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2015 Alumni News
Alumna Patricia Solís (BS in modern languages and physics) will receive the College of Arts & Sciences Alumni Merit Award today here at K-State. See http://bit.ly/1LwcmIJ for more information.
Jody Brazil, BS, Physics (1995) and CEO of Firemon company has been named Ernst & Young's 2015 Entrepreneur of the year. See http://on.mktw.net/1J64xbF for more information. Jody will present the 2015 Nichols lecture on September 8 at 4:30 pm in the Hemisphere Room of Hale Library.
Congratulations to William T. Waggoner (PhD 1990) on being named an AAPT Fellow for 2015. New Fellows will be recognized during the Summer Meeting in College Park, Maryland.
2014 Alumni News
2013 Alumni News
The PhD Thesis of our former graduate student Cheng Jin, "Theory of Nonlinear Propagation of High Harmonics Generated in a Gaseous Medium", has been selected to be published into the Springer Theses series. The publication offers the opportunity to gain further exposure of his thesis work and prize money. Dr. Jin's PhD thesis was directed by University Distinguished Professor C. D. Lin within the J. R. MacDonald Laboratory.
2012 Alumni News
Alumna and Manhattan Native Bob Woodruff (BS '64), 2012 Ernest Nichols Distinguished Lecturer, to Present Lecture on Monday, October 15, at 4:30 p.m. in Town Hall of the K-State Leadership Studies Building
2011 Alumni News
2010 Alumni News
2009 Alumni News
2007 Alumni News
Physics Department Gets Million Dollar Gift from William Porter '52 and wife Joan
2006 Alumni News
Art Hobson who received his PhD from our Department in 1964 is the 2006 recipient the Robert A. Millikan Medal from the American Association of Physics. "This award recognizes teachers who have made notable and creative contributions to the teaching of physics." Art is a professor emeritus of physics at the University of Arkansas.
Dr. Douglas S. Gale set up a small information technology consulting firm last fall and moved to Big Sky last summer. Henrietta telecommutes for a company in DC and Douglas does consulting assignments as needed. Contact him at: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.galefamily.com (personal) or email@example.com or www.itassociates.org (professional).
Associate Professor Jackie Spears serves in the faculty senate at K-State and is on the faculty in secondary education. She also instructs in the Women's Studies program. She was presented with a plaque of appreciation for her exemplary leadership of Academic Affairs for the past two years.