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PhD James KAKALIOS Taylor Distinguished Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Minnesota, MN

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1979 B.S., summa cum laude, City College of New York
1982 M.S. in Physics, The University of Chicago
1985 PhD in Physics, The University of Chicago
1985-1988 Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Xerox-Palo Alto Research Center
1988-1993 Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota
1993-2001 Associate Professor, University of Minnesota
since 2001 Professor, University of Minnesota

Memberships

American Physical Society (Fellow)
American Association for the Advancement of Science (Fellow)Materials Research Society
Phi Beta Kappa
American Association of Physics Teachers
Sigma Xi

Publications

K. Bodurtha and J. Kakalios: "Thermopower of Nanocrystalline Germanium/Amorphous Silicon Composite Thin Films", J. Appl. Phys. 114, 193705, 2013
Y. Adjallah, C. Anderson, U. Kortshagen and J. Kakalios: "Structural and Electronic Properties of Dual Plasma Co-Deposited Amorphous/Nanocrystalline Thin Films" J. Applied Physics 107, 2010
B. Masimore, N. C. Schmitzer-Torbet, J. Kakalios and A. D. Redish: "Transient Striatal Gamma Local Field Potentials Signal Movement Initiation in Rats", NeuroReport 16, 2005
J. Kakalios: Granular Physics or Nonlinear Dynamics in a Sandbox, Resource Letter GP-1, American Journal of Physics 73, 8, 2005
C. E. Parman, N. E. Israeloff and J. Kakalios: "Conductance Noise Power Fluctuations in Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon", Phys. Rev. Lett. 69, 1992
J. Kakalios and R. A. Street: "Electronic Transport in Doped Amorphous Silicon", Phys. Rev. B 34, 1986

Awards

Charles E. Bowers Faculty Teaching Award, University of Minnesota 2003
Taylor Distinguished Professor, 2008-present
AAAS Award for Public Engagement with Science, 2014
Andrew Gemant Award, American Institute of Physics, 2016
Honorary Doctorate, University of Lincoln (U.K.), 2017
Taylor Award for Distinguished Service, University of Minnesota, 2018