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About Rakitha Beminiwattha

Rakitha Beminiwattha is an Assistant Professor of Physics at the Louisiana Tech University. He enrolled in the Ohio University in Fall of 2007 as graduate student after completing the bachelor degree in science with physics major and chemistry and mathematics as minor subjects from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka where he is native. He received his doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) in nuclear experimental physics in May of 2013. Rakitha then started as a research associate with the Syracuse University stationed at Jefferson Lab. Rakitha’s main research interests include precision tests of the Standard Model (SM) of particle physics, search for new physics beyond the SM and study of nuclear medium effects on bound quarks (EMC effect).

Positions

Present Assistant Professor, Louisiana Tech University Physics
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Courses

  • Introduction to Physics I (Algebra based) PHYS 209
  • Electromagnetics Lab PHYS 405
  • Electronics Lab PHYS 404
  • Introduction to Physics II (Algebra based) PHYS 210
  • Introduction to Physics I (Algebra based) PHYS 209

Education

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2013 Ph.D., Ohio University ‐ Department of Physics and Astronomy
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2006 BSc, University of Peradeniya ‐ Department of Physics
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Contact Information

Phone: 318-257-2435
Fax: 318-257-3823
Email: rakithab@latech.edu
Office: EA 210


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