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Faculty Administrative Position

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    Ilias Perakis, Department Chairperson 2015 -

    Ilias Perakis joined UAB in 2015 as Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics. He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) recognized “for contributions to the many-body theory of the coherent optical properties of semiconductors and metals.” He received the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 1997 and has been honored with a Faculty Research Participation Award at Oakridge National Laboratory.

    In 1995, Ilias joined the faculty of the Department of Physics at V...

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    Yogesh Vohra, Associate Dean 2011 -

    Dr, Yogesh Vohra is a Professor and University Scholar in the Department of Physics at UAB. Dr. Vohra is the founding Director of the UAB Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration (CNMB) and also serves as an Associate Dean in the UAB college of Arts and Sciences (CAS). Dr. Vohra is a Chartered Physicist and Fellow of the Institute of Physics, United Kingdom. Dr. Vohra has a BS and MS degree from the University of Delhi and a PhD in physics from the University of Mumbai, India and conduc...

  • Faculty Position

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    Andrei Stanishevsky, Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Anna Rast, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Cheng-Chien Chen, Assistant Professor (P) 2016 -

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    Christopher Lawson, Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Clayton Simien, Associate Professor (P) 2013 -

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    David Hilton, Associate Professor - Visiting (P) 2011 -

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    David Shealy, Professor - Emeritus (P) 2015 -

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    Ilias Perakis, Professor (P) 2015 -

    Ilias Perakis joined UAB in 2015 as Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics. He is a Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) recognized “for contributions to the many-body theory of the coherent optical properties of semiconductors and metals.” He received the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 1997 and has been honored with a Faculty Research Participation Award at Oakridge National Laboratory.

    In 1995, Ilias joined the faculty of the Department of Physics at V...

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    James Martin, Associate Professor - Emeritus (P) 2012 -

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    Kannatassen Appavoo, Assistant Professor (P) 2016 -

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    Mary Zvanut, Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Renato Camata, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Robert Mohr, Instructor (P) 2011 -

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    Ryoichi Kawai, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Sergey Mirov, University Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Shane Catledge, Associate Professor (P) 2011 -

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    Thomas Nordlund, Associate Professor - Emeritus (P) 2016 -

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    Todd Devore, Instructor (P) 2011 -

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    Vladimir Fedorov, Associate Professor - Research (P) 2011 -

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    Wenli Bi, Assistant Professor (P) 2019 -

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    Yogesh Vohra, Professor (P) 2011 -

    Dr, Yogesh Vohra is a Professor and University Scholar in the Department of Physics at UAB. Dr. Vohra is the founding Director of the UAB Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration (CNMB) and also serves as an Associate Dean in the UAB college of Arts and Sciences (CAS). Dr. Vohra is a Chartered Physicist and Fellow of the Institute of Physics, United Kingdom. Dr. Vohra has a BS and MS degree from the University of Delhi and a PhD in physics from the University of Mumbai, India and conduc...

  • Faculty Secondary Appointments

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    Vinoy Thomas, Assistant Professor (S) 2019 -

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