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Scientific interests: photoexcited nanostructures and devices; the convergence of spectroscopy, microscopy and electrical transport; solar voltaics; near-field ultrafast plasmonics; femto-photocurrents

Email: graham --AT-- physics.oregonstate.edu

Office: 375 Weniger Hall
Phone: (541)737-4386
Labs: 120, 122 & 139A Weniger Hall
Researcher Office: 143 Weniger Hall

Assistant Professor (2013 - present) , Oregon State University, Department of Physics
the Micro-Femto Energetics Lab, principal investigator (short web-CV, .pdf )

Recent Course Instruction:
- Winter 2017, PH424: Oscillations & Waves, a New Course for Paradigms in Physics
- Fall 2016, Physics of Nanoscience & Nanoelectronics PH673 (graduate level)
- Spring 2016, Statistical Thermophysics PH641 (graduate level)
- Winter 2016, PH427: Periodic Systems, Paradigms in Physics
- Fall 2015, PH421: Oscillations, Paradigms in Physics


Education & Training

- Kavli Postdoctoral Fellow (2010 - 2013), Kavli Institute at Cornell University & Laboratory of Atomic and Solid State Physics

- PhD, University of California, Berkeley (2005-2010)

  • "Ultrafast Nonlinear Spectroscopy of Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes" (35 MB)

- Hon.B.Sc, University of Toronto (2001-2005)


Honors & Awards

- SPIE Rising Researcher Award from SPIE DCS, one of 10 Rising Researchers under 40 for 2016-17
- SSP National Starter Award, selected as the 2015 national recipient by the Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh
- Kavli Postdoctoral Fellowship, Kavli Instutue at Cornell for Nanoscale Science, 2010-13
- Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Fellowships (NSERC PDF-Postdoctoral, PGS-Doctoral and Masters)


Selected Presentations [publication list] [full list of Conferences/Presentations]

28.
231st Electrochemical Society Meeting (invited), Nanocarbons Division; 2D Material Photophysics, New Orleans, LA 2017 (scheduled)
27.
Materials Reseearch Society, MRS Spring Meeting, Pheonix, AZ 2017 (scheduled)
26. Portland State Physics Colloquium, Portland, OR 2017 (scheduled)
25. SPIE DCS- Ultrafast Bandgap Photonics (invited keynote ), Anaheim, CA 2017 (scheduled)
24.
Ultrafast Phenomena in Semiconductors (invited), SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA 2017 (scheduled)
23. OMQ Symposium;2016 (invited, Center for Optical Molecular & Quantum Science), Eugene OR 2016
22.20th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Santa Fe NM, 2016
21.
229th Electrochemical Society Meeting (ECS, invited), Nanocarbons Division, San Diego, CA 2016
20. 6th Workshop on Nanotube Optics & Nanospectroscopy(WONTON), Kloster Banz Abbey, Germany, 2015
19.
Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2015
18. Reed College, Physics Department Seminar, Portland OR, 2014
17. APS New Laser Scientist Conference at FiO, Tucson AZ, 2014
16. Willamette University, Physics Department Seminar, Salem OR, 2014
15. International Conference on Coherent Multidimensional Spectroscopy, Eugene OR, 2014
14. University of Waterloo, Department Chem Physics Seminar, Waterloo, Canada, 2013
13. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department Physical Chemistry Seminar, Cambridge, MA, 2013
12. Colorado School of Mines, Physics Departmental Seminar, Golden, CO, 2013
11. UMass Amherst, ECE Departmental Seminar, Amherst, MA, 2013
10. Unviersity of Buffalo, Departmental Seminar, Buffalo, NY, 2012
9. University of Pittsburgh, Departmental Seminar, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012
8. Ultrafast Phenomena XVIII, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2012
7. Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2012
6. APS March Meeting, Boston, MA, US, 2012
5. 4th Workshop on Nanotube Optics & Nanospectroscopy(WONTON), Bordeaux, France, 2011
4. Ultrafast Phenomena XVII, Snowmass, CO, 2010
3. Ultrafast Phenomena in Semiconductors XIV (invited, SPIE), San Francisco, CA 2010
2. 3rd Workshop on Nanotube Optics & Spectroscopy(WONTON), Matsushima, Japan, 2009
1. Ultrafast Phenomena XVI, Stresa, Italy, 2008