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Spring-Summer Internship Available with Marion Correctional TEDx

Spring-Summer Internship Available with Marion Correctional TEDx

Throughout this semester, the OHIO Center for Law, Justice & Culture has been cultivating a partnership with the Institute for Responsible Re-Entry at Marion Correctional Institution, a medium-security prison north of Columbus. This partnership has grown out of the Critical Resistance to Mass Incarceration series focusing on the U.S. criminal justice system. Some of the […]

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December 2, 2014 at 9:00 amAnnouncements News

Plan Now for Summer Research Internships; Workshops Dec. 2 and 3

Ethan Cottrill in Dr. Jeff Rack's Lab.

Chemistry student Ethan Cottrill helped physicians examine the development of babies in the Division of Newborn Medicine in Boston Children’s Hospital. In Minneapolis, physics major Samantha Thrush studied ripples in the space-time continuum. Donald Lippi explored new techniques in weather forecasting in Maryland, an experience that opened the door to […]

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December 1, 2014 at 11:45 pmAnnouncements Events

Physics & Astronomy Student Interns Take Center Stage, Nov. 22 – POSTPONED

Physics & Astronomy Student Interns Take Center Stage, Nov. 22 – POSTPONED

  Twenty-one Physics & Astronomy majors were engaged in summer internships during 2014, and most of them through the department’s internship program. In Their Own Words and Pictures Erin Grimes: “Building an Optics Model to Examine Works of Art and Nature” Miguel Gomez: “The Pion Cloud and Motion of Sub-Atomic […]

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November 22, 2014 at 5:45 pmEvents

‘Learn by Doing’ Internships in Physics & Astronomy

‘Learn by Doing’ Internships in Physics & Astronomy

 By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Why Be an Undergraduate Summer Intern? “To learn by experience!” – Samantha Thrush “I created my first successful nanostructure!” – Chris Wolfe “It allowed me to do something that may help advance our scientific knowledge.” – Ryan Goetz What Are Some Recent Intern Experiences? […]

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November 20, 2014 at 9:00 pmIn Class News Research

Assembling a Pulsed Laser Deposition System to Allow for Tandem MBE/PLD Sample Synthesis

Assembling a Pulsed Laser Deposition System to Allow for Tandem MBE/PLD Sample Synthesis

By Yonry Zhu B.S. HTC Engineering Physics, Class of 2017 I worked in Dr. Arthur Smith’s lab and designed a pulsed laser deposition system for fabricating semiconducting thin films. The system is meant to be a test bed for components that will ultimately be integrated into an existing molecular beam […]

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November 20, 2014 at 8:30 pmResearch

Developing a Photolithography Procedure to Produce Micron Scale Metallic Devices

Developing a Photolithography Procedure to Produce Micron Scale Metallic Devices

Chris Wolfe B.S. Physics, Class of 2015 Chris Wolfe developed a photolithography procedure in Dr. Eric Stinaff’s lab to produce micron (one millionth of a meter) scale metallic devices to ultimately use in the study of nanostructured materials. This involved significant effort to identify the optimal parameters to produce working […]

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November 20, 2014 at 8:27 pmResearch

Building Stirling Engines

Building Stirling Engines

By Sara Sand B.S. HTC Engineering Physics, Class of 2017 I spent about half of the summer in the lab with Dr. Martin Kordesch building rudimentary Stirling engines. I endeavored to build an understanding of the various types of Stirling engines, improve their efficiency, and gain laboratory and machine-shop skills. […]

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November 20, 2014 at 8:23 pmResearch