FURQAN FAZAL

 

Education


Stanford University, Stanford, CA                                                                                          Sep 2008 - Present

  1. Ph.D. Applied Physics

  2. Advisor: Steven M. Block (Applied Physics & Biology)

http://www.stanford.edu/group/blocklab/


Amherst College, Amherst, MA                                                                                            Sep 2004 - May 2008

• B.A. Physics, Chemistry & Biology

Summa cum Laude with Distinction

Publications


Fazal Furqan M, Sridharan Tirupati K, Qiu Keping, Whitney Barbara, Zhang Qizhou, Robitaille Tom. Spectral energy distributions of high mass protostellar objects - Evidence for high accretion rates. Astrophysical Journal Letters (2008), 688, L41-4.

http://www.iop.org/EJ/abstract/1538-4357/688/1/L41


• Ghosh Ambarish, Fazal Furqan M, Fischer Peer. Circular differential double diffraction in chiral media. Optics Letters (2007), 32(13), 1836-8.

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?uri=ol-32-13-1836


Fazal Furqan M, Hansen David E. Glucose-specific poly(allylamine) hydrogels - A reassessment. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters (2007), 17(1), 235-8.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0960894X06011097

Thesis Title: Approaches to Controlling the Length of Naphthalenediimide Helical Organic Nanotubes

Advisor: David E. Hansen (Chemistry)

Undergraduate Thesis


  1. Fazal Furqan M. Approaches to controlling the length of naphthalenediimide helical organic nanotubes. Undergraduate Thesis (2008).

   FF_Undergraduate_Thesis.pdf

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Honors


  1. NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, 2009


• Hertz Foundation Applied Sciences Fellowship Finalist, 2009


  1. Forris Jewett Moore Fellowship, Amherst College, 2008


  1. Bassett Physics Prize, Amherst College, 2005


  1. Phi Beta Kappa, 2007

Newspaper Articles


  1. Previous Articles from The Amherst Student

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