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Physics Faculty

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Alexey Aprelev, PhD
Alexey Aprelev, PhD Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 924
aprelev@drexel.edu
215.895.2716
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Eric Brewe
Eric Brewe Contact
Associate Professor of Physics and Science Education
Disque Hall 918
eric.brewe@drexel.edu
215.895.2779
Research & Teaching Interests Physics Education Research, Introductory course reform, Network analysis in learning, Neuromechanisms of learning Department
  • Department of Physics
Luis Cruz Cruz
Luis Cruz Cruz Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 912
ccruz@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2739
Research & Teaching Interests Computational studies of confinement effects on the folding of amyloidogenic proteins, spatial correlations of neurons in the brain, firing dynamics of neuronal networks, fluid flow through porous media Department
  • Department of Physics
Dr. N. John DiNardo
Dr. N. John DiNardo Contact
Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs; Professor
Main Building - Office of the Provost
dinardo@drexel.edu
215.895.2510
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Michelle Dolinski
Michelle Dolinski Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 913
michelle.j.dolinski@drexel.edu
215.895.6860
Research & Teaching Interests Neutrino Physics, Rare Nuclear Decays, Cryogenic Detector Technologies Department
  • Department of Physics
Dr. Frank Ferrone
Dr. Frank Ferrone Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 922
fferrone@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2778
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental and theoretical protein dynamics, kinetics of biological self-assembly, including sickle cell and Alzheimer's disease, sickle cell testing and diagnostic devices Department
  • Department of Physics
David Goldberg, PhD
David Goldberg, PhD Contact
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Education, Associate Department Head for Undergraduate Studies; Professor
Disque Hall 810
goldberg@drexel.edu
215.895.2715
Research & Teaching Interests Theoretical and computational cosmology, extragalactic astrophysics, gravitational lensing, popular science writing Department
  • Department of Physics
  • Astrophysics
Maher Harb, PhD
Maher Harb, PhD Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 807
maher.harb@drexel.edu
215.895.1985
Research & Teaching Interests Solid state physics, ultrafast Electron electron diffraction, time-resolved X-ray diffraction, ultrafast lasers, nanofabrication, nano/microfluidics, instrument development, vacuum technologies Department
  • Department of Physics
Goran Karapetrov
Goran Karapetrov Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 609
goran@drexel.edu
215.571.4090
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental Solid State Physics, Scanning Probe Microscopy, Nanoscale Catalysis, Mesoscopic Superconductivity Department
  • Department of Physics
Rachel Kratzer, PhD
Rachel Kratzer, PhD Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall, Room 904
rachael.m.kratzer@drexel.edu
215.895.6669
Research & Teaching Interests Quasars, active galactic nuclei Department
  • Department of Physics
Naoko Kurahashi-Neilson, PhD
Naoko Kurahashi-Neilson, PhD Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 914
naoko.neilson@drexel.edu
215.895.2725
Research & Teaching Interests Neutrino physics, High Energy Astro-particle Physics Department
  • Department of Physics
Charles Lane
Charles Lane Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 911
lane@duphy4.physics.drexel.edu
215.895.1545
Research & Teaching Interests Experimental tests of invariance principles and conservation laws, neutrino oscillations and properties Department
  • Department of Physics
Christina Love
Christina Love Contact
Assistant Teaching Professor
Disque Hall 804
love@drexel.edu
215.571.3699
Research & Teaching Interests Educational Methods and Technology, STEM Education, Science Literacy and Outreach, Particle Physics, Astrophysics Department
  • Department of Physics
Stephen McMillan, PhD
Stephen McMillan, PhD Contact
Department Head; Professor
Disque Hall 816
steve@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2709
Research & Teaching Interests Stellar dynamics, Computations of stellar systems Department
  • Department of Physics
  • Astrophysics
Russell Neilson
Russell Neilson Contact
Assistant Professor
Disque Hall 805
russell.g.neilson@drexel.edu
215.895.2729
Research & Teaching Interests Dark matter, Neutrino physics Department
  • Department of Physics
Gordon Richards, PhD
Gordon Richards, PhD Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 812
gtr@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2713
Research & Teaching Interests Quasars, active galactic nuclei, supermassive black holes, galaxy evolution, sky surveys, infrared/X-ray/radio astronomy Department
  • Department of Physics
Eric Scheidly
Eric Scheidly Contact
Adjunct Professor
Off-campus
scheidly@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Jonathan Spanier
Jonathan Spanier Contact
Professor, Materials Science & Engineering, Affiliated Faculty
LeBow 440
spanier@drexel.edu
215.895.2301
Research & Teaching Interests Light-matter interactions in electronic materials, including ferroelectric semiconductors, complex oxide thin film science; laser spectroscopy, including Raman scattering Department
  • Department of Physics
Dr. Jerry Steinberg
Dr. Jerry Steinberg Contact
Adjunct Professor
Off-campus
jis32@drexel.edu
Research & Teaching Interests Department
  • Department of Physics
Som Tyagi
Som Tyagi Contact
Associate Department Head for Non-Major Studies, Professor
Disque Hall 806
tyagi@drexel.edu
215.895.6956
Research & Teaching Interests Nanobiophysics, Raman spectroscopy, Magnetic materials Department
  • Department of Physics
Brigita Urbanc
Brigita Urbanc Contact
Associate Professor
Disque Hall 909
brigita@physics.drexel.edu
215.895.2726
Research & Teaching Interests Computational and experimental biophysics of protein folding and assembly, relevant to Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease; discrete molecular dynamics of coarse-grained protein and lipid models Department
  • Department of Physics
Michael Vogeley
Michael Vogeley Contact
Associate Department Head for Graduate Studies; Professor
Disque Hall 811
vogeley@drexel.edu
215.895.2710
Research & Teaching Interests Cosmology, Galaxy formation and evolution, Statistical analysis of large data sets, Active galactic nuclei Department
  • Department of Physics
Dr. Jian-Min Yuan
Dr. Jian-Min Yuan Contact
Professor
Disque Hall 819B
yuanjm@drexel.edu
215.895.2722
Research & Teaching Interests Biophysics, protein folding/unfolding, protein aggregation, cellular signaling pathways, stochastic dynamics; chemical physics, reaction dyanmics, nonlinear dynamics, interaction of radiation with matter Department
  • Department of Physics