Alumni- Group Pictures

Examples of Current Research Interests

Movies of the experimental labs:

Giti A. Khodaparast

Professor of Physics

Experimental Condensed Matter

Department of Physics Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 24061

Tel: 540-231-8729

Fax: 540-231-7511


Current and Past Funding Resources

NSF: Division of Material Research,

Jeffress Trust Fund,

AFOSR Young Investogator Award

The Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science at VT (ICTAS) ,

NSF: Division of Material Research (CAREER Award),

AFOSR (Materials with Extreme Properties)

L. C. Hassinger Fellowship in Nanoscience



Ph.D., Physics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma


Postdoctoral Research Associate, Rice University, Houston, Texas.

2002- Present: User, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, Florida , National High Magnetic Field

Featured in Magnet Lab News

2001- 2004: User, Stanford Picosecond Free Electron Laser Center, Stanford, California.

2001-Present: User, Megagauss Laboratory, University of Tokyo, Japan., International MegaGauss Science Laboratory

Outreach: APS Conference for Undergradute Women in Physics at Virginia Tech: News

CUWiP 2017 Conference Website

Link to CUWiP pictures

Link to CUWiP pictures

Link to CUWiP pictures