Student achievements in the spotlight
Among the students who represented Youngstown State University at the recent annual meeting of the National Collegiate Honors Council in Denver, Colorado were Elizabeth (Libby) Rogenski, a sophomore physics major, who presented a poster presentation titled "Growing the Community: Grow Youngstown Student Organization" with Samantha Anderson of Poland, a finance major.
James Tancebel, a junior mechanican engineering major and student researcher with Dr. Mike Cresciamanno, presented a poster on "Undergraduate Laboratories in Quantum Optics."
Published as an undergraduate: life doesn't get much better
YSU physics majors and student researchers were co-authors of the paper "Chromatic Control in Coextruded Layered Polymer Microlenses," which has been published in Optics Express, the international online journal of optics. Included as co-authors are Cory Merlo, Cameron Bagheri, Connor Hetzel, and James Tancabel and recent graduate, Joshua B. Petrus. The lead author was Mike Crescimanno, with contributions by Tom Oder, Chuanhong Zhou, James Andrews, and CLiPS colleagues at Case Western Reserve.