Physics Faculty

Professor Fred Grosse holds a Ph.D. from Lehigh University. His research interests include fluid mechanics and the department's studies of the atmosphere of the moon. He also supervises certification for high school physics teachers.

Professor Richard Kozlowski is a Susquehanna graduate with a Ph.D. from the University of Maine. His research interests include liquid crystals and the optical and infrared studies of the atmospheres and surfaces of the moon, Mercury and asteroids. He advises the Astronomy Club and the Society of Physics Students.

Assistant Professor Samya Zain, has a Ph.D. from the University at Albany, State University of New York. Her primary research background and interest is in experimental high-energy physics.  Since 2004, she has been an active member of the BaBar Scientific Research Collaboration at SLAC (Stanford Linear Accelerator Center) located near Stanford University, California. She also conducts her experimental research, in collaboration with research collaborators at the ATLAS detector of CERN (European Council for Nuclear Research, derived from French Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire), in Geneva, Switzerland. Both of these are multi-billion dollar "Big Science" accelerator-based physics experiments. She along with Prof. Kozlowski advises the Pink Physics Club.