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The IUP Physics Department recently hosted the
spring meeting of the Western Pennsylvania Section of the American
Association of Physics Teachers.
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Devki Talwar, Department of Physics, published “Probing optical, phonon, thermal and defect properties of 3C–SiC/Si (001)” in the journal Diamonds and Related Materials.
Posted on 3/3/2016 9:51:41 AM
Chunfei Li, from Clarion University of Pa., will present this seminar on Friday, February 26, at 2:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, room 331. The talk will use examples to demonstrate this strength of electron
Posted on 2/23/2016 2:37:11 PM
Shirley Ho, assistant professor of Physics at McWilliams Center for
Carnegie Mellon University, will discuss the Baryon Oscillations
at the Physics Department Seminar on Friday, September 25.
Posted on 9/22/2015 3:50:52 PM
Devki Talwar was invited to attend and participate in the seventh Science Conclave with Nobel Laureates held at the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (IIIT-A), on December 8–12, 2014.
Posted on 4/24/2015 9:44:53 AM
PHYS 131 General Physics 1 is being offered during the summer in session 1. Non-IUP students are more than welcome to attend.
Posted on 4/13/2015 10:25:15 AM
Volker Heydemann, senior scientist at Advantech U.S.,
Inc. will present this seminar on Friday, April 10, at 2:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, room 331.
Posted on 4/6/2015 11:30:58 AM
Devki Talwar was invited to deliver a keynote address at the International Conference
on Engineering and Telecommunication Technologies, held at the Moscow Institute
of Physics and Technology on November 24–28, 2014.
Posted on 4/6/2015 11:26:50 AM
Gianfranco Vidali, professor of physics at Syracuse University, will present this seminar on Friday, March 27, at 2:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, room 331.
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The Electro-Optics and Laser Engineering Technology program will host an
Electro-Optics Experience Day for high school seniors who are interested in engineering and technology on Friday, December 5.
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Devki Talwar, Physics, published “Phonon modes and Raman intensity profiles in zinc-blende BN/GaN superlattices” in the January 2014 issue of Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics.
Posted on 10/20/2014 12:34:52 PM
Devki Talwar, Physics Department, presented his work on
“Antimony-based short period superlattices for long-wavelength infrared
Posted on 9/22/2014 8:44:42 AM
Dave Hauge, a graduate from the IUP Physics Education program, has
joined the faculty of the Apollo-Ridge High School as physics and
advanced algebra teacher.
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Ron Freda and Stanley Sobolewski presented “The Effectiveness of Peer
Instruction on Non-Science Students Enrolled In A Physical Science Class” on April 5, 2014, at the WPA-AAPT regional meeting.
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Devki Talwar, Physics, was invited to attend and present his research work titled “Novel nitride based Quantum Wells and Superlattices” at the International Conference on Nanomaterials at the Western University, London Ontario, Canada.
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Learn about the exciting future in nanotechnology manufacturing with “Nanotechnology Applications, Research, and Educational Opportunities” on
October 18, 2013.
Posted on 10/15/2013 9:52:32 AM
On Friday, September 27, the Physics Department will host a workshop for
local physics high school teachers. The workshop will cover topics such
as nanotechnology manufacturing, engineering, and electro-optics.
Posted on 9/19/2013 12:23:58 PM
Devki Talwar, Department of Physics, is the lead author of an article that appeared in the Semiconductors section of Volume 102, Issue 5, of the journal Applied Physics Letters.
Posted on 6/17/2013 12:22:33 PM
Register now for the Electro-Optics Summer Camp, June 24–27. This camp, for high school students entering 10th, 11th, or 12th grade in Fall 2013, will provide hands-on experience in a variety of science-related activities.
Posted on 6/4/2013 12:26:09 PM
Devki Talwar, Department of Physics, coauthored “Structural and Dynamical Properties of Bridgman-grown Cd SexTe1−x ( 0 < x ≤ 0.35 ) Ternary Alloys” in the April 29, 2013, issue of Physical Review.
Posted on 5/31/2013 1:56:26 PM
Andy Feng Zhou, electro-optics coordinator in the Department of Physics, gave a presentation titled “Photonics and Nano—A Match Made in Heaven” at the 2013 Micro Nano Technology Conference.
Posted on 5/28/2013 5:25:22 PM
The IUP Physics Club will host the 2013 Physics Olympics. High school physics students from around the state compete in events requiring the application of their physics knowledge.
Posted on 4/10/2013 3:45:20 PM
On April 16, 2012, up to 75 area high school students will compete in events that test their analytical and problem solving skills.
Posted on 4/14/2012 7:30:18 AM
Daniel Cole, from Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, will present “Improving Optical Traps for Single-Molecule and Motor Protein Research” on Friday, December 2, 2011.
Posted on 11/30/2011 2:25:51 PM
The Department of Physics at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Physics of Nanoscale Materials, preferably with applications in energy and environment.
Posted on 11/11/2011 9:49:05 PM
Dr. Devki Talwar and Dr. Andrew Zhou, Department of Physics, participated at the Hi-TEC conference in San Francisco July 24–28, 2011.
Posted on 8/9/2011 9:39:04 PM
On April 15, 2011, the IUP Physics Club hosted a successful Physics Olympics for surrounding high schools.
Posted on 5/6/2011 3:24:15 PM
From December 2010 to January 2011, Dr. Devki Talwar, Department of Physics, attended three international conferences in India and also presented invited talks.
Posted on 4/18/2011 11:15:10 AM
The IUP Department of Physics would like to extend its congratulations to several members of the faculty who published journal articles in top peer-reviewed journals this past year.
Posted on 3/17/2011 8:49:47 AM
The Physics Department is very excited to welcome visiting scholar Alberto Baldelli from Italy.
Posted on 2/3/2011 3:02:24 PM
The Physics Department raised more than $600 for Salvation Army for the 2010 holiday season to support a local family.
Posted on 12/16/2010 1:42:32 PM
The Department of Physics has finalized its Fall 2010 Colloquium Series with nine speakers presenting their research on Fridays at 2:30 p.m. in Weyandt Hall, Room 331.
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Devki Talwar, Department of Physics, was one of the five faculty members from undergraduate institutions across the nation who participated in a hands-on Semiconductor-based Pressure Sensor Workshop, October 13–17, 2009, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Posted on 11/6/2009 10:08:36 AM
Karolina Janicka, who graduated with an M.S. degree in 2005 under the supervision of Dr. Devki Talwar, published an article titled “Quantum Nature of Two-Dimensional Electron Gas at LaAl03/SrTiO3 Interfaces” in Physical Review Letters, Vol. 102, 106803 (2009).
Posted on 10/5/2009 3:16:10 PM
The Western Pennsylvania Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers fall meeting will take place on October 3, 2009. Anyone interested in Physics is welcome to attend.
Posted on 9/29/2009 11:42:46 AM
After finishing his M.S. degree in 2009, Joshua D. Wood was admitted into the physics Ph.D. program with graduate assistantship at the University of South Carolina.
Posted on 9/13/2009 12:57:17 PM
Devki Talwar recently published a book chapter in The Springer Series in Materials Science — Dilute III-V Nitride Semiconductors and Material Systems: Physics and Technology.
Posted on 8/27/2009 12:05:00 PM
Science-oriented students can head to IUP’s 2009 Electro-Optics summer camp at the Northpointe campus. Technology-minded campers will learn about things such as electronics, wave optics, fiber optics, holography, infrared imaging, lasers, and nanotechnology.
Posted on 6/3/2009 1:19:49 PM
By 2015, 50 percent of all new advanced technology products will incorporate nanotechnology. Will you have the training necessary to compete in tomorrow’s workforce? Students in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics are invited to learn about a new opportunity.
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