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Department of Physics, Applied Physics, and Astronomy
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
110 Eighth Street, Troy, New York 12180-3590 USA

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(518) 276-6310
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E-mail: physics@rpi.edu

James Napolitano
James Napolitano

Professor of Physics

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(518) 276-8019
napolj@rpi.edu

Home Page: http://www.rpi.edu/~napolj/

Education:

1982 - Ph.D. in Physics, Stanford University.
1977 - M.S. in Physics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
1977 - B.S. in Physics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Career Highlights:

2006 - 2007: President, Rensselaer Faculty Senate
1999 - present: Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
1999 - 2001: Interim Vice Provost for Information Technology, Rensselaer.
1996 - 1999: Associate Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
1992 - 1996: Assistant Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
1988 - 1992: Staff Scientist, CEBAF and CEBAF Assistant Professor, William & Mary.
1988 - 1988: Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory.
1983 - 1988: Assistant Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory.
1982 - 1983: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Argonne National Laboratory.
1979 - 1982: Research Assistant, Stanford University.

Research Interests:

Experimental nuclear and particle physics, scientific computation, distributed computing.

Selected Publications:

1. F. P. An, et al., “Improved measurement of electron antineutrino disappearance at Daya Bay,” Chin. Phys. C 37, 011001 (2013)

2. F. P. An et al. [Daya Bay Collaboration], “A side-by-side comparison of Daya Bay antineutrino detectors,” Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A 685, 78 (2012)

3. M. Artuso et al. [CLEO Collaboration], “Higher-order multipole amplitudes in charmonium radiative transitions,” Phys. Rev. D 80, 112003 (2009)

4. S. Godfrey and J. Napolitano, “Light meson spectroscopy,” Rev. Mod. Phys. 71, 1411 (1999)

5. J. N. Bahcall, E. Lisi, D. E. Alburger, L. De Braeckeleer, S. J. Freedman, and J. Napolitano “Standard neutrino spectrum from 8B decay,” Phys. Rev. C 54, 411 (1996)

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