Applied Science

Awards/Honors || Fellowships || Research Grants || Internships || Conference Presentations || Publications || Community Service/Outreach || Recent alumni employment/positions

Awards/Honors

Outstanding Abstract Award, Cellular and Network Function in the Spinal Cord Conference, Madison, Wisconsin, May 22-25, 2012, Xueying Wang, PhD, Applied Science

First Place in Student Poster Competition, AVS Mid-Atlantic Chapter April Meeting, April 2012, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science

Red Sock Award, SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, 2011, Yunhan Long, PhD, Applied Science

 

Fellowships

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2012-2013, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science

NIH Ruth L. Kirchstein National Research Service Awards for Individual Predoctoral Fellowship, April 2012, Maria Cristina Picardo, PhD, Applied Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2011-2012, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science

VSGC Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009-2011, Corey Miller, PhD, Applied Science

 

Research Grants

 

Internships

 

 

Conference Presentations

X. Wang, Y. Hao, S. Weinberg, E. Sobie, and G. Smith, "Analysis of spark versus non-spark mediated SR calcium leak using a Langevin description of stochastic calcium release", presented at Biophysical Society 57th Annual Meeting, Feb. 2-6, 2013, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Xiao Wang, PhD, Applied Science.

W. M. Roach, J. R. Skuza, D. B. Beringer, Z. Li, C. Clavero, and R. A. Lukaszew. "Niobium nitride thin films and multilayers for superconducting radio frequency cavities" presented at the Applied Superconductivity Conference, October 10, 2012, Portland, OR, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science.

W. M. Roach, D. Beringer, C. Clavero, C. E. Reece, and R. A. Lukaszew. “Epitaxial Thin Films and Multilayers for SRF Cavities” presented at the AVS 58th International Symposium and Exhibition". Nashville, TN. October 30 - November 4, 2011, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science.

 

Publications

"Cumulative lesioning of functionally identified respiratory interneurons disrupts and precludes rhythmic motor activity in vitro." Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 109(21): 8286-91., Hayes, J. A., Wang, X., Del Negro, C.A., May 22, 2012, Xueying Wang, PhD, Applied Science.  

"Degassing a vacuum system with in-situ UV radiation", S. R. Koebley, R. A. Outlaw, and R. R. Dellwo, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 30, 060601 (2012), Sean Koebley, PhD, Applied Science.

"Niobium thin film deposition studies on copper surfaces for superconducting radio frequency cavity applications.", W. M. Roach, D. B. Beringer, J. R. Skuza, W. A. Oliver, C. Clavero, C. E. Reece, and R. A. Lukaszew, Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 15, 062002 (2012), William Roach, PhD, Applied Science.

"Strain Effects on the Crystal Growth and Superconducting Properties of Epitaxial Niobium Ultrathin Films", C. Clavero, D. B. Beringer, W. M. Roach, J. R. Skuza, K. C. Wong, A. D. Batchelor, C. E. Reece, and R. A. Lukaszew, Cryst. Growth Des. 12, 2588 (2012), William Roach, PhD, Applied Science.

 

Community Service/Outreach

 NanoDays at the Science Museum of Virginia, April 2012, William Roach, PhD, Applied Science

 

Recent alumni employment/positions

Caitlin Kight, 2010 PhD, Applied Science, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Exeter, Tremough Campus

LTC William H. Kaczynski, 2009 PhD, Applied Science, Assistant Professor, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, United States Military Academy