An updated version of the Matlab programs Jennifer Hampton wrote for reading NanoScope data files into a Matlab matrix have been added to the Software Library at the Nanoprobe Network. The updated versions of the files are adapted to correctly read NanoScope v 8.1 data files.
The Physics Department‘s REU site grant has been renewed. This brings to five the number of REU site grants currently at Hope College. Stephen Remillard is PI and Jennifer Hampton is Co-PI on the new grant. Hope College Press Release
Hampton Group student Nicholas Wozniak will present his research from the summer of 2009 at Hope College’s 9th Annual Celebration of Undergraduate Research & Creative Performance on Friday, April 9. Hope College Press Release
The first paper from the Hampton Group appeared online on Monday, March 22. The publication in Review of Scientific Instruments describes the design and characterization of the teflon electrochemical cell that is used for wafer working electrodes. Surface Lab students Nicholas Wozniak, Alyssa Frey, Lucas Osterbur, and Timothy Boman are coauthors.
The March 1 issue (pdf) of the AIP Matters electronic newsletter has a picture of Hampton Group student Alyssa Frey explaining her poster at the recent APS April Meeting in Washington DC.
Hampton Group student Alyssa Frey, an external REU student from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will attend the American Physical Society’s April Meeting 2010 in Washington, DC from February 13 to 16 and present a poster.