Cornelius Group Website

Dr. Andrew Cornelius

Office: BPB-142 Phone: 895-1727 Email: cornel@physics.unlv.edu

View my Group Website at: www.physics.unlv.edu/~cornel/homepage.htm

Associate Professor
HiPSEC & Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Neavada Las Vegas
4505 Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas NV 89154



For the Fall 2008 Semester, I am teaching:

HON 230 (Scientific World Views), MW 1:00-2:15 in BPB 247

PHY 181 (Engineering Physics 3), TR 1:00-2:15 in BPB 106


My research studies the influence of high pressures and high magnetic fields on the electronic and magnetic properties of metals. This work is done as part of the UNLV High Pressure Science Center .


Ph.D.: Washington University, St. Louis , February 1996

Dissertation: Investigations of Anomalous Ferromagnetism Under High Hydrostatic Pressure in a Diamond-Anvil Cell.

Advisor: Professor James S. Schilling .

B.S.: Physics/Mathematics, Drake University , 1989.

Past Research Experience