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Steve Hagen, Newly Elected APS Fellow

Steve Hagen, Newly Elected APS Fellow

Professor Steve Hagen has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS). Steve was nominated by the APS Division of Biological Physics “For significant experimental work on and elucidation of protein folding and bacterial gene regulation, and for exceptional service to and on behalf of the Division of […]

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Director of MagLab High B/T Facility

Professor Mark Meisel named MagLab High B/T Facility Director

News and photo source: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (MagLab) Congratulations to UF Physics Professor Mark Meisel on his recent appointment to Director of the National MagLab’s High B/T Facility at the University of Florida.  Meisel succeeds Neil Sullivan, one of the original principal investigators of the MagLab. Sullivan, who had […]

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Dr. Piotr Konieczny, Visiting Professor

Dr. Piotr Konieczny, Visiting Professor

UF Physics welcomes Dr. Piotr Konieczny who is visiting Professor Mark Meisel’s Group for a short term visit of three months (July-September). This visit is funded by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA).  Dr. Konieczny is a staff member in the Department of Magnetic Materials and Nanostructures, Institute […]

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Rising Star Award Recipients.

Sujata Krishna recipient of Rising Star Award

Congratulations to UF Physics Lecturer, Sujata Krishna, one of the recipients of UF’s Center for Teaching Excellence 2019 Rising Star Award. The Rising Star Awards recognize faculty for their commitment to ongoing educational improvements and excellence. Rising Star faculty participate in professional development of teaching activities through the Center for […]

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Undergraduate Student Awards 2019

Undergraduate Student Awards 2019

On May 3, 2019 physics undergraduate students were presented the following awards in recognition of their outstanding accomplishments at the Spring 2019 graduation celebration.  Awards were presented by Undergraduate Coordinator, Katia Matcheva.   Sean Deyo (advisor Selman Hershfield) is recipient of the Outstanding Thesis Award and Academic Excellence Award.  “Sean […]

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APS Moore Award Recipient

APS Moore Award Recipient

Qiaoli Yang, former UF Physics PhD recipient (2012) and present Associate Professor of Physics at Jinan University in China, has been awarded the American Physical Society (APS) Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Visitor award. As award recipient, Yang will return to physics to work with his former advisor, Pierre Sikivie, to […]

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