Department of Physics

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contact@phys.uri.edu401.874.2633/34 (ph); 401.874.2380 (f)

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  • Professor, Graduate Program Director
  • Room 209
  • Phone: 401.874.2047
  • Fax: 401.874.2380
  • Email: sfo101@uri.edu
  • Mailing Address: Department of Physics
    University of Rhode Island
    2 Lippitt St.
    Kingston, RI 02881-0817

Biography

 

  • 1989 – present Professor of Physics (1991) / Associate Professor, University of Rhode Island
  • 1988 – 1989 Visiting Professor, Northwestern University
  • 1973 – 1988 Leading Research Fellow (1985)/ Junior Research Fellow(1983)/ Assistant (1978)/ Research Student – Kapitza Institute for Physical Problems, Moscow
  • 1967 – 1973 Student, Moscow Physics & Technical University, Moscow, USSR

 

Research

Condensed Matter, Solid State and Low Temperature Physics (Theory)

SUBJECTS OF SPECIAL INTEREST:

  • Hydro- and Gas Dynamics;
  • Surfaces, Interfaces and Defects in Solids;
  • Quantum Solids, Liquids and Gases;
  • Spin-Polarized Quantum Systems
  • Transport Theory

Education

  • 1985 – Doctor of Science (Habilitation – Soviet higher doctorate) in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
    -Kapitza Institute for Physical Problems, Moscow, USSR
  • 1977 – Ph.D. in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
    – Kapitza Institute for Physical Problems, Moscow, USSR
  • 1973 – MS (with honors) – Moscow Physics and Technical University, Moscow, USSR

Publications

Recent Publications (1995 – present)

Earlier Publications (1972 – 1995)

HONORS, AWARDS, etc.

Various international and US grant awards including NSF, NSF/CNRS (France), NATO, SERC (UK);
Medal of the Academy of Sciences (USSR) for the best student scientific contribution;
Member of scientific and organizing committees, session chair, and invited speaker at International, American and Soviet Conferences and Symposia;
Science & Engineering Research Council Fellow (UK)

Personal website: http://www.phys.uri.edu/meyerovich/index.html

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