Post Tagged with: "David Drabold"

Washington Post Editorial | Drabold Has a Question for President Trump

Dr. David Drabold, Distinguished Professor

Dr. David Drabold, Distinguished Professor of Physics & Astronomy, has a question for President Trump in a Washington Post editorial headlined “Trump needs to answer more questions. Our readers have a few for him.” “Though it is the journalist’s job to press those in power on behalf of the public, […]

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July 10, 2017 at 8:33 amFaculty in the News In the News

Drabold Article Figure Featured on Front Page of Physical Review B

Drabold Article Figure Featured on Front Page of Physical Review B

A figure in an article co-authored by Dr. David Drabold was selected to be featured on the front page of Physical Review B in the Kaleidoscope section this month. The article, “First-principles simulations of vibrational decay and lifetimes in a-Si:H and a-Si:D,” was published on March 21. Drabold is Distinguised […]

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April 6, 2017 at 4:49 pmResearch

NQPI | Govorov Honored in Distinguished Professor Ceremony

NQPI | Govorov Honored in Distinguished Professor Ceremony

By Amanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Physics & Astronomy Professor and Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute member Dr. Alexander Govorov was recently named a 2016 Distinguished Professor. This honor is the highest permanent recognition granted to faculty members at Ohio University. Govorov shares last year’s honor with Communication Studies professor […]

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February 22, 2017 at 11:49 amNews

Physicists Demonstrate New Characteristics of Carbon

Dr. David Drabold and Physics Doctoral Student Bishal Bhattarai

Dr. David Drabold, Ohio University Distinguished Professor of Physics, and Bishal Bhattarai, a doctoral student in Physics & Astronomy, have published a seminal paper predicting the structure of amorphous “glassy” carbon at very low densities. Their paper provides the cornerstone of theoretical understanding of this form of matter, and is […]

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February 2, 2017 at 11:30 amResearch

NQPI | Director’s Corner

Dr. Eric Stinaff

By Dr. Eric Stinaff Nanoscale & Quantum Phenomena Institute Director Dear Colleagues: Warmest greetings from Athens, Ohio! Welcome to the 16th edition of the NQPI newsletter; I hope you enjoy hearing the latest research and activities being conducted by NQPI members. First, please join me in congratulating Dr. Alexander Govorov, […]

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January 27, 2017 at 10:08 amAnnouncements

NQPI | Physics Graduates Working in Industry

Sneha Pandya and Ramana Thota

By Samantha Peko NQPI editorial intern For many college students, graduation is the yellow brick road at the end of a long journey. However, after they’ve crossed it, many may wonder what awaits them next. Some go into academia while others opt to work in other fields. For those interested in […]

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January 27, 2017 at 12:35 amAlumni

Heath Scherich | Designing a Simulation to Study Silicon Clusters

Heath Scherich | Designing a Simulation to Study Silicon Clusters

By Heath Scherich (B.S. Physics, Class of 2018) I researched the theory of atoms in molecules during the summer 2015 with the help of Dr. David Drabold, Distinguished Professor in Physics & Astronomy. I was able to explore some of the tools that allow scientists to make detailed predictions about materials […]

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June 27, 2016 at 1:10 pmIn Class