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xxxxxxxxxMay 2006 - Issue 47

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Dr. Steven Anlage wrote this month's Research Spotlight regarding wave chaos in electromagnetism and quantum mechanics.

On April 29, 2006, we celebrated Maryland Day with several events, demos and experiments. Click here to view images from the fun-filled day.

Alumnus Youngchan Kim credits some of his success to a biography of Madame Curie that he read as a child. Find out how a book led Dr. Kim to life as a physicist in our Alumni Spotlight section.

Dr. Mohapatra and Jawahery attended the Flavor Physics & CP Violation International Conference from April 9 - 12. View the Recent Events section to read about other past events.

Dr. Min Ouyang is the 2006 recipient of the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award. View the News section to find out more about this honor and other Physics' awards and honors.

The CMPS commencement will be held on Monday, May 22, 2006, at 10 a.m. in the Reckord Armory. The speaker will be Dr. Robert F. Brammer, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Northrop Grumman Corporation. View more upcoming events in the Up Next section.

The Physics Walking Club has reached its 1000-mile mark. Click here for more information about the group.

We would like to welcome the Physics Department's newest faculty members. They will all start as Assistant Professors this Fall.

Dr. Paulo Bedaque - Theoretical Quarks, Handrons & Nuclei research group.
Dr. Arthur La Porta - Joint appointment with the Physics Department and the Institute for Physical Sciences and Technology (IPST).
Dr. Arpita Upadhyaya - Joint appointment with the Physics Department and IPST.



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