2016-17 SPS Chapter Research Award Recipients

The following SPS chapters have received Chapter Research Awards to fund chapter research projects. The awards provide calendar year grants to support local chapter activities that are deemed imaginative and likely to contribute to the strengthening of the SPS program. The awards are funded by generous donations from members of the SPS and Sigma Pi Sigma community.

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Cleveland State University SPS Chapter

Deducing size and shape of Gold Nanorods in solution from Depolarized Dynamic Light Scattering data 

Loyola Marymount University SPS Chapter

Quantum Droplets: Pilot Wave Phenomena 

Northern Virginia Community College SPS Chapter

Atmospheric Muons as a Probe for the Higgs Vacuum Energy and of the Lead Stopping Power

Southeast Missouri State University SPS Chapter

Hybrid Photo-Magnetic Actuation for Target Specific Killing of Damaged Cells

Texas Lutheran University SPS Chapter

Thermal Imaging for Determining Heat Loss From Structures on TLU Campus 

United States Air Force Academy SPS Chapter

Collisional Processes in Alkali-Buffer Gas Systems for Alkali Laser Development 

University of Kansas SPS Chapter

KUbeSat Primary Cosmic Ray Detector (KUbeSat PCRD) 

William Jewell College SPS Chapter

Shaping Analysis of Magnetic Ferrofluid