Davor Balzar, Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy

Davor Balzar

Associate Professor; Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy

  • Faculty
  • College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • Department of Physics and Astronomy

What I do

I am an Associate Professor of Physics and Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Society
  • American Association of Physics Teachers
  • Materials Research Society

Research

My research interests are mainly in studies of materials' properties by diffraction and computational methods. Materials currently of interest include photovoltaics and ferroelectrics.

Featured Publications

  • Long-distance spin transport in a disordered magnetic insulator
  • Rietveld refinement of energy-dispersive synchrotron measurements
  • Size-Strain Line-Broadening Analysis of the Ceria Round-Robin Sample
  • Voigt-Function Modeling in Fourier Analysis of Size- and Strain-Broadened X-ray Diffraction Peaks

Awards

  • Fellow