People of the Physics Department
  • Keeping in touch
    • Retired Professors
      • John A. Moore
        Contact via Departmental Office, Phone: 3412
    • Recent Staff
      • Fran Meffe, Administrative Assistant, 2003-2005
        Currently: at Brock University in the Department of Classics as Administrative Assistant
      • Alice Witvoet, Administrative Assistant, 1989-2003
        Currently: Retired
        E-mail: awit@sympatico.ca
      • Ronald Snelgrove, Hon BSc '91; Lab Demonstrator 1991-2000
        Currently:
        E-mail: ronaldsnelgrove@hotmail.com
    • Recent MSc Graduates
      • Bradley Van Oosten - PhD '16
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Dmitry Pshenitsin - PhD '16
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Jory Korobanik - PhD '16
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail:
      • Egor Ospadov - PhD '16
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail:
      • Maryam Taheri - PhD '16
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Andrew Cheesman - MSc '15
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Kevin Caslin - PhD '15
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Drew Marquardt - PhD '15
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Aistis Januszko - MSc '14
        Currently: Process Engineer at Unitron Hearing, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
      • Reza Siavashi - MSc '14
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Jason Iwachow - MSc '14
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail:
      • Peng Xiao - MSc '13
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail:
      • Yousef Rohanizadegan - MSc '13
        Currently: Pursuing BSc in Computer Science at Brock University
        E-mail: yr10xr@brocku.ca
      • Jason Manson - MSc '12
        Currently: Pursuing BED at Brock University
        E-mail: jm04rr@brocku.ca
      • Yang Pan - MSc '12
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Sepiedeh Pirasteh - MSc '12
        Currently: Pursuing
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      • Jason Manson - MSc '12
        Currently:
      • Ivana Komljenovic - MSc '11
        Currently: Pursuing Ph.D. at University of Guelph
        E-mail: ikomljen@uguelph.ca
      • Brad Dempsie - MSc '10
        Currently: Datat analysis/field engineer at Pure Technologies, Inc.
        E-mail: bd03nm@brocku.ca
      • Brandon DesRoches - MSc '10
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail:
      • Michael Potalivo - MSc '10
        Currently: Pursuing
        E-mail: mp04jb@brocku.ca
      • Mojtaba Hajialamdari - MSc '10
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at University of Waterloo
        E-mail: mhajiala@uwaterloo.ca
      • M Sedigh Ghamari - MSc '10
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at McMaster University
        E-mail: mohammad.ghamary@gmail.com
      • Patrick Reuvekamp - MSc '09
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart, Germany
        E-mail: p.reuvekamp@fkf.mgp.de
      • Panteha Razavi - MSc '09
        Currently: Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Centre, Toronto, ON
        E-mail: atash.p@gmail.com
      • Anthony Madubuonu - MSc '09
        Currently:
        E-mail: tmadubuonu@yahoo.com
      • Sarah Kefayati - MSc '08
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at University of Western Ontario
        E-mail: skefayati@uwo.ca
      • Mojtaba Hajialamdari - MSc '08
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at University of Waterloo
        E-mail: mhajiala@uwaterloo.ca
      • Bao Chang Liu - MSc '08
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at McMaster University
        E-mail: liub27@mcmaster.ca
      • Shahab Jamali Gharetape - MSc '08
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at the University of Toronto
        E-mail: sh.jamaligharetape@utoronto.ca
      • Gary Fekete - MSc '08
        Currently:
        E-mail: gfekete@brocku.ca
      • Sara Sadeghi - MSc '07
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia
        E-mail: ssadeghi@sfu.ca
      • Nazanin Hossein-Khah - MSc '06
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
        E-mail: nazanin.h@gmail.com
      • Fatemeh Eftekhari - MSc '06
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia
        E-mail: z.eftekhari@gmail.com
      • Yu Li - MSc '06
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at the McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
        E-mail: yl04qm@brocku.ca
      • Wenqi Ran - MSc '06
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at the McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
        E-mail: wenqi.ran@gmail.com
      • Talayeh Hezareh - MSc '05
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
        E-mail: thezareh@uwo.ca
      • Qiuping Bian - MSc '05
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
        E-mail: bianq2@univmail.cis.mcmaster.ca
      • Avid Farhoodfar - MSc '05
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario
        E-mail: avid@physics.queensu.ca
      • Helia Jalali - MSc '05
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario
        E-mail: hjalili@sciborg.uwaterloo.ca
      • Amir Keyvanloo - MSc '04
        Currently:
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      • Graeme Wardlaw - MSc '04
        Currently: Pursuing his Ph.D. at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
        E-mail: wardlagm@mcmaster.ca
      • J. Robert Klassen - MSc '04
        Currently: At Brock University doing qualifying work for Medical School
        E-mail: jk98ah@newton.physics.brocku.ca
      • M. Mehdi Yazdanian - MSc '04
        Currently: Pursuing his Master in Mechanical, Automotive & Materials Engineering at the University of Windsor
        E-mail: yazdan2@uwindsor.ca
      • Zuzana Trskova - MSc '04
        Currently: Living in Bratislava, Slovakia
        E-mail: trskova@pobox.sk
      • Stanislav Ocadlik - MSc '04
        Currently: Living in Ruzindol, Slovakia
        E-mail: neoyano@pobox.sk
      • Ivana Bosa - MSc '04
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at University College, Cork, Ireland
        E-mail: ibosa@nmrc.ie
      • Roshanak Teymoori - MSc '03
        Currently: Pursuing her Ph.D. at the University of Alberta
        E-mail: roshanak_teymoori@yahoo.ca
      • Adan Brown Holden - MSc '02
        Currently:Senior Software Analyst, Win Win Solutions, Inc.
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      • Rodica Ellison - MSc '01, BEd '02
        Currently: Teaching high school Mathematics and Physics in Niagara
        E-mail: rodimica@yahoo.com
      • Miroslav Hornik - MSc '01; recipient of the 2001 Governor-General's Gold Medal
        Currently: Slovak branch of Swiss software company
        E-mail: miroslavhornik@centrum.cz
      • Sarkis Jacob - MSc '00
        Currently: Researcher at Industry Canada: Optoelectronics Materials and Components
        E-mail:sarkis.jacob@crc.ca
      • Melissa A. Castle - MSc '99
        Currently: Product Engineer at JDS Uniphase Corp.
        E-mail: mel_castle@hotmail.com
      • Mylo G. Hildebrand - MSc '99
        Currently: Teaching science in Palm Desert, California
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      • Martin Snajdr - MSc '99; recipient of the 1999 Governor-General's Gold Medal
        Currently: Pursuing PhD studies at University of Alberta
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      • Tatiana Zaraiskaya - MSc '99
        Currently: Pursuing PhD studies at University of Guelph
        E-mail: tz@physics.uoguelph.ca
      • Tomas Roch - MSc '98
        Currently: PDF at Institute for Solid State Electronics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
        E-mail: troch@fkeserver.fke.tuwien.ac.at
      • Stephanie Recker - MSc '98
        Currently:
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      • Peter Langfelder - MSc '97; recipient of the 1997 Governor-General's Gold Medal
        Currently: A postdoctoral fellow at the University of Waterloo
        E-mail: plangfel@uwaterloo.ca
    • Former Associates and Post-Doctoral Fellows
      • Reza Mohammadizadeh Research associate with F. Razavi, Feb 15, 2010 - January 14, 2011
        Currently:Department of Physics, University of Tehran
        E-mail: zadeh@ut.ac.ir
      • Sushi Wu Research Associate with K. Samokhin, May 15, 2008 - August 31, 2010
      • Yong Liu Research Associate with S. Bose, June 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010
        Currently:College of Science, Yanshan university, China
      • Josef Kudrnovsky Research Associate with S. Bose, June 14, 2010 - August 29, 2010
        Currently:Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences, Prague
      • Mohamed Said Al-Busaidi Research Associate with F. Razavi, June 1, 2007 - August 31, 2008
      • Abdussallam EldewikResearch Associate with F. Razavi, June 1, 2008 - August 31, 2008
      • G.V. Sudhakar Rao - Postdoctoral Fellow with M. Reedyk, March 1, 2002 - August 31, 2006
        Currently: Blue Sky Spectroscopy Inc., Lethbridge, Alberta
        E-mail: sudhakar.gunuganti@blueskyinc.ca
      • Maxim Marenko - Postdoctoral Fellow with K. Samokhin, April 1, 2005 - February 14, 2006
        Currently: Dept of Physics and Astronomy, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, USA
        E-mail: Maxim.Marienko@hofstra.edu
      • Eeuwe Zijlstra - Postdoctoral Fellow with S.K. Bose, January 1, 2003 - December 31, 2004 and May 1, 2005 - August 31, 2005
        Currently: Postdoctoral Fellow, Theoretical Physics, University Kassel, Heinrich-Plett-Strass 40, 34132 Kassel, Germany
        E-mail: zijlstra@physik.uni-kassel.de
      • Christopher Wiebe - Assistant Professor , August 1, 2004 - July 31, 2005
        Currently:Assistant Professor, Physics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
        E-mail: cwiebe@mailer.fsu.edu
      • Parviz Kameli - PhD student, Aug. 01 - July '02, with F.S. Razavi
        Currently:
      • Biplab Sanyal - Postdoctoral Fellow with S.K. Bose, July '99 - May '00
        Currently: Assistant Professor, Uppsala University, Dept of Physics, Cond. Matter Theory Grp., Box 530, S75 121 Uppsala, Sweden
        E-mail: Biplab.Sanyal@fysik.uu.se
      • Dr. Gerald R. Moran - Research Associate, Jan '99 - July '99
        Currently: Health and Radiation Sciences Unit, McMaster University
        E-mail: morang@mcmaster.ca
      • Dr. Guy Quirion - Research Associate, 1994-1998
        Currently: Department of Physics, Memorial University, St. John's, NF
        E-mail: gquirion@kelvin.physics.mun.ca
      • Hartmut Schäfer - 1994-95, PDF with Prof. Sternin
        Currently: Bruker Spectrospin, Germany
        E-mail: Hartmut.Schaefer@bruker.de
      • Vladimir Kostur - 1992-94, PDF with Prof. Mitrovic
        Currently: American International Insurance
        E-mail: vkostur@netcom.ca
      • Thorsten Höhn - 1989-91, PDF with Prof. Mitrovic
        Currently: ORACLE Germany
        Riesstr. 25
        D-80992 Muenchen, Germany
        E-mail: dr.thorsten.hoehn@oracle.com
      • Josef Kudrnovsky - 1992, PDF with Prof. Bose
        Currently: Institute of Physics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic
        E-mail: kudrnov@fzu.cz
      • Renat Sabiryanov - 1993-94, PDF with Prof. Bose
        Currently: Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska, Omaha, NE
        E-mail: rsabirianov@mail.unomaha.edu
      • Zeng-Ju Tian - 1992-94, PDF with Prof. Black
        Currently: Northern Telecommunications, Ottawa, ON
        E-mail: tian@nortel.ca

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