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Undergraduate Receives Departmental Award

Undergraduate Receives Departmental Award

Laura Mortlock-McMinn

Congratulations to NDRL student Emily Kunce, who will be receiving the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award.  This award is based on a student's contributions to the research within the department, and their potential for future.  It is the highest honor the Department of Physics can award to one of its graduates.…

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Graduate Students Receive Awards

Laura Mortlock-McMinn

Congratulations to Xu Han and James Kapaldo for receiving 2nd and 3rd places, respectively, for their poster presentations at the Graduate Physics Student Annual Conference at Notre Dame.  Xu's poster was entitled, "Cold Atmospheric Plasma Jets as New Tools for Cancer Cell Treatment," and James's was "A Characterization of Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Jets through a Spatial-Temporal of the Optical Emission Spectra."…

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Graduate Student to Present at International Symposium

Graduate Student to Present at International Symposium

Laura Mortlock-McMinn

Congratulations to NDRL graduate student Xueqiang Zhang for being selected to present at the AVS 62nd International Symposium & Exhibition being held in San Jose, California. Xueqiang will be traveling this October to present Formation of Heterogeneous Multiple Oxide/Hydroxide Species in a GaP (111) Surface Tracked by In Situ Near-Ambient Pressure XPS, 

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Graduate Students to Present at GEC/ICRP Conference

Laura Mortlock-McMinn

Several graduate students of Sylwia Ptasinska's will be presenting at the 68th Annual Gaseous Electronics Conference/9th Annual International Conference on Reactive Plasmas held in Honolulu, Hawaii, this October 2015.  Ek Adhikari will be presenting Characterization of Atmospheric Pressure Plasmas Jet (APPJ) and Its Effect on Plasmid DNA.  

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Recent Graduates Accept New Positions

Laura Mortlock-McMinn

Congratulations to the following recent Radiation Laboratory Ph.D. graduates on their new positions!

Jeff Christians has moved to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. He will be working as a postdocutral research with Dr. Joseph Luther.

Doug Hines will start a teaching career as an Instructor in Chemistry at Lycoming College in Pennsylvania.…

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James Radich

James Radich

Laura Mortlock

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering graduate student James Radich, working with Prashant Kamat, was a co-recipient of the Graduate Student Award of the Energy Technology Division of the Electrochemical Society (ECS).

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Sarah Reiff

Sarah Reiff

Laura Mortlock

Graduate student Sarah Reiff organized and co-chaired the outstandingly successful Gordon Research Seminar on Radiation Chemistry this Summer (July 13-18) at Proctor Academy.

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