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New Mexico State University
Department of Physics
Emeriti

Dr. Robert Liefeld, X-Rays & Physics Education

Ph.D. Ohio State University (1959)


Department of Physics

Office: Gardiner Hall 201

MSC 3D
New Mexico State University
PO Box 30001
Las Cruces, NM
88003-8001

Phone: 575-646-2206

FAX: 575-646-1934

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E-mail: rliefeld@nmsu.edu

Robert Liefeld
Office Hours Fall 2010

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About

Professional Experience

  • 1959-61, Postdoctoral Research, CornellUniversity
  • 1961-present, Assistant, Associate, and Professor of Physics, NMSU
  • 1974-1993, Co-Director, Electron Microscopy Laboratory
  • 1993-present, Acting Director, Electron Microscopy Laboratory
Research Interests
  • X-ray physics
  • Electron, atomic, and solid state physics
  • Physics education
Research and Creative Activities
  • Liefeld, R., B. Mason, "Electron Excited M-Region Resonance X-ray Excitation Spectra from Cerium and Oxidized Cerium", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A8(6), 4057, 1990.
  • Liefeld, R., J. Wachter, "Comparison of M-Region X-ray and Auger-Electron Spectra for Near Threshold Electron Excitation of Metallic and Oxidized Lanthanum", J. Vac. Sci. Techno. A7(2), 249, 1989.
  • Liefeld, R., M.B. Chamberlain, and A.F. Burr, "Threshold Electron Excitation of Auger-Electron and X-Ray Emissions in La", J. Vac Sci, Technol. A2(2), 973, 1984.
  • Liefeld, R., M.B. Chamberlain, and A.F. Burr, "Threshold Electron Excitation of Auger-Electron and X-Ray Emissions in Ce", J. Vac. Sci. Technol., A1(2), 1169, 1983.