Lathrop, Daniel - Professor

3319 A. V. Williams
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Curriculum Vitae

Research Projects:
  • Turbulence
  • Geophysical & Astrophysical Magnetic Fields

Notable Publication:
  • Zeff, B.W., J. Fineberg, and D.P. Lathrop. The dynamics of finite-time singularities: curvature collapse and jet eruption on a fluid surface. Nature 403: 401, 2000
  • Benjamin W. Zeff, Daniel D. Lanterman, Ryan McAllistor, Rajarshi Roy, Eric J. Kostelich, and D.P.Lathrop, "Measuring intense rotation and dissipation in turbulent flows," Nature 421 146 (2003)
  • Daniel R. Sisan, Nicols Mujica, W. Andrew Tillotson, Yi-Min Huang, William Dorland, Adil B. Hassam, Thomas M. Antonsen, and Daniel P. Lathrop, "Experimental Observation and Characterization of the Magnetorotational Instability," Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 114502 (2004

Centers & Institutes: Center for Nanophysics and Advanced Materials; Institute for Research in Electronics & Applied Physics; Maryland NanoCenter


Department of Physics

University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-4111
Phone: 301.405.3401
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