander (Shura) Neiman, who specializes in techniques to separate signals from a noisy background, was promoted to full Professor. Shura co-authored several articles recently on this topic in the prestigious journals Physical Review Letters and Physical Review E. His work with biologists on campus to […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter We would like to congratulate Doug Shafer as the Outstanding Staff Member for our department this year. Our machine shop supports the teaching, research and service mission of our department and the college. Dougs knowledge of all systems electrical and mechanical is surpassed by no […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter Edwin and Ruth Kennedy Distinguished Professor Scholarships (full tuition) Kate Nichols Daniel Ivory Jacob Williamson John E. Edwards Fellowship Brandon Coleman Anika Friedman Taylor Gardner Daniel Ivory Jamison Lahman Hunter Lawson Miles Lindquist Katelyn Nichols Nick Zalensky Lela A Ewers Science Scholarship Heath Sherich Robert […]

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2015-16 Physics and Astronomy Newsletter Sean McGraw won 1st place in Ohio Universitys inaugural 3-Minute-Thesis (3MT) competition, hosted by Graduate College. His presentation title was Black Holes: Little Engines that Control the Evolution of Galaxies. Andrea Richard received the Science Graduate Student Research Award from the Department of Energy (DOE) […]

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By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Physics & Astronomy Professor and Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute member Dr. Alexander Govorov was recently named a 2016 Distinguished Professor. This honor is the highest permanent recognition granted to faculty members at Ohio University. Govorov shares last years honor with Communication Studies professor […]

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