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Department News

Fall 2014


Thermal and Statistical Physics The Thermal and Statistical Physics class (PHYS 4117), on September 3, 2014.    Column on far left, from back to front:  Andrew Boghozian, Karter Doyal, Patrick Kennedy.  Second column, back to front:  Yonghui Wang, Ben Eversgerd,  Rui Xue. Third column, back to front: Zhicheng Zhang, Yujia Wang, Dalton Cody Hunley, Ryan Sears, Celine Armand.  Fourth column, back to front: Gudmundur Kristjansson, Austin Patrick, Brandon Henard, Adam Glenn, Joseph McNeil.  Fifth column, back to front: Zachary Gardner, Dylan Jones, Kristen Campbell, Josef Betser.  Sixth column, back to front: William Asbury, Elizabeth Williams, Thomas Holden Dingus.   Last column, back to front: Susan Olmsted, Ben McKinney.




JT McNeil Physics major Joseph McNeil gave a seminar to the Department on Monday November 10, 2014, on the research project he did over the summer at the University of Florida at Gainesville, when he participated in a Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) program.  His title was `Simulation of Relativistic Charged Particle Trajectories in the Geometry of the Upgraded Outer Tracker of the CMS Detector'.  He worked with Dr. Ivan Furic of the University of Florida on this project.



  sps 2014 A picture of four Physics majors at the ETSU Powell Observatory, taken during the Society of Physics Students Christmas Party, December 2014.  From left to right: Evan Lilly (graduated in May 2014), Kristen Campbell, Elizabeth Williams, Ben McKinney. 







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andrew A few pictures from the 2014 Winter Holiday party, held on Wednesday Dec 10, 2014.  Some students were still finishing up classwork.  Top left picture:, left to right: Kristen Campbell, Joseph McNeil, Elizabeth Williams.  Second picture: Josef Betser.  Third picture: Dr. Rico Ignace.  Fourth picture, left to right: Elizabeth Williams, Kristen Campbell, Matt Cannon.  Last picture: Andrew Boghozian.




Karter DoyalPhysics major Karter Doyal graduated from ETSU December 13, 2014.  Karter was commissioned into the United States Army as a Second Lieutenant on Friday December 12, 2014.  He will be an Infantryman initially stationed in Fort Benning in Georgia.   For more information, see the article in the Johnson City Press.






Devanshu AgrawalDevanshu Agrawal (Class of 2014; Physics and Math Double Major) started graduate school in Mathematics at ETSU this fall.




Joe WeatherlyMelvin Joseph Weatherly (Class of 2012) has started graduate school in Physics at the University of Washington.






Brandon Sexton Brandon Sexton (Class of 2013) has been commissioned as an officer in the Air Force.   He is stationed at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and is working in Space Operations, in Satellite Command and Control.   




Vince CommeroVince Commero (Class of 2014) has started graduate school in Engineering Physics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison Wisconsin.






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Last updated: 12/10/2014