Physics Awards and Research Honors, May 2015

The City College of
the City University
of New York

Physics Department

Awards Presentation
followed by
Research Honors Presentations

Thursday, May 7, 2015, 12:45 p.m.
Marshak Science Building,
Room 418N
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031

Physics Department
Awards Presentation

Physics Department Awards and Research Honors Slideshow

Outstanding Teaching Assistant
Zemansky Introductory Physics Prize
Zemansky Introductory Physics Prize (Honorary)
Martin A. Tiersten Scholarship
Harry Soodak Scholarship
Dr. Sidney Millman Scholarship
Dr. Jerry A. Gelbwachs Scholarship
Sonkin Medal
The title of Research Honors
Bernard Hamermesh ‘40 Scholarship
Ward Medal

Research Honors Presentations

"Function of flp-1 and Modeling its Effects on Neuronal Networks in C. elegans"        
Raubern S. Totanes, Mentor:  Chris Li (Biology)

"A Field-Theory Approach to Quantum Tunneling"                    
Rajshekhar Basak, Mentor: V. P. Nair (Physics)

"Generation of Bessel and Airy Beams and their Applications"                    
Ougni Chakraborty, Mentor: Robert Alfano (Physics)

"A Monte Carlo Simulation of Non-ideal Particles in a Small Cavity"            
Ali Eltareb, Mentor: Michael E. Green (Chemistry)

"Rational Design of an Artificial Protein for Light-Activated Charge Separation"    
John Lin. Mentor: Ronald Koder (Physics)

"Efficiency of Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells utilizing multiple             
    Exciton generation"
Veeshan Narinesingh, Mentor: Robert Alfano (Physics)