PRIOR TO APPLYING: Students are strongly encouraged to contact one of the Health Physics faculty members below to ensure availability of program space and/or funding.
John D. Zimbrick, Professor and Section Head
Ph.D., University of Kansas
M.S., University of Kansas
Dr. Zimbricks's research focuses on the development of new biomarkers
and biodosimeters for the detection and quantitation of radiation effects,
and drugs for the modification of radiation response through the use of biophysical
instrumentation, methodologies,and the tools developed by molecular biologists.
Thomas B. Borak, Professor
Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Dr. Borak's research interests are principally related to radiation physics and dosimetry.
Alexander Brandl, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of New Mexico
M.S., University of New Mexico
Radiation physics and dosimetry, operational
health physics, internal dosimetry, radiation
Thomas E. Johnson, Associate Professor
Ph.D., Purdue University
M.S., Northwestern University
M.B.A., University of Illinois
Dr. Johnson's research focuses on laser safety and laser injury recovery
and the acute effects of ionizing radiation.
Dongqing (David) Zhang, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Nuclear Physics, Ohio State University
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Ohio State University
M.S., Nuclear Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
B.S., Optics, Shandong University