Journal Club Schedule Fall 2015

Presentations will be held at 150 Hilbun Hall and sessions start at 4.00 p.m. unless otherwise noted under the date column.




 Topic of the presentation /Selected paper to present

 Jehan Seneviratne
 September 11, 2015  Public Speaking: Skills and Importance
 Vivek Dikshit
 October 9, 2015
 First Principles Investigation of Substituted Strontium Hexaferrite
 Che Fuh
 October 16, 2015
 Plasma-Enhanced Ignition and Flame Stabilization in Microwave Plasma-Assisted Combustion of Premixed Methane / Oxygen / Argon Mixtures Wei Wu, Che A. Fuh, and Chuji Wang, Accepter to be published in IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON PLASMA SCIENCE
 Sylvester Agbemava  October 16, 2015  Single-particle degrees of freedom and pairing properties as sources of theoretical uncertainties in the position of the neutron drip line.
 Zhiyang Gong
 October 23, 2015
 A computational method in optical trapping Comparison of T-matrix calculation methods for scattering by cylinders in optical tweezers, Xiaoqiong Qi, Timo A. Nieminen, Alexander B. Stilgoe, Vincent L. Y. Loke, and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Opt. Lett. 39, 4827-4830 (2014)
 C R Bhatt
 October 23, 2015
 Atmospheric pressure plasmas: A review, C. Tendero, et. al., Spectrochimica Acta Part B 61 (2006) 2 – 30.
 Umesh Silwal  November 13, 2015
 4.00 p.m. 250 Hilbun
 Production and Decay of the Heaviest Nuclei 293,294117 and 294118, Yu. Ts. Oganessian et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 162501
 Debisree Ray
 November 13, 2015
 4.30 p.m. 250 Hilbun
 Extreme deformations and clusterization at high spin in the A ~ 40 mass region
 Hector O. Silva
 Invited speaker - Ole Miss
 November 20, 2015
 3.45 p.m.
 Neutron Stars as Strong Gravity Probes
 Sumudu Tennakoon
 Invited speaker - Ole Miss
 November 20, 2015
 4.15 p.m.
 Use of Resonant Ultrasound Spectroscopy to Investigate Elastic Properties of Materials at Extreme Environments


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Winners of the "Journal Article" presentation category:
First Place: Umesh Silwal
Second Place: Zhiyang Gong
Third Place: Chet Raj Bhatta

Winners of the presenting on "Own Research" category:
First Place: Debisree Ray
Second Place: Che Amungwa Fuh
Third Place: Sylvester Ebo Agbemava

Congratulations all the winners!
Thank you all the presenters for your commitment.

Thank you all the participants, especially for the valuable feedback given!

All participants (both presenters and audience) end up being Winners in Journal Club; because Journal Club is a place to develop, learn, and share!