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Richard Zallen

Professor Emeritus of Physics
3030A Robeson Hall (MC 0435)
850 W. Campus Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Ph.D.: Harvard University

Experimental condensed-matter physics

  • Optical properties of solids
  • Pressure effects
  • Percolation theory
  • Amorphous solids
  • Semiconductors
  • Layered (2d-network) crystals
  • Cell patterns in morphogenesis
  • Luminescence and the Hound of the Baskervilles



                    “Critical Density in Percolation Processes”,  H. Scher and R. Zallen, J. Chem. Phys. 53 (1970), pp. 3759-3761.