Department of Physics and Astronomy - PhD Recipients

 

2018

2018

Jafar Ghithan - PhD in Physics “Photonic Tools For Advanced Sensing
         And Imaging At The Nanoscale”
Elijah Jenesn - PhD in Physics “High Dynamic Range Optical Devices and
        Applications”
Congyan Zhang - PhD in Physics “Computational Prediction,
        Characterization and Methodology Development for Two-Dimensional
        Nanostructures: Phosphorene and Phosphide Binary Compounds”
Rong Zhao - PhD in Physics “Plasma Based Synthesis and Surface
        Modification of Graphene”
2017

2017

Meysam Akhtar - PhD in Physics “Synthesis and Fundamental Property
            Studies of Energy Material Under High Pressure”
Jeremy Huber - PhD in Physics (joint UofL and UK program), "Multispectral
    Observations and Analysis of the Rosette Nebula"
Farzaneh Hoveyda - PhD in Physics “All-Optical Switching in
            Ferromagnetic Superlattices”
Alex Larin - PhD in Physics “Artificial Olfactory System For Multi-Component
            Analysis Of Gas Mixtures”
2016

2016

George Anderson - PhD in Physics “In-Situ Characterization of Gas and Light
            Dependent Transport Properties in Novel 2D Material Based
            Optoelectronic Devices”
Cherno Baba Kah - PhD in Physics "Materials Design and Band Gap
    Engineering of Complex Nanostructures Using a Semi-Empirical
    Approach: Low Dimensional Boron Nanostructures, h-BN Sheet with
    Graphene Domains and Holey Graphene"
2015

2015

Karen Collins - PhD in Physics 2015 "High-precision time-series photometry
    for the discovery and charac-terization of transiting exoplanets"
2014

2014

Xue Han - PhD in Physics (currently: Associate Professor, Dalian University of
    Technology, School of Optoelectronic Engineering and Instrumentation
    Science)
Andriy Sherehiy - PhD in Physics “Thermionic Emission Properties Of The Novel
            Carbon Nanostructures”
2013

2013

Ruwantha Jayasingha - PhD in Physics 2013 “Controlled Plasma Functionalization
             Of Graphene And Cfx Materials For Energy Storage Applications”
Paul Tandy - PhD in Physics 2013 "A Robust Semi-empirical Hamiltonian for Boron
             with Applications"
2011

2011

Jeffrey Hay - PhD in Physics "High dynamic range imaging for the
    detection of motion"