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Teaching Spring 2008



Recent Publications

 Galen T. Pickett


Physics and Astronomy

California State University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840-3901

(562) 985-4934 vc    (562) 985-7924 fax

Physics 152 Section 1

Physical Sciences 112 Earth-Moon-Sun Page

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Education & Background:

Research Interests:

·  San Jose MOOC 2014 power point.

· 4OSME Olympic Fold Class

·  Folded structures

·  Charged Blends of Polyelectrolytes (3.3 Mb pdf file)

·  Dendrimer Self Assembly (1.6 Mb pdf)

·  Chiral symmetry breaking in confined simple fluids

·  Quench-induced order in multiblock copolymer films

·  Thermotropic liquid crystals

·  Polyelectrolyte conformation Talk for display    Talk for print

Recent Publications:

1. G. T. Pickett, "Entropic Trapping of Particles at Polymer Surfaces and Interfaces,"  http://arxiv.org/abs/1505.06239, May 2015.

2. G. T. Pickett, "Confettti Ordering by Polymer Brushes,"  http://arxiv.org/abs/1505.06382,   May 2015.

3. G. T. Pickett, “Volume Integral of the Pressure Gradient: Archimede’s Principle”, http://arxiv.org/abs/1407.7562, Aug. 2014.

4. G. T. Pickett,  “The Teaching Length Scale,” California Classroom Science, 26, 9, May 6, 2014.

5. G T. Pickett, Michael. R. Peterson, Prashanth Jaikumar, Student Success in Introductory Physics,  Proceedings of the 2014 ASEE Zone IV Conference, May 2014.


6. G. T. Pickett, "DNA- Origami applications in polymer model materials", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education, accepted, Aug. 07.

7. G. T. Pickett, "Self-folding origami membranes," Europhys. Letts., 78, 48003 (2007).

8. G. T. Pickett, "DNA-origami technique for olympic gels," Europhys. Letts., 76, 616 (2006). (DOI: 10.1209/epl/i2006-10302-7)

9. G. T. Pickett, "DNA-nanotechnology technique for monodisperse synthesis," Macromolecules, 39, 9557, (2006).

10. G. T. Pickett "Linear gradient copolymer melt brushes," J. Chem. Phys. 118, 3898 (2003). Copyright 2003 AIP.  The article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Institute of Physics.

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last updated: May 25, 2015