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ROYAL G. ALBRIDGE

E-mail address: royal.g.albridge@vanderbilt.edu

Office Phone: (615)322-2774


DEGREES AWARDED:

  • B.Sc. - Ohio State University, 1955
  • Ph.D. - University of California/Berkeley, 1960
  • M.S. - Vanderbilt University, 1980 (Psychology)

FIELDS OF INTEREST:

  • The Physics of Atomic and Molecular Processes at Surfaces
  • Photoelectron Spectroscopy
  • Electron Spectroscopy
  • Atomic Spectroscopy via Heavy Ion Excitation
  • Nuclear Spectroscopy
  • Free Electron Laser Applications.

CURRENT APPOINTMENTS:

  • 1974-Present : Professor of Physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS:

  • 1961-64 : Assistant Professor of Physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • 1966-67 : Sabbatical Leave: Univ. of Uppsala, Sweden
  • 1964-72 : Associate Professor of Physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • 1972-73 : Professor of Physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • Spring, 1974 : Sabbatical Leave: Univ. of Uppsala, Sweden

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Physical Society
  • American Association of Physics Teachers
  • New York Academy of Science

PROFESSIONAL HONORS:

  • Sigma Xi
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Phi Lambda Upsilon

SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS:

  • "The Desorption of Excited Atoms by Photon bombardment of Alkali Halide Crystals," D. Liu, R. G. Albridge, A. V. Barnes, P. H. Bunton, C. S. Ewig, N. H. Tolk and M. Szymonski, Surface Sci. Lett. 281, L353-L357 (Feb. 1993).
  • "Hydrogen Exposure-Enhanced CN* Emission from Alkali-Halide Surfaces", Jun Xu, Larry Hudson, Royal Albridge, Alan Barnes and Norman Tolk, Surface Science Letts. 289, L622-L624 (1993).
  • "Free-Electron Laser Studies of Direct and Indirect Two-Photon Absorption in Germanium", E. Tuncel, J. L. Staehli, C. Coluzza, F. Gozzo, G. Margaritondo, D. Martin, J. T. McKinley, R. G. Albridge, A. V. Barnes, A. Ueda, X. Yang, and N. H. Tolk, Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 4146-4149 (1993).
  • "Free-Electron Laser Spectroscopy of Semiconductors at Interfaces," J. T. McKinley, R. G. Albridge, A. V. Barnes, G. C. Chen, J. L. Davidson, M. L. Languell, P. L. Polavarapu, J. F. Smith, X. Yang, A. Ueda, N. tolk, C. Coluzza, P. A. Baudat, C. Dupuy, F. Gozzo, M. Illegems, D. Martin, F. Morier-Genoud, A. Rudra, E. Tuncel, G. Margaritondo, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A12, 2323-2326 (1994).
  • "Cathodoluminescence and Photoluminescence from Chemical-Vapor-Deposited Diamond," X. Yang, A. V. Barnes, M. M. Albert, R. G. Albridge, J. T. McKinley, N. H. Tolk, J. L. Davidson, J. Appl. Phys. 77, (3) (Feb. 1995)