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  Physics Faculty

Prof. Vina Punjabi

Department of Physics, Norfolk
State University, Norfolk, Virginia, 23504

Work phone: (757) 823-2472
punjabi@jlab.org

Education

  • Ph.D. in Physics, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 1986
  • M.S. in Physics, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia 1983
  • M.S. in Physics, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India 1973
  • B.S. in Physics, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India 1971

Academic Positions

  • Visiting Professor, Jefferson Lab, Newport News VA, 2007-2008
  • Visiting Professor, Jefferson Lab, Newport News VA, 2000-2001
  • Visiting Professor, Jefferson Lab, Newport News VA, 1996
  • Professor – Norfolk State University - 1999-present
  • Associate Professor - Norfolk State University -1993-1999
  • Assistant Professor - Norfolk State University - 1988-1993
  • Research Associate - College of William and Mary, Physics Department - 1986-1988
  • Research Assistant - College of William and Mary, Physics Department - 1980-1986

Honors, Prizes, Awards

First Prize of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR) in Dubna, Russia, for experimental work “Experimental Investigation of Polarization Phenomena in Deuteron-Proton and Deuteron-Nucleus Interaction, January 1998.

Post-doctoral Advisees

  • Frank Wesselmann (2004-2008),

Post-doctoral advisor

  • Prof. J.M. Finn, Prof. H. Funsten and Prof. C.F. Perdrissat

Ph.D. advisor

  • Prof. C.F. Perdrisat

Selected Publications (out of more than 100):

G(E(p)) / G(M(p)) ratio by polarization transfer in polarized   Jefferson Lab Hall A Collaboration M.K. Jones et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 1398 (2000).

● “Measurement of GEn/GMn from the d(e, e¢ n)p reaction to Q2=1.45 (GeV/c)2”, R. Madey, et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 122002 (2003).

● “Measurement of GEp/GMp in ep ® ep to Q2 = 5.6 GeV2”, O. Gayou, et al., (Hall A Collaboration), Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 092301 (2002).

● ”Basic Instrumentation for Hall A at Jefferson Jab”, John Alcorn et al., Nucl. Instr. and Methods in Phys. Res. A 522, 294 (2004).

● ”Precision Rosenbluth Measurement of the Proton Elastic Form Factors”, I.A. Qattan et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 142301 (2005).

”Polarization Transfer in Proton Compton Scattering at High Momentum Transfer”, D.J. Hamilton et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 242001 (2005).

● ”Recoil Polarization for Excitation in Pion Electroproduction “, J.J. Kelly et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 102001 (2005).

● ”Proton elastic form factor ratios to Q2=3.5 GeV2 by polarization transfer”, V. Punjabi, C.F. Perdrisat et al., Phys. Rev. C 71, 055202 (2005), Erratum-ibid. C 71, 069902 (2005); e-Print Archive: nucl-ex/0501018 (2005).

● ”Measurement of Analyzing Powers for the Reaction at Pp = 1.75 GeV/c to 5.3 GeV/c”, L.S. Azhgirei et al., Nucl. Instrum. Meth., A 538, 431-441 (2005).

● ”Measurements of the neutron electric to magnetic form factor ratio GEn/GMn via the reaction to Q2=1.45 (GeV/c)2”, B. Plaster et al., Phys. Rev. C 73, 025205 (2006).

● ”The ratio of proton electromagnetic form factors via recoil polarimetry at Q2 = 1.13- (GeV/c)2”, G. MacLachlan et al., Nucl. Phys. A 764, 261 (2006).

● ”Polarization transfer in the reaction up to Q2=1.61 (GeV/c)2”, B. Hu et al., Phys. Rev. C 73, 064004 (2006).

● ”Determination of the Pion Charge Form Factor at Q2=1.60 and 2.45 (GeV/c)2”, T. Horn et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 192001 (2006).

● ”Nucleon Electromagnetic Form Factors”, C.F. Perdrisat, V. Punjabi and M. Vanderhaeghen, Prog. Part. Nucl. Phys. 59, 694 (2007); hep-ph/0612014.

● ”The Proton Elastic Form Factor Ratio μpGEp /GMp at Low Momentum Transfer”. G. Ron et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 202002 (2007).

● ”Charged pion form-factor between Q**2 = 0.60-GeV**2 and 2.45-GeV**2. II. Determination of, and results for, the pion form-factor”. G.M. Huber et al., Phys. Rev. C 78, 045203 (2008).

● ”Probing Cold Dense Nuclear Matter”, R. Subedi et al., Science 320, 1476-1478 (2008).

● “New measurements of the EMC effect in very light nuclei”, J. Seely et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 103 202301 (2009).

● “Recoil Polarization Measurements of the Proton Electromagnetic Form FactorRatio to Q2 = 8.5 GeV2”,

● A. J. R. Puckett et al, Phys. Rev. Lett. 104}, 242301 (2010) .

● “Polarization Transfer in the 4He(e,e'p)3H Reaction at Q2 = 0.8 and 1.3 (GeV/c)2”, M. Paolone et al. Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 072001 (2010) .

● “Polarization Observables in Deuteron Photodisintegration below 360 MeV”, J. Glister et al., Phys. Lett. B697, 194-198 (2011).

● “Measurements of the Electric Form Factor of the Neutron up to Q2=3.4GeV2 using the Reaction 3He(e,e’n)pp”, S. Riordan et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 262302 (2010).

● “A precise extraction of the induced polarization in the 4He(e,e'p)3H reaction”, S.P. Malace et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 052501 (2011).

● “Search for effects beyond the Born approximation in polarization transfer observables in elastic scattering”,,  M. Meziane et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 132501 (2011) .