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Lepsha Vuskovic

  • Lepsha Vuskovic
  • Professor & Eminent Scholar
  • Physics
  • 2100-I Physical Science Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4611
  • lvuskovi@odu.edu
  • Education

    University Of Belgrade, (Yugoslavia), 1972
    Major: Physics
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Belgrade (Yugoslavia), 1968
    Major: Physics
    Degree: M.S.
  • 2012: Certificate of Excellence in Promoting Undergraduate Research, Old Dominion University
  • 2012: Distinguished Research Award, College of Sciences
  • 2010: Finalist, Virginia Outstanding Faculty Award
  • 2009: Eminent Professor of Physics at Old Dominion University
  • 2008: College of Science at Old Dominion University, Gene W. Hirschfield Faculty Excellence Award
  • 2008: Old Dominion University Doctoral Mentor Award
  • 2008: Research Expo 2008, Honorable Mention Award for Outstanding Graduate Poster Presentation, Research Expo
  • 2002: Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • 2002: Who's Who in America, 56th edition
  • 2000: Outstanding Achievement Award for success in national Aeronautics and Space Administration STTR
  • 1999: Arch T. Colwell Award
  • 1997: 2000 Notable American Women, 8th edition
  • 1997: Who's Who in the World, 15th and 17th edition
  • 1996: Who's Who in the American Education, 5th edition
  • 1996: Who's Who in the American Women, 20th edition
  • 1995: 5000 Personalities of the World, 5th edition
  • 1995: Who's Who in the East, 25th edition
  • 1995: Who's Who in the West, 25th edition
  • 1994: Who's Who in the South and Southwest, 24th and 25th edition
  • 1992: Nominated for an International Woman of the Year
  • 1992: Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th 6th editions
  • 1981: Scientific Excellence Award
  • 1978: International Fellowship, US National Research Council
  • 1976: Honor Diploma issued by the Science Council of the Institute of Physics
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Continuing Research on the Effect of Microwave-Generated Plasma on Aerodynamic Flow
    Sponsoring Organization: National Institute of Aerospace
    Date: September, 2009 - February, 2012
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Define and Characterize the Research & Development of Microwave Generated Surface Plasmas
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: June, 2007 - August, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Define and Characterize the Research & Development of Micorwave Generated Surface Plasmas
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: June, 2007 - May, 2010
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.; Popovic, S.
    Effect of Microwave-Generated Plasma on Aerodynamic Flow
    Sponsoring Organization: national Institute of Aerospace
    Date: June, 2007 - August, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Kinetic and Experimental Studies of a Double Electric Layer in Stationary Shock Wave Structures of a Supersonic Flow (GSRP, Dereth Jan Drake)
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Marshall Space Center
    Date: August, 2007 - July, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Effect of Microwave-Generated Plasma on Aerodynamic Flow
    Sponsoring Organization: National Institute of Aerospace
    Date: August, 2007 - February, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Investigation of Plasma Etching for Superconducting RF Cavities Surface Preparation
    Sponsoring Organization: US Department of Energy
    Date: September, 2005 - February, 2009
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.
    Research of the Effect of Microwave-Generated Plasmas on Aerodynamic Flow
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: March, 2006 - July, 2007
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Vuskovic, L.; Popovic, S.