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Talks

Garrett Hartshaw and Mark Yuly, "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., April 5, 2014.

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

Emily Morrow, Ethan Ocock, Brandon Hoffman, Markus Chmielus ,Elizabeth Ellis, and Shefford Baker, "Crystal Transformation In Thin Silver Films,XXXIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY., April 5, 2014.

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

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

Emily Morrow and Ethan Ocock, "Crystal Transformation in Thin Silver Films,"  awarded 3rd place at APS Northeast Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics, Penn State University, January 17-19 2014.

Garrett Hartshaw, Ian Love, and Mark Yuly, "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,  Aug. 2, 2013;  Houghton College Science Colloquium, Houghton, NY., Nov. 19, 2013.

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

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

Colin Lauer and Christopher Wells, “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., April 6, 2013.

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

Joshua Mertzlufft and Brandon Hoffman, “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., April 6, 2013.

Tyler Reynolds and Brandon Hoffman, “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., April 6, 2013.

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

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

  Jonathan Slye and Mark Yuly, "Multiplate Chamber," XXXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, Siena College, Loudonville, NY, April 14, 2012.

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

 Katrina E. Koehler and Mark E. Yuly, "Neutron Induced Deuteron Breakup", XXX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY., April 9, 2011.

Katrina E. Koehler, Vlad Henzl, Mike Kovash, Peter Kroening, June Matthews, Jonathan Slye, Jared Turkewitz, Sho Uemura, Steve Wender, and Mark E. Yuly, "Deuteron Formation for Big Bang Nucleosynthesis Models", NCUR 2011,  Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York March 31 - April 2, 2011.

Katrina E. Koehler, Brian Daub, Jennifer French, Vlad Henzl, Mike Kovash, June Matthews, Steve Wender, and Mark E. Yuly.  "Quasielastic Neutron-Induced Deuteron Breakup" , NCUR 2011,  Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York March 31 - April 2, 2011.

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

 Daniel Ballard and Brandon Hoffman. "Refurbishing a Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope,"  XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, US Military Academy at West Point, West Point, NY, April 4, 2009.

Lindsay Timian, Adam Silvernail, and Brandon Hoffman. "Tailored Oriented Thin Silver Films,"  XXIX Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY., April 17, 2010.

Kurt Aikens and Brandon Hoffman. "Design and Construction of a Deposition Chamber for Thin Metal Films Research,"  XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, US Military Academy at West Point, West Point, NY, April 4, 2009.

Daniel Haas and Mark Yuly. "Characterizing the Performance of the Houghton College Cyclotron,"  XXVIII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, US Military Academy at West Point, West Point, NY, April 4, 2009.

Steve Thomson, Daniel Haas, and Mark Yuly. "Neutron Induced Deuteron Breakup,"  XXVII Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY., April 5, 2008.

Bethany Little and Brandon Hoffman. "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., April 5, 2008.

Daniel Haas, Stephen Thomson, and Mark Yuly. "Faculty-Student Collaborative Research" and "Student Research at Los Alamos," Eighth Annual Penn-York Undergraduate Student Research Conference, Houghton College, October 27, 2007. 

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

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

Joshua Troyer, Alexander Lipnicki, and Mark Yuly.  "Considerations in the Design of Electrostatic Accelerator Columns," XXVI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY., April 21, 2007.

Steven Wallace, Mickael Cressman, Alexander Lipnicki, Josh Troyer, and Mark Yuly, "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. April 1, 2006.

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

C. Wells and M. Yuly, "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. April 9, 2005.

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

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

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

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

R. DeYoung and M. Yuly, "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. April 12, 2003.

S. Marthai, D. Merriam Jr. and R. Rohe, "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. April 12, 2003.

D. Merriam Jr., S. Marthai and R. Rohe, "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. April 12, 2003.

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

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

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

D. Kroening, D. Ely, and M. Yuly. "A Measurement of the Muon Magnetic Moment Using Cosmic Rays", XXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. April 20, 2002.

B. Winey and M. Yuly, "A Small Van de Graaff Accelerator", XXI Annual Rochester Symposium for Physics Students, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY. April 20, 2002.