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Sebastian Kuhn

  • Sebastian Kuhn
  • Professor & Eminent Scholar
  • Physics
  • 2100j Physical Science Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-5804
  • skuhn@odu.edu
  • Ph.D. 1986 University of Bonn, Germany; Postdoctoral Fellow 1986-1988 Lawrence Berkeley Lab (NATO fellowship), Acting Assistant Professor 1988-1992 Stanford University. ODU since 1992
  • Education

    University Of Bonn (Germany), 1986
    Major: Physics
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Bonn, Germany, 1982
    Major: Physics
    Degree: Physik-Diplom
    University of Dusseldorf, Germany, 1977
    Major: Physics
    Degree: Vordiplom (2nd year comprehensive exam)
  • Research Interests

    Experimental Nuclear and Particle Physics and Instrumentation; nucleon structure, Few-Body Nuclei
  • Expertise

    Physics
    Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics - Experiments and Relevance for Everyday Life, General Physics (Electricity and Magnetism, Mechanics, Astrophysics, applications to everyday life), Jefferson Lab (Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Center, Newport News), Science Policy
  • 2011: Chair of the Jefferson Lab User Group of Directors, Jefferson Lab User Group
  • 2010: Shining Star Award, ODU
  • 2010: Chair-Elect of the Jefferson Lab User Group Board of Directors, Jefferson Lab User Group
  • 2009: Annual "Faculty Excellence" Award, College of Sciences, Old Dominion University
  • 2008: Elected member of the Executive Committee, APS Topical Group on Hadronic Physics
  • 2008: Annual Research Prize, Old Dominion University
  • 2007: Fellowship in the American Physical Society, American Physical Society
  • 2007: Eminent Scholar, Old Dominion University
  • 1986: NATO postdoctoral fellowship for study abroad, Deutsche Akademische Austauschdienst - DAAD
  • 1983: fellowship of the "Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Collaborative Research: MRI-Consortium for the Development and Construction of a Longitudinally Polarized Proton and Deuteron Target for CLAS12 at Jefferson Lab
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: April 1, 2010 - March 31, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bueltmann, S. L.; Kuhn, S.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Energy
    Date: March 15, 2011 - March 14, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Dodge, G. E.; Bueltmann, S. L.; Kuhn, S.; Hyde, C. E.; Weinstein, L. B.; Amaryan, M.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Energy
    Date: March 15, 2008 - March 14, 2011
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Dodge, G. E.; Bueltmann, S. L.; Kuhn, S.; Hyde, C. E.; Weinstein, L. B.; Amaryan, M.
    Sabbatical grant
    Sponsoring Organization: Jefferson Lab
    Date: August 1, 2007 - July 31, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Kuhn, S.
    Construction and Testing of the Region 1 Prototype Drift Chamber for the CLAS12 Detector
    Sponsoring Organization: Jefferson Science Associates, LLC
    Date: May 30, 2007 - April 30, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Bueltmann, S. L.; Dodge, G. E.; Kuhn, S.; Weinstein, L. B.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: U.S. Department of Energy
    Date: March 15, 2005 - March 14, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Amaryan, M.; Dodge, G. E.; Bueltmann, S. L.; Kuhn, S.; Hyde, C. E.; Weinstein, L. B.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: US Department of Energy
    Date: March 15, 2004 - March 14, 2005
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Kuhn, S.; Weinstein, L. B.; Ulmer, P. E.; Hyde-Wright, C. E.; Dodge, G. E.; Klein, A.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: Department of Energy
    Date: March 15, 2002 - March 14, 2005
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Weinstein, L. B.; Dodge, G. E.; Hyde, C. E.; Klein, A.; Kuhn, S.; Ulmer, P. E.
    From Quarks to Nuclei
    Sponsoring Organization: US Department of Energy
    Date: March 13, 2003 - March 14, 2004
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Kuhn, S.; Weinstein, L. B.; Ulmer, P. E.; Hyde-Wright, C. E.; Dodge, G. E.; Klein, A.