Physics and Astronomy Faculty

George Nickas
George Nickas

George Nickas

Professor of Physics and Astronomy

(812) 866-7310

nickas@hanover.edu

Biography:

Professor Nickas came to Hanover in 1989 from Ithaca College and is interested in galaxy dynamics, cosmology and life in the universe.

Education:

Ph.D., University of Illinois
Leonidas Pantelidis
Leonidas Pantelidis

Leonidas Pantelidis

Associate Professor of Physics

(812) 866-7244

pantelidis@hanover.edu

Biography:

Dr. Leonidas Pantelidis earned his Ph.D. in theoretical physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and his B.S. from the University of Athens in Greece. Before joining the faculty at Hanover in 2005, he had held visiting positions at Swarthmore College and the College of Wooster and had been an associate scientist with Böehringer Ingelheim in Athens. His research agenda includes nonlinear dynamics and mathematical physics. He also has an interest in the history and philosophy of science and in physics education.

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