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Professor Talamantes Rivera Receives USDA Fellowship Award

Jorge Talamantes Rivera

Jorge Talamantes Rivera

Dr. Jorge Talamantes Rivera, Chair of the Department of Physics & Engineering was selected for the competitive U. S. Department of Agriculture’s 2012 E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship Program.  As an Education Fellow, Talamantes will be part of a dynamic network of leaders from academia, government, and non-profit organizations that work to advance the excellence of education at Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs). This two-year fellowship offers faculty and staff from HSIs the opportunity to work collaboratively with USDA.  More information.

Research of UC Irvine and CSUB Professors Cited in Scientific American

The published research of  Charles S. Zendera, UC Irvine Department of Earth System Science, and Jorge Talamantes, CSUB Physics & Engineering Department Professor, was cited in the January 2012 issue of Scientific American.   Citations and links to both articles are provided.

Charles S. Zender, Jorge Talamantes, “Solar absorption by Mie resonances in cloud droplets,”  Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Volume 98, Issue 1, March 2006, Pages 122-129.

Nussenzveig, H. (2012). “The science and the glory.”  Scientific American, 306(1), 68-73.

Talamantes, Jorge R.

Talamantes, Jorge R. (CSUB 1990)
Chair and Professor of Physics
BA, University of California, San Diego; MS, PhD, University of California, Riverside