ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University has been accepted as an institutional member of the COHERENT Collaboration at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Dr. Tulasi Subedi, a physicist in Concord’s Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, will work with data from the Spallation Neutron Source which is funded from the U.S. Department of Energy. Concord University is one of only three undergraduate institutions in the international, 24-member team. Other members include Duke University, NC State, Carnegie Mellon University, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Virginia Tech, Canadian Nuclear Laboratories, and Sandia National Laboratories.
Dr. Subedi is passionate about teaching physics and helping students to comprehend physics concepts and their application to other disciplines. His academic focus is to provide interdisciplinary research experience to students in data analysis, machine learning, Field Programmable Gate Arrays, and particle physics.
Dr. Tulasi Subedi
Oak Ridge National Laboratory delivers scientific discoveries and technical breakthroughs needed to realize solutions in energy and national security and provides economic benefit to the nation. They address national needs through impactful research and world-leading research centers. Their wide range of partnerships with other US Department of Energy laboratories and programs, universities, and industry allows them to pair strengths with others for outstanding contributions to science.
Students can participate in physics research through Concord’s physics minor and majors in chemistry and computer science. Interested students can contact Dr. Subedi at email@example.com or 304-384-6025. Additional information on the collaboration can be found at https://sites.duke.edu/coherent/for-the-public/.
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