Kyle Latty Publishes Third Paper!

PhD Candidate Kyle Latty has had his third paper accepted in the journal Optics Express titled “Emission characteristics of bulk aerosols excited by externally focused femtosecond filaments”. The article includes co-authors from University of Michigan Prof. Igor Jovanovic Dr. Milos… Read More

Prof. Hartig Awarded Joint Appointment with SRNL

Prof. Hartig, the PI for the Optical Science and Nonproliferation Group at UF, was selected by Savannah River National Laboratory to receive a Joint Appointment with the laboratory. This joint appointment will advacne SNRL’s core competency in sensing, characterizing, assessing… Read More

Emily Kwapis Presents at NNSA Review Meeting

Emily Kwapis represented the MTV Consortium and the OSN Group through an oral presentation at the annual NNSA University Program Review Meeting held this year at UC Berkeley. Congrats Emily!  

Prof. Hartig Receives INMM Early Career Award

OSN PI Professor Kyle C. Hartig received the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) Early Career Award at the 2023 Joint INMM & ESARDA Annual Meeting in Vienna Austria. Prof. Hartig would like to thank Texas A&M Nuclear Engineering… Read More

Emily Kwapis publishes fourth paper!

Emily Kwapis

Optical Science and Nonproliferation (OSN) Group Ph.D. Student and DoD SMART Fellow Emily H. Kwapis has published her fourth journal article titled “Experimental and Computational Investigation into the Hydrodynamics and Chemical Dynamics of Laser Ablation Aluminum Plasmas” in the high-impact… Read More

PhD Student Justin Borrero Awarded DoD SMART Fellowship

Congrats to first-year PhD Student Justin Borrero on receiving the DoD SMART Fellowship that will start in Fall 2023. His sponsoring facility will be Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, NM and will be working in their hypersonics directorate. Congrats Justin!