Kurt R Hoffman

Professor of Physics

Phone (509) 527-5273

OFFICE: 248 Hall Of Science

Kurt email 

 

 

Southern Alps and Canterbury Plane from a hot air balloon at 5000 ft.

 

New Zealand

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Research Interests

Sound/Acoustics web pages

Journals/professional


Fall 2013 - Courses

 

Course Meeting time Room
 (Hall of Science)
Phys155 9 MTTh 100
Phys115 2:30-3:30 F 100
Phys155LZ
11-12:30 TTh
225
Phys255 1-4 Th
258
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4-5 M
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Office Hours (Times I will be in my office)

Monday 10-11, 2-3:30
Tuesday 10-11
Wednesday 10-11
Thursday 10-11
Friday 9-11

Other times by appointment. I will usually be in my office Wednesday 1-2:30 as a time to drop in.          

      

  

Research interests


1. Sol-Gel fabrication and doping with Rare Earth Ions
Collaborators:
Dr. Dan Boye - Davidson College
Dr. Ann Silversmith - Hamilton College

2. Thin Films of MnF2: pure and doped with Rare Earth Ions

Collaborators:

Dr. Roger Reeves - University of Canterbury, Christchurch NZ

Dr. Nikolai Sokolov and Dr. Sergey Gastev

Joffe Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia



3. Metallofullerenes with Rare Earth Impurity Ions

Endohedral fullerene molecules

Fullerene pages


Other Physics pages