Post Tagged with: "Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics"

Physics & Astronomy Welcomes New Faculty Member, Zach Meisel

Physics & Astronomy Welcomes New Faculty Member, Zach Meisel

By Jamison Lahman Physics & Astronomy PACE writer The Physics & Astronomy Department welcomes a new faculty member to the Athens campus this fall. Dr. Zachary Meisel, Assistant Professor, joins the department and the Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics after completing postdoctoral research at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. He obtained […]

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September 9, 2016 at 3:42 pmNews

INPP Seminar | First Neutron-rich Beam Induced (α,xn) reaction studies with Ha-baNERO (not the pepper), Sept. 27

Nuclear physicists Tony Ahn and Zach Meisel stand on the dock at the Edwards Accelerator Lab and behind section of the polyethylene blocks used to slow down neutrons. The holes are where the detectors are placed.

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Tony Ahn, of Michigan State University, presenting “First Neutron-rich Beam Induced (α,xn) reaction studies with Ha-baNERO,” on Tuesday, September 27, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Solar abundance pattern tells us historical evidences […]

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September 1, 2016 at 5:30 pmEvents

Science Café | Symmetries in Nature: A Key to the Subatomic World, Sept. 7

Dr. Daniel Phillips

Science Café features Dr. Daniel Phillips on “Symmetries in Nature: A Key to the Subatomic World” on Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 5 p.m. in the Baker Center Front Room. Phillips, Professor of Physics & Astronomy and Director of the Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics, thinks that the quest to […]

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September 1, 2016 at 2:45 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Inclusive Deuteron-Induced Reactions, Aug. 30

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Gregory Potel, of Michigan State University, presenting “Inclusive Deuteron-Induced Reactions,” on Tuesday, August 30, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract: Deuteron-induced reactions have long been used to probe single-particle aspects of nuclear spectra. […]

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August 1, 2016 at 4:45 pmEvents

Probing Red Giants with a DRAGON

Probing Red Giants with a DRAGON

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Dr. Carl Brune, Professor of Physics & Astronomy and member of the Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP), traveled recently to TRIUMF, Canada’s national lab for nuclear and particle physics, located in Vancouver. With him were his doctoral students Rekam Giri and Som […]

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June 9, 2016 at 3:18 pmNews Research

Physicists Host International Meetings on X-Ray Bursts and Neutron Stars, May 22-27

The Cassiopeia A supernova remnant is one of the most famous objects studied by astronomers. It harbors the youngest known neutron star. Image: NASA/CXC/SAO

By Jean Andrews Physics & Astronomy Researchers from around the world interested in deep space phenomena convene at Ohio University in May. More than 80 scientists from 12 countries and 14 U.S. states will address topics such as: How are neutron stars born? Are elements heavier than iron, such as […]

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May 17, 2016 at 2:42 pmEvents

INPP Seminar | Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter, April 5

INPP Seminar | Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter, April 5

The Institute of Nuclear and Particle Physics (INPP) presents Joseph B. Natowitz, of Texas A & M University, presenting “Chemical Equilibrium in Low Density Nuclear Matter,” on Tuesday, April 5, at at 4 p.m. in Edwards Accelerator Lab, Roger W. Finlay Conference Room. Abstract:  Conventional theoretical calculations of nuclear matter […]

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April 1, 2016 at 11:00 pmEvents