Areas of Physics Research at UNF 

Theoretical Solid State Physics Research

Magnetic ions in semiconductors, Dr. James Garner 

Experimental Solid State Physics Research 

Magnetic properties of semiconductors, Dr. Tom Pekarek

Optical spectroscopy of solids, Dr. Lev Gasparov

Nanoelectronics and nanophotonics, Dr. Daniel Santavicca

Materials science and characterization, Dr. Daniel Arenas

Correlated electron physics in complex oxides and related materials, Dr. Maitri Warusawithana

Theoretical Astrophysics Research  

Primordial black holes and varying fundamental constants, Dr. Jane MacGibbon

Dark matter, supersymmetry, the cosmic microwave background, neutrino physics, and cosmic rays, Dr. Chris Kelso 

Experimental Sensors Group 

Semiconductor thin film gas sensors; Atmostpheric research, Dr. Nirmal Patel

Computational and Experimental Nuclear Physics Research 

Nuclear reactions, Dr. Dennis Gay

Geophysics-Paleontology Research 

Geological and paleontological field research; Magnetic properties of fossil-bearing sedimentary rocks, Dr. Barry Albright