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Thomas G. Winter
"Nuclear Radiation" - Speech from the Twenty-second
National Annual Conference
1967 B.A. magna cum laude (mathematics), Queens College of the
City University of New York
1972 Ph.D. (physics), University of Wisconsin, Madison
1967-1972 Teaching Assistant, then Research Assistant (with Chun
C. Lin), University of Wisconsin
1972-1973 University Fellow, Queen's University of Belfast
1973-1976 Research Associate, Rice University (with Neal Lane,
who later was President Clinton's Science Advisor)
1976-2014 Professor, Pennsylvania State University, Wilkes-Barre
1994-1997 Acting CEO, Pennsylvania State University, Wilkes-Barre
1983-84 Visiting Associate Professor, Kansas State University
Senior Research Associate, Rice University
1990-91 Visiting Scientist, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Visiting Professor, Rice University
Phi Beta Kappa (1966-)
Editorial Board, Physical Review A (1995-97)
Fellow of the American Physical Society (2002-)
Research: Atomic Scattering (Theory) - Electron transfer,
ionization, and excitation in ion-atom and atom-atom collisions.
Research supported 1986-98 by the U.S. Department of Energy,
Office of Basic Energy Sciences ($689,000)
- Invited Seminars, Colloquia: At Queen's University
of Belfast, Rice University, Kansas State University, Wesleyan
University, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Northern Arizona University,
Pennsylvania State University, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for
University of Delaware, University of Oklahoma, Florida A&M
University, Wilkes U.
- Reviewer: Physical Review A, Physical Review Letters,
Journal of Physics B
- Publications (partial list): 1. (with C. C. Lin).
Electron Capture by Protons in Helium and Hydrogen Atoms at Intermediate
Energies. Physical Review A 10, 2141 (1974).
11. Electron Transfer in p-He+ and He2+-H Collisions Using a
Sturmian Basis. Physical Review A 25, 697 (1982).
22. (with C. D. Stodden, H. J. Monkhorst, and K. Szalewicz).
Muon Reactivation in Muon-Catalyzed d-t Fusion from Accurate
p-He+ Stripping and Excitation Cross Sections. Physical Review
A 41, 1281 (1990).
36. The Evaporation of a Drop of Mercury. American Journal of
Physics 71, 783 (2003).
38. Coupled-State Treatment of Charge Transfer, a review article
in "Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics,"
(Elsevier, Oxford, 2005).
46. Electron Transfer, Excitation, and Ionization in Collisions
between Protons and the Ions He+, Li2+, Be3+, B4+, and C5+. Physical
Review A 87, 32704 (2013).
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