12/08/2015 NCPA Christmas luncheon

Members of the Ultrasonics group participated in the Christmas luncheon at the National Center for Physical Acoustics where the Ultrasonics laboratories are housed.  The luncheon is an annual end of year Christmas celebration held in the NCPA hall.

From left to right, NCPA director and physics professor Josh Gladden, graduate student Nazanin Omidi and physics professors, Alakhaba Datta, Cecille Labuda and Joel Mobley.

11/02 - 11/06/2015 NCPA Physical Ultrasonics at the 170th ASA Meeting.

Sunethra Dayavansha, Ukesh Koju, Nazanin Omidi, Cecille Labuda and Joel Mobley, members of the Ultrasonics research group attended the 170th Acoustical Society of America in Jacksonville Florida.  Joel Mobley chaired the Physical Acoustics Metamaterials I and II sessions.  Ukesh Koju gave a talk "Propagation of pulsed ultrasonics fields in a band gap of a two dimensional phononic crystal" in the Physical Acoustics Metamaterials section.  Sunethra Dayavansha gave a talk "Temperature dependence of shear wave speed in a viscoelastic wormlike micellar fluid" in the Biomedical Acoustics Complex Media section.

10/23/2015 Nazanin Omidi is selected as a round 2 finalist in the UM 3MT competition.

Nazanin Omidi was selected as one of the round 2 finalists in the University of Mississippi 3 Minute Thesis competition held on October 22, 2015.  Nazanin was selected as one of the 26 finalists from from a field of 120 students.  Her 3MT was on Computation of Ultrasonics Pressure Fields in Feline Brain.