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About COSM

Mission statement

The overall mission of the Center for the Study of the Origin and Structure of Matter (COSM) is to conduct research that has the potential to advance our understanding of the world through the lens of particle and nuclear physics and to serve as a doorway for empowering a network of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to participate in these highly visible science projects.


Internal Advisory Committee:
Kenneth W. McFarlane, Hampton University (Director)
Mahbub Khandaker, Norfolk State University
Ashot Gasparian, NCA&T State University
Liguang Tang, Hampton University
Kenneth Cecire, Hampton University
Vassilis Vassilakopoulos, Hampton University

COSM address:
Graduate Physics Research Center
Hampton University
Hampton VA 23668
Phone: 757-727-5956
Fax: 757-637-2150

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Last updated July 2006