Physics Department News Archive

June 15, 2007

Augie Receives NSF-RUI Award

SIOUX FALLS, SD - The Augustana atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics group has received a three year award from the National Science Foundation to study the mechanisms that allow molecular fragmenation to be controlled using a shaped ultrafast laser pulse. The award provides funds for equipment, supplies, undergraduate research stipends, and travel. The experiments will be carried out at the J.R. Macdonald Laboratory located at Kansas State University in collaboration with several of the researchers there. Eric Wells is the principal investigator.

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