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Astrophysics and Cosmolgy

 

Atmospheric physics

 

Biophysics

 

Computational physics

 

Condensed matter physics

 

Laser spectroscopy and optics

 

Magnetic susceptibility

 

Nuclear and elementary particle physics

 

Physics education

 

Statistical physics

 

 

 

 

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Physics Education

 

Faculty work in PER has dealt primarily with developing and assessing the impact of novel earth and space science course curricula. In addition, faculty are developing theoretical models of science culture in underrepresented communities.

 

Faculty

 

Marcus Alfred, George Carruthers, Gregory Jenkins, Prabhakar Misra

 

Publications

 

Misra, P., G. Carruthers, G. S. Jenkins, 2006. Development of an Earth and Space Science Focused Education Program at Howard University, J. of Geoscience Education, 54

 

“Hands-on” Diversity: Training Underrepresented Students Through Atmospheric Experimentation. E. Joseph, J. D. Fuentes, B. Demoz, D. Venable, E. Daniel Carre, F. Nzeffe, S. Walford, M. Robjhon, R. Pearson, K. Apodaca, R. Mahecha, H. Moore, J. Seymore, BAMS (Accepted)