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Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Mississippi

Dr. Kevin Beach

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Office: 211A Lewis Hall
Phone: (662) 915-2829

Degrees Earned

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2004)
M.Sc., Queen’s University at Kingston (1999)
B.Sc.H., Queen’s University at Kingston (1997)


2018–present: Associate Professor, University of Mississippi
2014–2018: Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi
2008–2014: Assistant Professor, University of Alberta
2007: Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
2004–2006: Research Associate, Boston University

Research Interests

Dr. Beach is a condensed matter theorist with a focus on computational many-body physics. His research is primarily in the areas of frustrated magnetism and heavy fermion systems. In recent years, he has also collaborated with experimental colleagues on projects related to nanomechanical systems, protein folding, and nanoscale device physics.

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