Thursday, August 21, 2014

Faculty News Dated Aug 19 2014

Dr. Tai-Yin Huang, associate professor of physics, presented a paper in the United Kingdom entitled "Modeling Airglow Variations Induced by CO2 Concentration Change and F10.7 Variations" at the 8th Annual Workshop on Long-Term Changes and Trends in the Atmosphere. The workshop was organized by the British Antarctica Survey and was held in Clare College of Cambridge University, United Kingdom from July 27 - August 1.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Physics students presented at International CEDAR Workshop

Faculty News dated July 15, 2014

Two Penn State students presented their posters at the 2014 CEDAR Workshop held at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA from June 22-26, 2014. The students started their research at the Lehigh Valley campus and worked with Dr.Tai-Yin Huang, associate professor of physics, as undergraduate research assistants sponsored by NSF grants. Richard George presented a poster titled "The Effects of Gravity Waves on Airglow Temperatures in the MLT Region", with Dr. Huang. Chris Dimenichi presented "The Influence of CO2 Concentration and F10.7 Variations on Mesospheric Airglow Emissions", with Dr. Huang. Their travel was sponsored in part by NSF and Penn State Undergraduate Travel Grants.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Huang's COWA Presentations

Faculty News dated May 19, 2014

Penn State to host Center on Optical Wireless Applications meeting

Penn State is hosting an industrial advisory board meeting of the Industry/University Cooperative Research Center on Optical Wireless Applications (COWA) on May 21 - 23, 2014, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. Click here for the link to the full news coverage (please see the previous blog post on this news release by COWA).

Dr. Tai-Yin Huang, associate professor of physics, is scheduled to give an invited talk entitled "Lighting the Future with LEDs" and present a poster entitled "COB RGB LEDs for Lighting and Wireless Applications" with co-presenter Dr. T.-B. Sun. In addition to sharing research progress and findings among COWA faculty and industrial members, the meeting also intends to draw attention from engineers, leaders, and executives in visionary companies interested in optical wireless applications.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

COWA Meeting

Sharing a link Penn State to host COWA Meeting

Patent Granted

Faculty News dated May 12, 2014

Dr. Tai-Yin Huang, associate professor of physics, was granted a patent titled "Energy Storage Device" from Taiwan Intellectual Property Office. The patented invention is about harvesting, storing, and utilizing electrical energy from lightning discharge. A patent application to be submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office has been in preparation.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Faculty News dated April 21, 2014

Faculty News dated April 21, 2014

Dr. Tai-Yin Huang, associate professor of physics, was at the Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada from April 9 - 11, 2014. She served as a Ph.D. thesis external examiner at a Ph. D. candidate's oral defense. She also gave an invited talk entitled "Atmospheric Research on Gravity Waves, Airglow, Lightning, and Climate Change" at a private Graduate Seminar at the School of Mathematics and Statistic, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Chinese New Year Celebration

News Article published in World Journal about Chinese New Year Celebration organized by Lehigh Valley Chinese School and Lehigh Valley Taiwanese Women Association. Here is the link News Article