Talks

Ballard, J. and Hoffman, B. (April 7, 2018). "SEM Analysis of NiTi Welds and Properties, Including Design of Strain Stage for In-situ Measurements." XXXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Brockport (Brockport, NY).

Coats, M. and Yuly, M. (April 7, 2018). "Measurement of the Transverse Doppler Shift using the Mossbauer Effect." XXXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Brockport (Brockport, NY).

Eager, D. and Aikens, K. (April 7, 2018). "Maximizing Corner Efficiency for a Low-Speed Closed-Return Wind Tunnel." XXXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Brockport (Brockport, NY).

Martin, J. and Aikens, K. (April 7, 2018). "Nozzle Design for a Small, Low-Speed, Closed-Return Wind Tunnel." XXXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Brockport (Brockport, NY).

Phillips, H. and Hoffman, B. (April 7, 2018). "Modifications of XRD at Houghton College." XXXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Ganger, M. and Yuly, M. (April 1, 2017). "A Parity Violation Experiment for Undergraduate Laboratories." XXXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Jaramillo, J. and Aikens, K. (April 1, 2017). "The Design and Construction of a General Purpose Low-Speed Wind Tunnel." XXXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Kroening, H. and Hoffman, B. (April 1, 2017). "Development of the Optical Feedback System of an Atomic Force Microscope."  XXXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Redman, A. and Hoffman, B. (April 1, 2017). "Development and Integration of a Low Cost, High Voltage Power Supply into a Thin Film Deposition System." XXXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Craft, K. and Yuly, M. (April 2, 2016). "Remote Operation of a Farnsworth-Hirsch Fusor." XXXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Eckert, T. and Yuly, My. (April 2, 2016). "Efficiency Calibration of NaI Detectors for Measuring the 12C(n, 2n)11C Cross Section." XXXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Gula, A. and Yuly, M. (April 2, 2016). "A Low Activity Mössbauer Source to Test General Relativity using the Transverse Doppler Effect." XXXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Kirkland, M. and Hoffman, B. (April 2, 2016). "Design and Construction of an X-ray Diffractometer." XXXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Yuly, J. and Hoffman, B. (April 2, 2016). "Design and Construction of An Atomic Force Microscope."  XXXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Cady, J. and Hoffman, B. (April 11, 2015). "The Design and Construction of an X-ray Diffractometer for the Study of Thin Metal Films."  XXXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Oswego (Oswego, NY).

Daigler, S. and Hoffman, B. (April 11, 2015). "Design and Construction of a Laser Interferometer to Study Thin Metal Films."  XXXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Oswego (Oswego, NY).

Flemington, K. and Hoffman, B. (April 11, 2015).  "The Construction of a Deposition Chamber for the in-situ Study of Thin Metal Films." XXXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Oswego (Oswego, NY).

Morrow, E., Gula, A. and Yuly, My. (April 11, 2015). "A Table Top Demonstration of General Relativity using the Mössbauer Effect." XXXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Oswego (Oswego, NY).

Morrow, S. and Yuly, M. (April 11, 2015). "A Study of Weak Magnetic Focusing." XXXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, SUNY Oswego (Oswego, NY).

Morrow, E., Schoenholz, S., Shavit, A., Liu, A., and Riggleman, R. (Jan. 16-18, 2015). "Using Machine Learning Techniques to Identify Soft Spots in Amorphous Materials." APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick, NJ).

Morrow, S. and Yuly, M. (Jan. 16-18, 2015). Sylvia Morrow and Mark Yuly. "The Houghton College Cyclotron: A Study of Weak Magnetic Focusing." APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (New Brunswick, NJ).

Morrow, E., Schoenholz, S., Liu, A., Shavit, A., and Riggleman, R. (Nov. 1, 2014). "Utilizing Machine Learning Techniques in Theoretical Physics," Penn-York Undergraduate Research Association Conference, Houghton College (Houghton, NY).

Yuly, M., Eckert, T. Hartshaw, G., Love, I., Mann, K., Reynolds, T., Vincett, L., Padalino, S., Russ, M., Simone, A., Ellison, D., Desmitt, D., Brune, C., and Massey, T. With Fitzgerald, R., Bienstock, M., Sangster, C., Regan, S. from Ohio University. (July 18, 2014)."The 12C(n,2n)11C Cross Section from 20-27 MeV." Science and Technology Seminar, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Hartshaw, G. and Yuly, M. (April 5, 2014). "A Measurement of the 12C(n,2n)11C Cross-Section for Use as an Inertial Confinement Fusion Diagnostic." XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Love, I. and Yuly, M. (April 5, 2014). "Construction and Characterization of a Farnsworth-Hirsch Fusor." XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Morrow, E., Ocock, E., Hoffman, B., Chmielus, M., Ellis, E., and Baker, Shefford. (April 5, 2014). "Crystal Transformation In Thin Silver Films," XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Newcombe, J. and Hoffman, B. (April 5, 2014). "The Design and Construction of an X-ray Diffractometer." XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Ocock, E. and Hoffman, B. (April 5, 2014). "The Design and Construction of an Atomic Force Microscope." XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Morrow, E. and Ocock, E. (Jan. 17-19, 2014). "Crystal Transformation in Thin Silver Films." Awarded 3rd place at APS Northeast Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, Penn State University.

Hartshaw, G., Love, I., and Yuly, M. (Aug. 2, 2013). "A Measurement of the 12C(n,2n)11C  Cross-Section Needed for an Inertial Confinement Fusion Diagnostic." Geneseo-Houghton Research Roundup, SUNY Geneseo (Geneseo, NY).

Hartshaw, G., Love, I., and Yuly, M. (Nov. 19, 2013). "A Measurement of the 12C(n,2n)11C  Cross-Section Needed for an Inertial Confinement Fusion Diagnostic." Houghton College Science Colloquium, (Houghton, NY).

Evans, A. and Hoffman, B. (April 17, 2013). "The Design and Construction of an X-Ray Diffractometer for the Study of Thin Metal Films." Houghton College Science Colloquium (Houghton, NY).

Fuller, N. and Yuly, M. (April 6, 2013). “Exploring the Capabilities of the Houghton College Cyclotron.” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Lauer, C. and Wells, C. (April 6, 2013). “Building a Computer Cluster in order to Simulate Dark Matter Interactions in Parallel.” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Mann, K. and Yuly, M. (April 6, 2013). “Low Activity Mössbauer Sources for Undergraduate Labs.” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Mertzlufft, J. and Hoffman, B. (April 6, 2013). “An Evaporation Deposition System for the In-Situ Study of Thin Metal Films.” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Reynolds, T. and Hoffman, B. (April 6, 2013). “The Design and Construction of an Interferometer System for the Study of Thin Metal Films.” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Spencer, M. and Hoffman, B. (April 6, 2013). “Refurbishment of the Houghton College Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope (STEM).” XXXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Kroening, P. and Winey, B. (April 14, 2012). "Reducing Dose While Maintaining Image Quality for Cone Beam Computed Tomography." XXXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, Siena College (Loudonville, NY).

Slye, J. and Yuly, M. (April 14, 2012). "Multiplate Chamber." XXXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, Siena College (Loudonville, NY).

Silvernail, A. and Hoffman, B. (April 9, 2011). "Controlling the Sample Temperature in a Vacuum Thin Film Deposition Chamber." XXX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Koehler, K. and Yuly, M. (April 9, 2011). "Neutron Induced Deuteron Breakup." XXX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Koehler, K., Henzl, V., Kovash, M., Kroening, P., Matthews, J., Slye, J., Turkewitz, J., Uemura, S., Wender, S., and Yuly, M. (March 31 - April 2, 2011). "Deuteron Formation for Big Bang Nucleosynthesis Models." NCUR 2011,  Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY).

Koehler, K., Daub, B., French, J., Henzl, V., Kovash, M., Matthews, J., Wender, S., and Yuly, M. (March 31 - April 2, 2011). "Quasielastic Neutron-Induced Deuteron Breakup." NCUR 2011,  Ithaca College (Ithaca, NY).

Lloyd, P. and Yuly, M. (April 17, 2010). "Designing an Electron Gun for an Electrostatic Accelerator." XXIX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Timian, L., Silvernail, A., and Hoffman, B. (April 17, 2010). "Tailored Oriented Thin Silver Films." XXIX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Ballard, D. and Hoffman, B. (April 4, 2009). "Refurbishing a Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope." XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, U.S. Military Academy at West Point (West Point, NY).

Aikens, K. and Hoffman, B. (April 4, 2009). "Design and Construction of a Deposition Chamber for Thin Metal Films Research." XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, U.S. Military Academy at West Point (West Point, NY).

Hass, D. and Yuly, M. (April 4, 2009). "Characterizing the Performance of the Houghton College Cyclotron." XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, U.S. Military Academy at West Point (West Point, NY).

Thomson, S., Haas, D., and Yuly, M. (April 5, 2008). "Neutron Induced Deuteron Breakup." XXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Little, B. and Hoffman, B. (April 5, 2008). "A Study of Tailored Oriented Microstructures in Thin Silver Films using Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Electron Backscatter Diffraction (EBSD)." XXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Haas, D., Thomson, S., and Yuly, M. (Oct. 27, 2007). "Faculty-Student Collaborative Research" and "Student Research at Los Alamos." Eighth Annual Penn-York Undergraduate Student Research Conference, Houghton College (Houghton, NY).

Loucks, A. and Yuly, MY. (April 21, 2007). "Initial Results from the Houghton College Cyclotron." XXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Lipnicki, A., Troyer, J., and Yuly, M. (April 21, 2007). "A Remotely-Controlled Electron Gun for a 200 keV Electrostatic Accelerator." XXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Troyer, J., Lipnicki, A., and Yuly, M. (April 21, 2007). "Considerations in the Design of Electrostatic Accelerator Columns." XXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Wallace, S., Cressman, M., Lipnicki, A., Troyer, J., and Yuly, M. (April 1, 2006). "The d(n,np)n Reaction as a Probe for the Three Nucleon Force." XXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, Houghton College (Houghton, NY).

Cressman, M. and Yuly, M. (April 1, 2006)."The Design and Construction of a Small Cyclotron." XXV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, Houghton College (Houghton, NY).

Wells, C. and Yuly, M. (April 9, 2005). "The n(d,np)n Reaction as a Probe of Three-body Effects in the Strong Nuclear Interaction." XXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Winter, B. and Yuly, M. (April 9, 2005). "Measurement of the Decay Rate of Orthopositronium." XXIV Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Brady, P. and Yuly, M. (April 17, 2004). Peter Brady and Mark Yuly, "A 200 keV Electrostatic Accelerator." XXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Kingsley, N. and Rohe, R. (Nov. 15, 2003). "A Preliminary Transmission Computed Tomography Scanner." 30th Annual Scientific Paper Session of the Rochester Academy of Science (Rochester, NY).

Clifford, R., Brush, U., Kingsley, N., and Rohe, R. (April 12, 2003). "A Tabletop Transmission (and/or Emission) Computed Tomography Scanner." XXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

DeYoung, R. and Yuly, My. (April 12, 2003). "Using the (n, 2p) Reaction to Search for a Preexisting Nuclear D++ Component." XXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Marthai, S., Merriam Jr., D., and Rohe, R. (April 12, 2003). "A Wind-Driven Power Generating System: Preliminary Modeling and Analysis of Power Curves." XXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Merriam Jr., D., Marthai, S., and Rohe, R. (April 12, 2003). "A Wind-Driven Power Generating System: Initial Designs and Construction of Electrical Power Generator." XXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Tuminaro, S., King, B., Roloson, J., and Yuly, M. (April 12, 2003). "A Preliminary Design for a Small Cyclotron." XXII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

King, B. (Nov. 22, 2002). "A Preliminary Design for a Small Permanent Magnet Cyclotron." Houghton College Interdisciplinary Lunch Seminar.

Ely, D., Kroening, D., and Yuly, M. (April 20, 2002). "A Table-Top Apparatus to Measure the Magnetic Moment of the Muon." XXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Kroening, D., Ely, D., and Yuly, M. "A Measurement of the Muon Magnetic Moment Using Cosmic Rays." XXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).

Winey, B. and Yuly, M. "A Small Van de Graaff Accelerator." XXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester (Rochester, NY).