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Mark Havey

  • Mark Havey
  • Professor & Eminent Scholar
  • Physics
  • 2100k Physical Science Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4612
  • mhavey@odu.edu
  • Education

    University Of New Hampshire, 1977
    Major: Physics
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Maine, 1973
    Major: Engineering Physics
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    1. Optical memories for quantum communications and quantum computing; 2. Quantum phase transitions; 3. Squeezing the electromagnetic vacuum for precision measurements applications.
  • Expertise

    Physics
    Experimental Atomic Physics, Quantum Optics, Lasers and Optics
  • 2012: University Professor, Old Dominion University
  • 2011: Arfken Lecturer, Miami (Ohio) University
  • 2011: Distinguished Off-Campus Scholar, Miami University
  • 2005: Arfken Scholar in Residence, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
  • 2005: Phi Kappa Phi member, Old Dominion University
  • 2004: SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award Nominee, State Council for Higher Education in Virginia
  • 1998: Eminent Scholar, Old Dominion University
  • 1998: Fellowship in the American Physical Society, American Physical Society
  • 1995: SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award Nominee, SCHEV
  • 1995: SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Award Nominee, State Council for Higher Education in Virginia
  • 1992: Gene W. Hirschfeld Award for Excellence in Teaching, Old Dominion University
  • 1992: Old Dominion University Research Award, Old Dominion University
  • 1973: Member, Tau Beta Pi; National Engineering Honor Society
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Disorder Effects in Ultracold Atomic Physics
    Sponsoring Organization: Old Dominion University Research Foundation
    Date: September, 2011 - August, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Havey, M. D.
    Atomic Physics Investigations of Light Localization in High Density, Ultracold Atomic Vapors
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: June, 2007 - December, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Havey, M. D.
    Coherent Radiative Transport in Atomic Vapors
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: February, 2003 - January, 2006
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Havey, M. D.; Kaiser, R.