Dr. Alok Kumar
Volleyball vs Cazenovia
Location: Oswego, NY, Max Ziel Gym in Laker Hall
Tuesday, Oct 6, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Men's Tennis vs. Utica
Location: Oswego, NY, Romney Tennis Courts
Wednesday, Oct 7, 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Alumni & Friends Event with President Stanley
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Location: New York, NY, USA
Monday, Oct 5, 7:28 a.m. - 7:28 a.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
- B.S.-Meerut University, India
- M.S.-Meerut University, India
- Ph.D-Kanpur University, India (Thesis: "X-ray Spectra of Some Complex Compounds")
Professional Activities and Interests:
- National President of the American Chapter of the Indian Physics Association, 1995-97
- President, Sigma Xi (Oswego Chapter), 1995-96
- Co-Principal-Investigator. Project: Explorations in Mathematics and Physics (EMP96)
- Atomic Physics
- Chemical Physics
- History of Science
- Science Education
- President Award for Creative and Scholarly Activity or Research, SUNY Oswego. 2001-2002.
- NOVA/NASA Faculty Fellow, NASA Opportunities for Visionary Academics (NOVA), a program for education, science, mathematics, engineering and technology university faculty involved in the content education of future K-12 teachers. 2001-2002.
- Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, The State University of New York, 1996-1997.
- "Some Thoughts on Sharing Science", Ivan Brady and Alok Kumar, Science Education (USA) 84, 507-523 (2000).
- "Telling Stories: Some Remarks on Orality in Science", Scott Montgomery and Alok Kumar, Science as Culture (UK) 9(3) 391-404 (2000).
- Science in the Medieval World, S.I. Salem and A.Kumar, University of Texas Press, Austin, 1991 and 1996.
- Oswego program pitches math and science to youth, The Valley News, July 18, 1994, Fulton, NY.
- Course explores diversity in history of science, Update, October 20, 1993.
- The Physics of X-Rays, S.I. Salem and A.Kumar. A Chapter in the book, Horizons of Physics, Ed. A. W. Joshi, Wiley Eastern Ltd., India, 1989.
Recent Media Articles:
- “SUNY prof:” Respect comes from knowledge, New York Teacher, November 20, 2002.
- “Two professors”, Campus Update, to be recognized for outstanding research, vol. 13, no. 15, April 10, 2002.
- “Out-of-This-World Honor”, The Post-Standard, January 8, 2002, about my selection as a NOVA/NASA Faculty Fellow for 2001-2002.