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Keyword Index

As an aid to website visitors who are searching for information about a particular physics research topic or technique, the index below lists keywords for the main topics and techniques under investigation in our department, and connects these keywords to the faculty member(s) most closely involved. The web pages for relevant faculty member(s) offer additional particulars, including contact information.


Faculty Member(s)

baryon resonances  Manley
bioinformatics  Portman
biophysics  Allender, Balci, Kumar, Mann, Portman
biopolymers  Allender, Portman
biological membranes  Allender, Portman
biomaterials (lipids, surfactants, cholesterols)  Allender, Mann
carbon nanotube polymer composites  Kumar, Sprunt
complex fluids  Gleeson, Mann
computational biophysics
computational physics  Portman
DNA physics  Balci
education (sponsored research)  Barrick, Christensen, Ellman, Emmons, Katramatou, Mann, Portman
electrohydrodynamics  Gleeson
field-theory  Fai, Quader, Tandy
flourescence correlation spectroscopy  Kumar, Mann
grid computing  Keane, Margetis
Hall effect  Almasan, Schroeder
heavy-ion collisions  Fai, Keane, Margetis
heavy fermions  Almasan, Quader, Schroeder
high temp superconductors  Almasan, Ellman, Quader, Schroeder
liquid crystals  Allender, Finotello, Gleeson, Kumar, Mann, Sprunt
magnetoresistance  Almasan, Schroeder
magnetic properties of materials  Almasan, Schroeder
microcalorimetry  Ellman, Finotello
microfabrication  Kumar
microscopy (tunneling and atomic force)  Ellman
millikelvin refrigeration Almasan, Ellman, Finotello
nano-materials  Kumar, Sprunt
neutron detectors  Anderson, Madey, Watson
neutron polarimeters  Anderson, Madey, Watson
neutron scattering (condensed matter)  Kumar, Schroeder
nuclear form factors  Anderson, Katramatou, Madey, Petratos, Watson
nuclear magnetic resonance  Finotello
nuclear structure  Anderson, Madey, Watson
optics (electro-optics, nonlinear, etc)  Gleeson, Sprunt
partial-wave analyses  Manley
particle/nuclear physics  Anderson, Fai, Katramatou, Keane, Madey, Manley, Margetis, Petratos, Tandy, Watson
pattern-recognition software & neural nets  Keane, Margetis
protein folding & protein interactions  Portman
quark-gluon physics  Fai, Keane, Margetis
relativistic nuclear collisions  Fai, Keane, Margetis
RNA dynamics  Portman
semiconductors (organic)  Ellman
single molecule fluorescence  Balci
spin of the nucleon  Anderson, Katramatou, Petratos, Watson
SQUID magnetometry  Ellman
structure functions (neutron & proton)  Katramatou, Petratos
superconductivity  Almasan, Ellman, Quader, Schroeder
superfluidity  Finotello
surface physics  Finotello, Mann
synchrotron x-ray scattering  Kumar
two-dimensional systems   Finotello, Mann
x-ray scattering   Kumar