I'm Dominic Calabrese,
to my home page. Feel free to browse this website. This semester
I am teaching Physics 105 and Physics
210 . Course materials can be accessed through Blackboard.
Here: Exploding Watermelon Video 8/2006
(Video is in slow motion)
I spend most of my time teaching Physics, I try to spend some time
doing research in my field of interest, namely, photodetachment
of negative atomic and molecular ions.
Above is an 18W frequency doubled (532nm) Nd-Yag laser.
The laser beam interacts with a negative ion beam inside the chamber
Members of the research group at the University
of Nevada, Reno. At the left is Srividya Duvvuri (graduate student)
and in the middle is Dr. Aaron Covington.