University of Denver

Department of Physics and Astronomy

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2112 E. Wesley Ave
Denver, CO 80208-2238
(303) 871-2238
(303) 871-4405 (fax)

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Specialties for Degree Program

Research specialty Degree type
PhD
(Theoretical/Experimental)
Master's
(Final degree/Enroute to PhD)
Applied Physics Experimental Both
Astronomy Experimental Both
Astrophysics Both Both
Biophysics Both Both
Chemical Physics Theoretical Both
Condensed Matter Physics Both Both
Engineering Physics/Science Both Both
Low Temperature Physics Experimental Both
Materials Science, Metallurgy Both Both
Optics Experimental Both
Statistical & Thermal Physics Theoretical Both

Departmental Research and Staff

THEORETICAL

Astrophysics

Radiative transfer simulations of circumstellar material.
Sophia Cisernos, Jennifer Hoffman, Toshiya Ueta

Biophysics

Computational studies of protein-protein interactions.
Kingshuk Ghosh

Condensed Matter Physics

Gas adsorption on nanostructures.
M. Calbi

EXPERIMENTAL

Astronomy

Binary stars; stellar evolution; supernovae and supernova progenitors; spectropolarimetry; telescope design and instrumentation.
Jennifer Hoffman, Ronald Mickle, Robert Stencel, Toshiya Ueta

Astrophysics

Stellar mass loss and mass transfer; stellar wind-ISM interaction; circumstellar material; dust composition and formation.
Jennifer Hoffman, Jonathan Ormes, Robert Stencel, Toshiya Ueta

Atmosphere, Space Physics, Cosmic Rays

Cosmic rays.
Jonathan Ormes

Biophysics

Molecular dynamics of actin.
Dinah Loerke

Condensed Matter Physics

Materials physics and science; applied physics; low-temperature physics; thin films and nanostructures; measurements of thermal, magnetic, electronic, and mechanical properties; organic semiconductors; spintronics; strains and defects; X-ray and neutron diffraction; materials structure; compaction of granular materials; ultrafast laser optics.
Davor Balzar, M. Calbi, Xin Fan, Mark Siemens, Albert Sievers, Barry Zink

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