Department of Physics

Research in the Capitol 2019

Research in the Capitol 2019 will take place on Monday, April 1, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the State Capitol rotunda in Des Moines. Four of the 19 undergraduate researchers from the University of Northern Iowa show casing their work  are physics majors. Physics researchers presenting their work are:(pictured left to right) Junior Nathan Schmidt, "Image Processing of Cellular Aggregates," Ali Tabei advisor, Senior Dexter Cox, "Optimization of Ultrasonic Parameters for the Synthesis of Nanocellulose Aerogels," Tim Kidd advisor; Sophomore Sam Prophet, "First Principles Study of Surface States and Tetragonal Distortion in Half Metals," Pavel Lukashev advisor, and Junior Joseph Tibbs, "Novel Data Analysis Methods in Multi-Channel and Multi-State Binding Experiments," Ali Tabei advisor.