Kofi W. Adu
Assistant Professor of
Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Park
Office: (814) 940-3335
Dr. Adu is experimental condensed matter physicist with expertise in engineering
advanced nanomaterials, their application in new technologies and the nanoscale physics
that stem from quantum confinement phenomena in these advanced nanostructures.
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, May 2004. Dissertation Title: "Synthesis and Raman scattering studies of
novel semiconductor nanostructures: Si, Ge and GaAs twinning superlattice nanowires."
B.Sc., Physics, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana, December 1994.
Thesis Title: "Effect of ionization of impurity centers by electric field on the conductivity of superlattice."
Materials Research Institute
Department of Physics UP
Web of Science
American Physical Society
Materials Research Society