Physics

PHYSICS PUBLICATIONS

Selected Publications from Faculty and Students

FACULTY

Dr. Ataur Chowdhury, Associate Professor

Physics Academic Advisor

Email: archowdhury@alaska.edu  

Phone: 907-474-6109

118 Reichardt Bldg

Special Interests/Research: Condensed Matter physics, nanotechnology 

Dr. Mark Conde, Associate Professor

Email: mark.conde@gi.alaska.edu

706F Elvey Bldg    

907-474-7741

Homepage: http://fulcurm.gi.alaska.edu/conde/

Special Interests/Research: Auroral processes and space weather

Dr. Peter A. Delamere, Associate Professor

Email: Peter.Delamere@gi.alaska.edu                                       

108 Reichardt Bldg;  907-474-6442

Homepage:

http://www2.gi.alaska.edu/~pdelamere

Special Interests/Research: Comparative magnetospheric physics with emphasis  on the numerical simulation of space plasmas using hybrid (kinetic ion, fluid  electron) and multi-fluid techniques.

Dr. Roman Makarevich, Associate Professor

116 Reichardt

907-474-7075
Webpage:

http://www2.gi.alaska.edu/~romanmak/

Special Interests/Research: radio remote sensing of the ionosphere and magnetosphere  

Dr. David Newman, Professor

Email: denewman@alaska.edu  

112 Reichardt Bldg;  907-474-7858

Homepage: http://ffden-2.phys.uaf.edu/

Special Interests/Research: Complex systems, turbulence, nonlinear dynamics and fusion plasma physics

Dr. Chung-Sang Ng, Associate Professor

Email: chung-sang.ng@gi.alaska.edu

706E Elvey Building; 907-474-7367

HomePage: http://www.gi.alaska.edu/~chungsangng/

Special Interests/Research: Theoretical and computational plasma physics, with applications in space and fusion plasmas

Dr. John V. Olson, Professor

Email: jvo@gi.alaska.edu

110 Reichardt Bldg  907-474-7559

Special Interests/Research: Plasma wave propagation, atmospheric infrasound, digital

Dr. Antonius Otto, Professor

Email: ao@how.gi.alaska.edu

708C Elvey Building; 907-474-6169

HomePage: http://how.gi.alaska.edu/ao/index.html

Special Interests/Research: Space plasma theory and simulation

Dr. Channon Price, Associate Professor

Email: cpprice@alaska.edu

120 Reichard Building; 907-474-6106
Special Interests/Research: Theoretical physics, astrophysics, space plasma physics and nonlinear dynamics

Dr. Curt Szuberla, Associate Professor

110 Reichardt Bldg
907-474-7347
Space-faculty page website: 
 
Special Interests/Research:
Atmospheric infrasound and digital signal processing.  

Research webpage: http://www2.gi.alaska.edu/infrasound/ 

Dr. Martin Truffer, Associate Professor

Dr. Renate Wackerbauer, Associate Professor

Email: rawackerbauer@alaska.edu

106 Reichardt Building; 907-474-6108

HomePage: http://ffden-2.phys.uaf.edu/wacker/

Special Interests/Research: Complex temporal and spatiotemporal dynamics, Stochastic dynamical systems, Nonlinear time series analysis and Modeling of biological systems: coupled (biological) oscillators/circadian rhythms/neuron dynamics

Dr. Hui Zhang, Assistant Professor

hzhang@gi.alaska.edu (Email)

Office: 708D Elvey Building

Phone #: 907-474-5914

HomePage:   http://www.gi.alaska.edu/~hzhang/

Special Interests/Research: Space Plasma Physics, Magnetospheric Physics, Solar Wind-Magnetosphere Interaction

AFFLIATE/ASSOCIATE FACULTY

Dr. Scott Bailey (Affliate)

Dr. William Bristow (Associate)/UAF Electrical Engrg

Dr. Benjamin Carreras (Affliate)

Dr. Richard Collins (Associate)/UAF Atmospheric Sciences

Dr. Don Hampton (Associate)/Geophysical Institute

Dr. Matthew Heavner (Affliate)

Dr. Dirk Lummerzheim (Associate)/Geophysical Institute

Dr. Erin Pettit (Associate)/UAF Geology/Geophysics

Dr. Raul Sanchez (Affliate)

Dr. William Simpson (Associate)/UAF Chemistry

Dr. Tom Weingartner (Associate)/Institute of Marine Sciences   

EMERITUS FACULTY

  • John Craven, Professor of Physics
  • Charles Deehr, Professor of Physics
  • Thomas Hallinan, Professor of Geophysics
  • William Harrison, Professor of Physics
  • John Morack, Professor of Physics
  • Hans Nielsen, Professor of Physics
  • Fred Rees, Professor of Physics
  • Juan Roederer, Professor of Physics
  • Davis Sentman, Professor of Physics (deceased)
  • Glenn Shaw, Professor of Physics
  • Knut Stamnes, Professor of Physics
  • Daniel Swift, Professor of Physics
  • Brenton Watkins, Professor of Physics
  • Gunter Weller, Professor of Geophysics
  • Gerd Wendler, Professor of Geophysics

STAFF

Saundra "Sandy" Stevens, Office Manager