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Mark Riffe

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Physics

Associate Professor

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: SER 222B
DialPhone: 435-797-3896
SendEmail: riffe@cc.usu.edu


Educational Background

PhD, Physics, Cornell University, 1989
MS, Physics, Cornell University, 1984
BS, Physics and Mathematics, Wake Forest University, 1981

Publications - Abstracts

    Publications - Books & Book Chapters

      Books

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    Publications - Fact Sheets

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      Publications - Curriculum

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        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Edwards, B., Riffe, D.M, Ji, J., Booth, W.A, (2017). Interactions between uniformly magnetized spheres. American Journal of Physics, 85:2, 130-134.
        • Riffe, D.M, (2011). Classical Fano Oscillator. Physical Review B, 84, 063408.
        • Riffe, D.M, Shinn, N.D, Kim, B., Kim, K.J, Kang, T.H, (2009). Core Level Spectroscopy of the Pd/W(110) Interface: Evidence of Long-Range Pd- Island−W interactions at submonolayer coverages. Surface Science, 603, 1070.
        • Riffe, D.M, Shinn, N.D, Kim, B., Kim, K.J, Kang, T.H, (2009). Core-Level Shifts at the Pt/W(110) Monolayer Bimetallic Interface. Surface Science, 603, 3431.
        • Riffe, D.M, Franckowiak, R.T, Shinn, N.D, Kim, B., Kim, K.J, Kang, T.H, (2008). Core Level Spectroscopy of the Ni/W(110) Interface: Correlation of W Interfacial Core Level Shifts with First-Layer Ni Phases. Surface Science, 602, 2039.
        • Riffe, D.M, Sabbah, A.J, (2007). Coherent Excitation of the Optic Phonon in Si: Transiently Stimulated Raman Scattering with a Finite-Lifetime Electronic Excitation. Physical Review B, 67, 085207.
        • Sabbah, A.J, Riffe, D.M, (2002). Femtosecond Pump-Probe Reflectivity Study of Silicon Carrier Dynamics. Physical Review B, 66, 165217.
        • Riffe, D.M, (2002). Temperature Dependence of Silicon Carrier Effective Masses with Application to Femtosecond Reflectivity Measurements. J. Opt. Soc. Am. B, 19, 1092.
        • Professional Journal

        • Chauhan, K.N, Riffe, D.M, Everett, E.A, Kim, D.J, Yang, H., Shen, F.K, (2013). Carrier Capture Dynamics of Single InGaAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Layers. Journal of Applied Physics, 113, 203710.
        • Wilson, R.B, Riffe, D.M, (2012). An Embedded-Atom-Method Model for Alkali-Metal Vibrations. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 24, 335401.

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        Publications - Literary Journal

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          Publications - MultiMedia

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            Publications - Technical Reports

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              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

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                  Scheduled Teaching

                  PHYS 4600 - Electromagnetism II, Spring 2017

                  PHYS 5500 - Intermediate Topics in Physics (Topic), Spring 2017

                  PHYS 3600 - Electromagnetism I, Fall 2016

                  PHYS 3550 - Intermediate Classical Mechanics, Spring 2016

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2015

                  PHYS 3550 - Intermediate Classical Mechanics, Spring 2015

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2014

                  PHYS 2210 - Physics for Scientists and Engineers I, Summer 2014

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2013

                  PHYS 2400 - Introductory Topics in Physics (Topic), Fall 2013

                  PHYS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2013

                  PHYS 3750 - Foundations of Wave Phenomena, Spring 2013

                  PHYS 2120 - The Physics of Living Systems II, Spring 2013

                  PHYS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2012

                  PHYS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Spring 2012

                  PHYS 3750 - Foundations of Wave Phenomena, Spring 2012

                  PHYS 2120 - General Physics - Life Sciences II, Spring 2012

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2011

                  PHYS 7990 - CONT GRAD ADVISEMENT, Spring 2011

                  PHYS 3750 - WAVE PHENOMENA, Spring 2011

                  PHYS 7990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010

                  PHYS 2110 - General Physics—Life Sciences I, Fall 2010


                  Graduate Students Mentored

                  Kripa Nidhan, Physics 2013
                  Robert Francowiak, Physics 2011
                  Richard Wilson, Physics 2011