Affiliated Researchers: Physics

Affiliates are Penn Staters who have a connection to or an interest in the work of the Institutes of Energy and the Environment.

Displaying 79 search result(s) for Physics.

Yashar Mehmani


Assistant Professor, Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Kerogen, Porosity, Direct Numerical Simulation, Porous Materials, Multiscale Methods

Wesley Reinhart


Assistant Professor in Materials Science and Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Nanochannel, Simulation, Janus, Machine Learning, Deoxyribonucleic Acid

Sven Schmitz


Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Rotors, Wind Turbines, Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Vortex Flow, Aerodynamics

Adri van Duin


Professor and Kenneth Kuan-Yuo Kuo Early Career Professorship, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Molecular Dynamics, Field Theory (physics), Simulation, Force, Computer Simulation

Gregory Kelly


Associate Dean, College of Education
Top research keywords: Discourse, Classroom, Student, Engineering, Discourse Analysis

William Driscoll


Assistant Professor of Biology, School of Science, Engineering, and Technology
Top research keywords: Altruism, Allelopathy, Sociobiology, Haptophyta, Algal Bloom

Elia Merzari


Associate Professor, Ken and Mary Alice Lindquist Department of Nuclear Engineering
Top research keywords: Large Eddy Simulation, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Direct Numerical Simulation, Turbulence, Bundles

Rebecca Napolitano


Assistant Professor in Architectural Engineering, Architectural Engineering
Top research keywords: Structural Health Monitoring, Photogrammetry, Virtual Reality, Lighthouses, Cracks

Zhiqiang Mao


Professor, Eberly College of Science
Top research keywords: Superconductivity, Superconductor, Superconducting Materials, Metalloids, Fermi Surface

Marek Flaska


Associate Professor, Ken and Mary Alice Lindquist Department of Nuclear Engineering
Top research keywords: Neutrons, Scintillation Counters, Phosphors, Discrimination, Gamma Rays

Mark Miller


Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Wind Turbines, Reynolds Number, Turbulence, High Reynolds Number, Channel Flow

Sukwon Choi


Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: High Electron Mobility Transistors, Thermometry, Hot Temperature, Energy Gap, Gallium

Rongming Chu


Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering
Top research keywords: High Electron Mobility Transistors, Heterojunctions, Two Dimensional Electron Gas, Two-Dimensional Electron Gas, Breakdown Voltage

Susan Trolier-McKinstry


Steward S. Flaschen Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Lead Zirconate Titanate, Thin Films, Ferroelectric Materials, Liquid Film, Lead Zirconate Titanates

Jude Liu


Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Top research keywords: Bales, Soils, Straw, Biomass, Square Bales

Nasim Alem


Norris B. McFarlane Faculty Career Development Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Monolayers, Transition Metals, Boron Nitride, Monolayer, Graphene

Natasha Miles


Research Associate, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Top research keywords: Fluxes, Atmospheric Inversion, Boundary Layer, Methane, Greenhouse Gases

Julio Urbina


Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering
Top research keywords: Radar, Meteor, Meteor Trails, Meteoroids, Radar Tracking

Kofi Adu


Associate Professor, Division of Mathematics & Natural Sciences (Altoona)
Top research keywords: Carbon Nanotubes, Phonons, Nanowires, Phonon, Nanowire

Janna Maranas


Professor, Chemical Engineering
Top research keywords: Polyethylene Oxides, Neutron Scattering, Molecular Dynamics, Simulation, Polymers

John Cimbala


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Neutron Radiography, Vortex Flow, Flow Visualization, Heat Pipes, Boundary Layers

Noel Chris Giebink


Charles K. Etner Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering
Top research keywords: Organic Semiconductor Materials, Organic Semiconductors, Polarons, Excitons, Semiconductor

Ayusman Sen


Distinguished Professor, Chemistry
Top research keywords: Olefins, Copolymerization, Palladium, Polymers, Catalysts

Clive Randall


Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Ceramic, Sintering, Ferroelectric Materials, Temperature, Dielectric Properties

Suzanne Mohney


Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Top research keywords: Ohmic Contacts, Electric Contacts, Contact Resistance, Nanowires, Annealing

Amanul Haque


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Thin Films, Nanowires, Electron Microscopes, MEMS, Electron Particle

Azaree Lintereur


Assistant Professor, Ken and Mary Alice Lindquist Department of Nuclear Engineering
Top research keywords: Neutrons, Gamma Rays, Neutron Counters, Detectors, Lithium Fluoride

Abu Asaduzzaman



Top research keywords: Adsorption, Atoms, Density Functional Theory, Electronic Properties, Electronic Property

Michael Lanagan


Professor, Engineering Science and Mechanics
Top research keywords: Permittivity, Dielectric Material, Dielectric Properties, Superconducting Materials, Ceramic

Johannes Verlinde


Professor, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Top research keywords: Radar, Doppler Radar, Ice, Ice Crystal, Liquid

Zhiwen Liu


Professor, Electrical Engineering
Top research keywords: Imaging Techniques, Raman Scattering, Fibers, Photonic Crystal Fibers, Wavelength

Scott Richardson


Senior Research Associate, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
Top research keywords: Fluxes, Atmospheric Inversion, Greenhouse Gases, Boundary Layer, Towers

Douglas Cowen


Professor, Physics
Top research keywords: Neutrinos, Detectors, Decay, Muons, Observatories

Susan Stewart


Associate Teaching Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Wind Turbines, Wind Power, Rotors, Condensers (liquefiers), Condenser Tubes

Mark Maughmer


Professor, Aerospace Engineering
Top research keywords: Airfoils, Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Drag, Boundary Layers

Matthew Rau


Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Jet, Jet Impingement, Boiling Liquids, Boiling, Heat Transfer

Darryl Farber


Assistant Professor, School of Engineering Design, Technology, and Professional Programs
Top research keywords: Decommissioning (nuclear Reactors), Environmental Restoration And Remediation, Nuclear Industry, Radioactive Wastes, Nuclear Reactors

Stefan Thynell


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Thermolysis, Decomposition, Propellants, Radiation, RDX

Luis Ayala


William A. Fustos Family Professor, John and Willie Leone Department of Energy & Mineral Engineering (EME)
Top research keywords: Gases, Gas Condensates, Fluids, Gas, Gas Reservoir

Daniel Haworth


Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Flame, Turbulence, Radiation, Probability Density Function, Soot