Curriculum Vitae                                              updated February, 2017

 

Gary J. Weisel                            

Professor of Physics

Penn State Altoona

3000 Ivyside Park

Altoona, PA  16601     

  


Education

Ph.D., Department of History, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, August, 2001 (History of Science)

 

Ph.D., Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, NC, May, 1992 (Nuclear Physics)

 

M.A., Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, NC, December, 1987

 

B.S., Department of Physics, Lafayette College, Easton, PA, May, 1978

 

Professional Experience

2011-present: Professor of Physics, Penn State Altoona, Altoona, PA


2006-2011: Associate Professor of Physics, Penn State Altoona, Altoona, PA

 

2000-2006: Assistant Professor of Physics, Penn State Altoona, Altoona, PA

 

1999-2000: Assistant Professor of Physics and History, Penn State Altoona, Altoona, PA

 

1997-1999: Adjunct Faculty, Penn State Altoona, Altoona, PA

 

1994-1996: Teaching Assistant, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, Adjunct Faculty, Santa Fe Community College, Gainesville, FL

 

1986-1993: Research Assistant, Duke University, Durham, NC

 

1985-1986: Teaching Assistant, Duke University, Durham, NC

 

1981-1985: Electrical Engineer, General Electric Microelectronics Center, Research Triangle Park, NC

 

1979-1981: Electrical Engineer, Solid State Scientific, Montgomeryville, PA

 

1978-1979: Electrical Engineer, National Semiconductor, Danbury, CT

 

 

Membership in Professional Societies

American Physical Society

American Association of Physics Teachers

 

Grants and Fellowships

1993-1994, Proctor Fellowship, University of Florida

1996-1997, Grant In Aid, American Institute of Physics

2000-2001, Research Development Grant, Penn State Altoona

2001-2002, Research Development Grant, Penn State Altoona

2003-2004, Research Development Grant, Penn State Altoona

2004-2005, Research Development Grant, Penn State Altoona

2003-2007, National Nuclear Security Agency, Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory, Duke University (W. Tornow, PI)

2004-2008, National Science Foundation, Penn State Altoona (D.T. Zimmerman, PI)

2012-2015, National Science Foundation, Penn State Altoona (D.T. Zimmerman, PI)

 

Research Projects

Nuclear Physics

            Few body nuclear physics

            Neutron-nucleus optical model  

 

Solid State Physics

            Rectenna devices
            Microwave heating of powdered metals     

            Percolation in metal-insulator composites  

 

History of Science

            Twentieth century physical science communities


 

Articles Published in Refereed Journals

30. R.A. Wambold, B.D. Borst, J. Qi, B.G. Willis, G.J. Weisel, and D.T. Zimmerman. "Tunable plasmonic response of metallic nano-antennna heterodimer arrays modified by atomic-layer deposition."  J. Nanophoton. 10 (2016) 026024.

 

29. G.J. Weisel, Tornow, W., and J.H. Esterline. "Neutron-deuteron analyzing power data at En = 21 MeV and the energy dependence of the three-nucleon analyzing power puzzle." Journal of Physics G: Nuclear Physics, 35 (2015) 085106.

 

28. G.J. Weisel, A.S. Crowell, J.H. Esterline, G.M. Hale, C.R. Howell, P.D. O'Malley, J.R. Tompkins, W. Tornow, and H. Witala. "Neutron-deuteron analyzing power data at En = 22.5 MeV."  Physical Review C 89 (2014) 054001 (7 pages).


27. M.A. Al-Ohali, J.P. Delaroche, C.R. Howell, M.M. Nagadi, A.A. Naqvi, W. Tornow, R.L. Walter, and G.J. Weisel. "Neutron scattering from 28Si and 32S from 8.0 to 18.9 MeV, dispersive optical model analyses, and ground-state correlations." Physical Review C 86 (2012) 034603 (14 pages).

 

26. Tornow, W., J.H. Esterline, C.A. Leckey, and G.J. Weisel. "High-Pressure 3He-Xe gas scintillators for simultaneous detection of neutrons and gamma rays over a large energy range." Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 647 (2011) 86 (8 pages).

 

25. Weisel, G.J., R.T. Braun, and W. Tornow. "Corrections of the Polarization Dependent Efficiency and New Neutron-Proton Analyzing Power Data at 7.6 MeV." Physical Review C 82 (2010) 027001 (4 pages).

 

24. Zhou, Zuying, Xichao Ruan, Yanfeng Du, Bujia Qi, Hongqing Tang, Haihong Xia, R.L. Walter, R.L. Braun, C.R. Howell, W. Tornow, and G.J. Weisel, M. Dupuis and J.P. Delaroche, Zemin Chen, Zhenpeng Chen, and Yingtang Chen. "Differential Cross Section for Neutron Scattering from 209Bi at 37 MeV and the Weak Particle-Core Coupling." Physical Review C 82 (2010) 024601 (7 pages).

 

23. Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, B.J. Crowe III, A.S. Crowell, J.H. Esterline, C.R. Howell, R.A. Macri, R.S. Pedroni, R.L. Walter, and H. Witala.  "Neutron-Deuteron Analyzing Power Measurements at En = 19 MeV." Physical Review C 81 (2010) 024003 (9 pages).

 

22. Weisel, G.J., "Properties and Phenomena: Basic Plasma Physics and Fusion Research in Postwar America." Physics in Perspective 10 (2008) 396-437.

 

21. Zimmerman, D.T., J. D. Cardellino, K. T. Cravener, K. R. Feather, N. M. Miskovsky, and G. J. Weisel, "Microwave Absorption in Percolating Metal-insulator Composites," Applied Physics Letters 93 (2008) 214103.

 

20. Tornow, W., J.H. Esterline, and G.J. Weisel, "Energy Dependence of the Three-Nucleon Analyzing Power Puzzle." Journal of Physics G: Nuclear Physics, 35 (2008) 125104 (7 pages).

 

19. Braun, R.T., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, C.D. Roper, F. Salinas, R. Setze, R.L. Walter, and G.J. Weisel.  "Neutron-Proton Analyzing Power Measurements at En = 12 MeV."  Physics Letters B 660 (2008) 161-166.

 

18. Ma, J., J.F. Diehl, E.J. Johnson, K.R. Martin, N.M. Miskovsky, C.T. Smith, G.J. Weisel, B.L. Weiss, and D.T. Zimmerman. "Systematic Study of Microwave Absorption, Heating, and Microstructure Evolution of Porous Copper Powder Metal Compacts." Journal of Applied Physics 101 (2007) 074906.
 

17. Nagadi, M. M., G. J. Weisel, R. L. Walter, J. P. Delaroche, and P. Romain.  "Spin-Spin Interaction Between Polarized Neutrons and Polarized 27Al, 59Co, and 93Nb."  Physical Review C 70 (2004) 064604.

 

16. Chen, Zemin, R.L. Walter, W. Tornow, G.J. Weisel, C.R. Howell, and X. Zhang.  "A Dispersive Optical Model for 120Sn(n,n) from -20 to +80 MeV and Properties of Valence Neutron Single-Particle States for 120Sn."  Journal of Physics G 30 (2004) 1847-1859.

 

15. Nagadi, M. M., C. R. Howell, W. Tornow, G. J. Weisel, M. A. AlOhali, R. T. Braun, H. R. Setze, Z. Chen, R. L. Walter, J. P. Delaroche, and P. Romain.  "Dispersive Optical-Model and Coupled Channels Descriptions of Neutron Scattering from 27Al and 59Co up to 80 MeV."  Physical Review C 68 (2003) 044610.

 

14. Tornow, W., N. G. Czakon, C. R. Howell, A. Hutcheson, J. H. Kelley, V. N. Litvinenko, S. F. Mikhailov, I. V. Pinayev, G. J. Weisel, and H. Witała.  "Low-Energy Photodisintegration of the Deuteron and Big-Bang Nucleosynthesis."  Physics Letters B 574: 8-13 (2003). 

 

13. Neidel, E.M., W. Tornow, D.E. Gonzalez-Trotter, C.R. Howell, A.S. Crowell, R.A. Macri, R.L. Walter, G.J. Weisel, B.J. Crowe III, R.S. Pedroni, D.M. Markoff, and H. Witala, "A New Twist to the Long-Standing Three-Nucleon Analyzing Power Puzzle."  Physics Letters B 552 (2003) 29-34.

 

12. VanderKam, J.M., G.J. Weisel, and W. Tornow. "Analytical Solution of Dispersion Relations for the Nuclear Optical Model." Journal of Physics G 26 (2000) 1787-1794.

 

11. Weisel, G.J. and R.L. Walter. "Sensitivity Tests on Parameters of the Nucleon-Nucleon Dispersive Optical Model." Physical Review C 59 (1999) 1189-1192.

 

10. Felsher, P.D., C.R. Howell, M.L. Roberts, J.M. Hanly, G.J. Weisel, M. Al Ohali, R.L. Walter, I. Slaus, J.M. Lambert, P.A. Treado, G. Mertens, and A.C. Fonseca. "Analyzing Power Measurements for the d + d --> d + p + n Breakup Reaction at 12 MeV." Physical Review C 56 (1997) 38-49.

 

9. Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, P.D. Felsher, M. AlOhali, M.L. Roberts, R.K. Das, and R.L. Walter. "Analyzing Power Measurements for 209Bi(n,n) at 6 and 9 MeV and Consistent Dispersive Optical-model Analyses for n+209Bi and n+208Pb from -20 to +80 MeV." Physical Review C 54 (1996) 2410-2428.

 

8. Howell, C.R., P.D. Felsher, W. Tornow, M.L. Roberts, J.M. Hanly, G.J. Weisel, M. AlOhali, R.L. Walter, I. Slaus, J.M. Lambert, P.A. Treado and G. Mertens. "Novel Probe of Charge Symmetry Breaking: Deuteron-Induced Deuteron Breakup." Physical Review C 48 (1993) 2855-2863.

 

7. Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, P.D. Felsher, M. AlOhali, Z.P. Chen, J.M. Lambert, R.L. Walter, P.A. Treado and I. Slaus, "Neutron-Proton Analyzing Power Data Between 7.6 and 18.5 MeV." Physical Review C 46 (1992) 1599-1606.

 

6. Roberts, M.L., P.D. Felsher, G.J. Weisel, Zemin Chen, C.R. Howell, W. Tornow, R.L. Walter, and D.J. Horen. "Measurements of Ay(q) for n+ 208Pb from 6 to 10 MeV and the Neutron-Nucleus Interaction Over the Energy Range from Bound States at -17 MeV up to Scattering at 40 MeV." Physical Review C 44 (1991) 2006-2024.

 

5. Howell, C.R., W. Tornow, H.G. Pfuetzner, M.L. Roberts,  K. Murphy, P.D. Felsher, G.J. Weisel, R.L. Walter, J.M. Lambert, P.A. Treado, and I. Slaus. "Neutron- Deuteron Elastic Scattering and Breakup Reactions Below 20 MeV." Nuclear Instruments and Methods B 56 (1991) 459-463.

 

4. Tornow, W., C.R. Howell, M. AlOhali, Z.P. Chen, P.D. Felsher, J.M. Hanly, R.L.   Walter, G. J. Weisel, G. Mertens, I. Slaus, H. Witala, and W. Gloeckle. "The Low-Energy Neutron-Deuteron Analyzing Power and the 3P0,1,2 Interactions of Nucleon-Nucleon Potentials." Physics Letters B 257 (1991) 273-277.

 

3. Howell, C.R., W. Tornow, H.G. Pfuetzner, Anli Li, M.L. Roberts, K. Murphy, P.D. Felsher, G.J. Weisel, R.L. Walter, J.M. Lambert, P.A. Treado and I. Slaus. "Techniques for Vector Analyzing Power Measurements of the 2H(npol,np)n Breakup Reaction at Low Energies." Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 290 (1990) 424-436.

 

2. Tornow, W., C.R. Howell, H.G. Pfuetzner, M.L. Roberts, P.D. Felsher, Z.M. Chen, M. AlOhali, G.J. Weisel, R.L. Walter and A.A. Naqvi. "Analyzing Power for 12C(npol,n0,1)12C and Evaluation of n+12C Scattering at 18.2 MeV." Journal of Physics G 14 (1988), 49-64.

 

1. Cohen, S.S., J.F. Norton, E.F. Koch, and G.J. Weisel. "Shallow Boron-Doped Junctions in Silicon." Journal of Applied Physics 57 (1985) 1200-1213.


 

Meeting Proceedings and book chapters

N.M. Miskovsky, P.H. Cutler, A. Mayer, B.G. Willis, D.T. Zimmerman, G.J. Weisel, James M. Chen, T.E. Sullivan, P.B. Lerner "The role of geometry in nanoscale rectennas for rectification and energy conversion," Proc. SPIE 8824, Next Generation (Nano) Photonic and Cell Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion IV, 88240S (2013).

N.M. Miskovsky, P.H. Cutler, P.B. Lerner, A. Mayer, B.G. Willis, D.T. Zimmerman, G.J. Weisel, T.E. Sullivan. "Nanoscale Rectennas with Sharp Tips for Absorption and Rectification of Optical Radiation."   In Garret Moddel and Sachit Grover (Eds.), Rectenna Solar Cells (Springer, 2013).

 

Tornow, W., J.H. Esterline, and G.J. Weisel. "Some Recent Few-Body Activities at TUNL."  18th International IUPAP Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics, Sāo Paulo, Brazil, August 21-26, 2006.  Nuclear Physics A790, 64c (2007).

 

Tornow, W., J.H. Esterline, C.R. Howell, H.J. Karwowski, J.H. Kelley, A.P. Tonchev, J. Li, S.F. Mikhailov, I.V. Pinayev, Y.K. Wu, G.J. Weisel, and H. Witala. "Photon Analyzing Power for the Three-Body Breakup of 3He at Eg = 15.0 MeV." Few-Body Problems in Physics: The 19th European Conference on Few-Body Problems 138-141 (2005). 

 

Tornow, W., N.G. Czakon, C.R. Howell, A. Hutcheson, J.H. Kelley, V.N. Litvinenko, S. Mikhailov, I.V. Pinayev, G.J. Weisel, and H. Witala. "Photodisintegration of the Deuteron between Eg = 2.4 and 4.0 MeV." Few-Body Systems Supplement 14: 347-348 (2003).

 

Tornow, W., N.G. Czakon, C.R. Howell, A. Hutcheson, J.H. Kelley, V.N. Litvinenko, S. Mikhailov, I.V. Pinayev, G.J. Weisel, and H. Witala. "Analyzing Power for the Photodisintegration of the Deuteron between Eg = 2.4 and 4.0 MeV." Modern Physics Letters A18: 282-285 (2003).

 

Tornow, W., E.M. Neidel, D.E. Gonzalez Trotter, C.R. Howell, A.S. Crowell, R.A. Macri, R.L. Walter, G.J. Weisel, J. Esterline, H. Witala, B.J. Crowe III, R.S. Pedroni, D.M. Markoff. "Electromagnetic Effects and the Long-Standing Three-Nucleon Analyzing Power Puzzle."  Modern Physics Letters A18: 258-261 (2003). 

 

Walter, R. L., G. J. Weisel, R. K. Das, W. Tornow, and C. R. Howell.  "The Dispersive Optical Model for n + 208Pb and n + 209Bi."  Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B79: 282-285 (1993). 

 

Weisel, G. J., W. Tornow, C. R. Howell, P. D. Felsher, M. AlOhali, Z. P. Chen, R. L. Walter, J. M. Lambert, and P. A. Treado.  "Neutron-Proton Analyzing Power Data at 7.6, 12.0, 14.1, 16.0, 18.5 MeV."  Journal de Physique Colloque C6, supplement au no 22, Tome 51: 515-518 (1990). 

 


Reference Works

Black, Brian C., D.M. Hassenzahl, J.C. Stephens, G.J. Weisel, and N. Gift. Climate Change An Encyclopedia of Science and History. (ABC-CLIO, 2013).


Black, Brian C., and Gary J. Weisel. Global Warming (Historical Guides to Controversial Issues in America). (Greenwood Press, 2010).

 

Weisel, G.J.  Nuclear Physics Scientific Thought: In Context.  (Gale, Cengage Learning, 2009).

 

Weisel, G.J.  Semiconductors Scientific Thought: In Context.  (Gale, Cengage Learning, 2009).

 

Weisel, G.J.  PhysicsNew Dictionary of the History of Ideas.  (Charles Schribner's Sons, 2004).

 

Book Reviews

Weisel, G. J.  An Indispensible Truth, by Francis F. Chen.  American Journal of Physics, 79 (2011) 1276.

 

Weisel, G. J.  The Genesis of General Relativity, edited by Juergen Renn.  ISIS, 100 (2009) 185.

 

Weisel, G. J.  Einstein: The Passions of a Scientist  by Barry Parker.  ISIS 94 (2003) 758.

 

Weisel, G.J. Boltzmann's Atom: The Great Debate that Launched a Revolution in Physics, by David Lindley.  Today's Chemist at Work, 11 (8): (2002) 25.

 

Weisel, G.J. The Atom in the History of Human Thought, by Bernard Pullman. Today's Chemist at Work, 8 (9): (1999) 31.


 

Talks and Posters (selected)

D.T. Zimmerman, J.M. Chen, M. Phillips, D. Rager, Z. Sinisi, R. Wambold, G.J. Weisel B. Weiss, B. Willis, and N. Miskovsky, "Nanoscale rectenna for broadband rectification of light from infrared to visible," March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Denver, CO, March 2014.


D.T. Zimmerman, J.M. Chen, G.J. Weisel, B.L. Weiss, "Nanoscale, geometrically-asymmetric tunnel junctions for collection and rectification of light from infrared to visible," Departments of Physics and Electrical Engineering, Rostock University, Rostock, Germany, March 1, 2013.

D.T. Zimmerman, K. Adu, R.C. Bell, T.D. Hooper, G.J. Weisel, "Electromagnetic transport in magnetorheological elastomer composites," March Meeting of the American Physical Society, Dallas, TX, March 2011.


Weisel, G.J. "Between the Laboratory and Space: Basic Plasma Physics in Postwar America." Part of the Computations in Science Seminar of the James Franck Institute at the University of Chicago, May 20, 2009.

 

Weisel, G.J. "The Three Nucleon Analyzing Power Puzzle: Paradigms and Pitfalls."  Commissariat l'Energie Atomique, Centre d'Etudes de Bruyeres le Chatel, France, July 24, 2008.

 

A. Hutcheson, A.S. Crowell, B. Fallin, C.R. Howell, M. Kiser, E. Kwan, A.P. Tonchev, W. Tornow, J.H. Kelley, C.T. Angell, H.J. Karwowski, R.S. Pedroni, G.J. Weisel, J.A. Becker, D. Dashdorj, R.A. Macri, N. Fotiades, and R.O. Nelson, "Neutron-Induced Partial Gamma-Ray Cross-Section Measurements on Uranium at TUNL," 2008 April Meeting of the American Physical Society, St. Louis, Missouri, April 2008.

 

K.R. Martin, J. Cardellino, E.J. Johnson, N.M. Miskovsky, G.J. Weisel, D.T. Zimmerman, J. Ma. "Percolation Studies of Metal-insulator Composites at Microwave Frequencies." Poster presented at the 2008 March Meeting of the APS, March 10-14, New Orleans, Louisiana.
 

A. Hutcheson, A.S. Crowell , J.H. Esterline , B. Fallin , C.R. Howell , M. Kiser , A.P. Tonchev , W. Tornow , J.H. Kelley , C.T. Angell , M. Boswell , H.J. Karwowski , R.S. Pedroni , G.J. Weisel , J.A. Becker , D. Dashdorj , R.A. Macri , and R.O. Nelson, "Neutron-Induced Partial Gamma-Ray Cross-Section Measurements on Uranium at TUNL," 2007 Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics, Newport News, Virginia, October 2007.

 

Esterline, J.H., A.S. Crowell , B.A. Fallin , C.R. Howell , A. Hutcheson , M.F. Kidd , M.R. Kiser, R.A. Macri , S. Tajima , W. Tornow , B.J. Crowe , R.S. Pedroni , and G.J. Weisel, "Neutron-Helium-3 Analyzing Powers between 1.60 and 5.54 MeV," 2007 Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics, Newport News, Virginia, October 2007.

 

Zimmerman, D.T., E.J. Johnson, J. Ma, K.R. Martin, N.M. Miskovsky, C.T. Smith, G.J. Weisel, and B.L. Weiss. "Microwave Heating and Pre-sintering of Copper Powder Metal Compacts in Separated Electric and Magnetic Fields." Talk given at PM2006: World Congress on Powder Metallurgy, September 24-28, 2006 Busan, South Korea. 

 

Weisel, G.J., A.S. Crowell, J.H. Esterline, C.R. Howell, J.H. Kelley, R.A. Macri, W. Tornow, R.L. Walter, B. Crowe, R. Pedroni, and H. Witala. "Neutron-Deuteron Analyzing Power Data at 19.0 MeV." Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the APS, Chicago, IL, October 2004.  BAPS 49, no. 6 (2004) 107.

 

J.H. Esterline, C.R. Howell, R.A. Macri, S. Tajima, W. Tornow, B. Crowe, R.S. Pedroni, and G.J. Weisel. "Neutron-Helium-3 Analyzing Power at 4.05 and 5.54 MeV." Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the APS, Chicago, IL, October 2004. BAPS 49, no. 6 (2004) 107.

 

A. Tonchev, S. Churchwell, A. Crowell, B. Fallin, C. Howell, M. Kiser, R. Macri, W. Tornow, R.L. Walter, R. Pedroni, G.J. Weisel, J. Becker, R. Cooper, D. Dashdor, N. Fotiades, R. Nelson, and I. Lantuejoul. "Gamma-Ray Cross-Section Measurements on Actinides Using a Monoenergetic and Pulse Beam at TUNL." Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the APS, Chicago, IL, October 2004.  BAPS 49, no. 6 (2004) 90.

 

Weisel, G.J., J.H. Esterline, S. Churchwell, B. Crowe, A.S. Crowell, C.R. Howell, J.H. Kelley, R.A. Macri, R. Pedroni, W. Tornow, R.L. Walter, and H. Witala. "Neutron-Deuteron Analyzing Power at En = 19.0 MeV." Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the APS, Philadelphia, PA, April 2003.  BAPS 48, no. 2 (2003) 180.

 

Weisel, G.J. "Identity and Unity: The Plasma Physics Community of the 1960s." 2002 Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society, Milwaukee, WI, November 2002.

 

Weisel, G.J., R.T. Braun, and W. Tornow. "Neutron-Proton Analyzing Power Data at 12.0 MeV," 2001 Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the APS, Washington, D.C. BAPS 46 (2001) 129.

 

Walter, R.L. and G.J. Weisel. "Sensitivity Tests on Parameters of the Nucleon-Nucleus Dispersive Optical Model."  Annual Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics, Santa Fe, NM, October 1998.  BAPS 43 (1998) 1591.

 

Weisel, G.J. "Three Visions of Plasma Physics." 1998 Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society, Kansas City, MO, October 1998.

 

Weisel, G.J. "The Foundation of Plasma Physics as a Scientific Discipline." 1996 Annual Meeting of the History of Science Society, Atlanta Georgia, November 1996.

 

Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, J.M. Vanderkam and R.L. Walter, "Modeling the 209Bi(n,n) 209Pb(n,n) Systems in Both the Bound and Continuum Regime."  1991 Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the APS, Durham, NC.  BAPS 36 (1991) 2730.

 

Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, M.L. Roberts, P.D. Felsher, M. AlOhali, J.M. Hanly, R.L. Walter. "Analyzing Power Data for 209Bi(n,n) at 6 and 9 MeV." 1990 Spring Meeting of the APS, Washington, DC.  BAPS 35 (1990) 1039.

 

Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, P.D. Felsher, Z.P. Chen, M. AlOhali, J.M. Hanly, R.L. Walter. "Analyzing Power Data for Neutron Scattering from Protons Between 7.6 and 18.5 MeV." 1989 Spring Meeting of the APS, Baltimore, Maryland.  BAPS 34 (1989) 1140.

 

Weisel, G.J., W. Tornow, C.R. Howell, M.L. Roberts, P.D. Felsher, M. AlOhali, J.M. Hanly, and R.L. Walter. "Analyzing Power Data for Neutron Scattering from 209Bi at 6 and 9 MeV." 1988 Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Section of the APS, Raleigh, NC.  BAPS 33 (1988) 2195.


 

Undergraduate Research

I have supervised or helped supervise many students, in different areas of research and at different locations
Two students working on nuclear physics (data analysis) at Penn State Altoona
Five students working on nuclear physics (experimental) in a Research Experience for Undergraduates program at Duke University
One undergraduate thesis in nuclear physics at Guilford College
Over 20 students working on solid state physics at Penn State Altoona
Three masters students working on solid state physics at Penn State Altoona


 

Teaching experience

Phys 001  The Science of Physics        

Phys 211  General Physics: Mechanics                                  

Phys 212  General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism                     

Phys 213  General Physics: Fluids, Waves, and Thermal                     

Phys 214  General Physics: Optics and Modern Physics                  

Phys 237  Modern Physics                                  

Phys 250  Introductory Physics I              

Phys 251  Introductory Physics II                       

Phys 400  Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism          

Phys 419  Theoretical Mechanics                        

Astr 001  Astronomical Universe                 

Hist 122  History of Science: Origins to Newton                      

Hist 123  History of Science: Renaissance to the Present                 

Hist 428  The Darwinian Revolution                        

SC 400  Consequences of Science