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Charles E Cunningham



Selected Research Students & Projects

Greg Dyer '04, "Magnetic phase diagrams of RCo2Ge2 single crystals."Xu Wang '04, "Effect of site dilution on magnetic transitions in (DyxY(1-x))Co2Ge2."
Heather Thiessen '02, "Magnetic anisotropy in the RCo2Ge2 Series."

Campus Phone: 
(641) 269-3182
(641) 269-4285
Long Beach, CA
High School: 
Long Beach Poly
Harvey Mudd College
College Graduation Year: 
Campus Job(s): 
Professor of Physics
Personal Interests: 
Grinnell Aikido Club (Instructor)


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On-Campus Address: 
1031 Science
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States
Office Hours: 
By appointment (sign up on schedule posted on my door)
Education / Degrees: 
Postdoc (Solid State Physics), 1992-93, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Ph.D. (Physics), 1992, Stanford University M.S. (Physics), 1987, Stanford University B.S. (Physics), 1986, Harvey Mudd College
Courses Taught: 
Phy-109: Physics in the Arts Phy-117: Physics, an Historical Approach Phy-180: Bridges, Towers, and Skyscrapers Phy-132: General Physics II with Lab Phy-220: Electronics with Lab Phy-232: Modern Physics with Lab Phy-314: Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics Phy-337: Optics Wave Phenomena with Lab Phy-360: Solid State Physics Phy-462: Advanced Laboratory Tutorial: "Water," "Science Writing," "Images of the Scientist"
Primary Academic Interest: 
Novel materials growth
Other Academic Interests: 
Solid state physics Magnetic ordering transitions Superconductivity