# Dr. Gabor J. Kalman

## distinguished research professor of physics

Phone: 617-552-3581

Higgins Hall 330B

E-mail: gabor.kalman@bc.edu

### Education

Diploma of E.E. Polytechnical University, Budapest,

Hungary, D.Sc. (T. A.: Nathan Rosen)

Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel

### Areas of Research

- Strongly coupled Coulomb systems: plasmas, electron liquid in 3 and 2 dimensions.
- Charged particle layered systems, bilayers.
- Complex (dusty, colloidal) plasmas; plasma crystals.
- Dense plasmas; plasma phase transitions.
- Linear and nonlinear response functions and fluctuation-dissipation theorems.

### Professional Experience

- Research Professor, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA
- Visiting Professor, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA
- Directeur de Recherche, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de Paris, Orsay, France
- Professeur Associé, Université de Paris, Orsay, France
- Lecturer, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
- Research Scientist, Central Research Institute for Physics Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary
- Visiting Fellow, Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
- Expert, Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories
- Visiting Scientist, Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France
- Visiting Scientist, Groupe de Recherches Ionospheriques du CNRS, Orleans, France
- Senior Visiting Scientist, University of Oxford, Great Britain
- Professeur d'Echange, Université de Paris and Observatoire de Paris, Meudon, France
- Associate (Honorary), Centre for Astrophysics, Harvard University
- Research Leader, Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy
- Visiting Scholar, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
- Consultant, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
- Director, NATO Summer Institutes
- Int. Adv. Board, Int. Conf. on Strongly Coupled Coulomb Systems and Int. Workshop on the Physics of Nonideal Plasmas.

### Professional Memberships

- Fellow: New York Academy of Sciences
- Fellow: American Physical Society
- Member: European Physical Society
- Association for the Advancement of Science

### Selected Publications

- "Analytical Properties of the Quadratic Density Response and Quadratic Dynamical Structure Functions: Conservation Sum Rules and Frequency Moments," with J.M.Rommel,
*Phys. Rev. E*54, 3518 (1996). - "Response Function of the Second Kind in Many Body Systems," with Xiao-Yu Gu and Z.C. Tao,
*J. Stat. Phys.*70, 887 (1993). - "Correlations Destroy Acoustic Plasmons in Superlattices," with K.I. Golden,
*Phys. Status Solidi*180, 533 (1993). - "Response Functions and Plasmon Dispersion for Strongly Coupled Coulomb Liquids," with K.I. Golden,
*Phys. Rev. A*41, 5516 (1990). - "Thomas-Fermi Model for Dense Plasmas," with R. Ying,
*Phys. Rev. A*40, 3927 (1989). - "Quadratic Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem: The Quantum Domain," with Xiao- Yu Gu,
*Phys. Rev. A*36, 3399 (1987). - "Approximation Schemes for Strongly Coupled Plasmas: Dynamical Theory," with K.I. Golden,
*Phys. Rev. A*19, 2112 (1979). - "Electromagnetic Response in Strong Magnetic Field - I/II," with P. Bakshi and R. Cover,
*Phys. Rev. D*14, 2532 (1976); D20, 3015 (1979). - "Superdense Neutron Matter," with V. Canuto and B. Datta,
*Astrophysical J.*221, 274 (1978). - "Longitudinal Massive Photon in an External Magnetic Field," with R.A. Cover,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*33, 1113 (1974). - "New Approach to Strongly Coupled Electron Plasmas," with K.I. Golden and M.B. Silevitch,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*33, 1547 (1974). - "Relativistic Fermi Gas Interacting through a Scalar Field,"
*Phys. Rev. D*9, 1656 (1974). - "Hydrogenic Stark-Zeeman Spectra for Combined Static and Dynamic Fields," with P. Bakshi and A. Cohn,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*31, 1576 (1973). - "Linear Stark Effect Due to Resonant Interactions of Static and Dynamic Fields," with P. Bakshi and A. Cohn,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*29, 326 (1973). - "Non-Linear Fluctuation-Dissipation Theorem," with K.I. Golden and M.B. Silevitch,
*J. Stat. Phys*. 6, 87 (1972). - "Lagrangian Formalism in Relativistic Dynamics,"
*Phys. Rev.*123, 384 (1961). - "Non-linear Oscillations and Non-stationary Flow in a Zero Temperature Plasma I./II,"
*Ann. Phys.*(N.Y.) 10 (1) 29 (1960).

### Selected Books Edited, Chapters in Books

- Strongly Coupled Coulomb Systems, edited by Gabor J. Kalman, Martin P. Rommel and Krastan B. Blagoev, Plenum Press, NY (1997).
- Strongly Coupled Plasmas, edited by Gabor J. Kalman and Paul Carini, Plenum Press, NY (1977).
- Topics on Plasma Response Functions in Plasma Physics, Ecole d'Ete de Physique Theorique - Les Houches: 1972, edited by C. deWitt, Gordon and Breach, NY (1975), p. 349.

### Publications

- "Beam-Plasma Instabilities in a 2D Yukawa Lattice," with S. Kyrkos and M. Rosenberg,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*102, 225006 (2009). - "Ground State of Magnetic Dipoles on a Two-Dimensional Lattice: Structural Phases in Complex Plasmas," with J. D. Feldmann, P. Hartmann, and M. Rosenberg,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*100, 085001 (2008). - "Molecular Dynamics Studies of Solid–Liquid Phase Transition in 2-D Yukawa Systems," with P. Hartmann, Z. Donko, P.M. Bakshi, S. Kyrkos,
*IEEE Trans. Plasma Sci.*35 (2), 332 (2007). - "Collective Modes in Strongly Correlated Yukawa Liquids: Waves in Dusty Plasmas," with M. Rosenberg and H. de Witt,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*84, 26 (2000). - "Quasilocalized Charge Approximation in Strongly Coupled Plasma Physics" (review paper), with K.I. Golden,
*Phys. Plasmas*7, 3124 (2000). - "Collective Modes in Strongly Coupled Electronic Bilayer Liquids," with V. Valtchinov, K.I. Golden,
*Phys. Rev. Lett.*82, 3124 (1999). - "Static and Dynamic Properties of Electronic Bilayers," with V. Valtchinov and K.I. Golden, in
*Condensed Matter Theories*13, edited by Joao de Providencia and F.B. Malik, Nova Science Publishers, Commack, NY, 1998. - "Phases in Strongly Coupled Electronic Bilayers," with V. Valtchinov and K.B. Blagoev,
*Phys. Rev. E*56, 4351 (1997). - "Plasmons and Shear Waves in Correlated Superlattices," with K.I.Golden, L. Miao and R.R. Snapp,
*Phys. Rev. B*55, 16349 (1997). - "Dust Acoustic Waves in Strongly Coupled Dusty Plasmas," with M. Rosenberg,
*Phys. Rev. E*56, 7166 (1997).

### Invited Talks

- Theory of Quadratic Response, 23th Int. Workshop on Condensed Matter Theories, Ithaca, Greece (1999).
- Charged Particle Bilayers: Equilibrium and Dynamics, Int. Conference on Strongly Coupled Coulomb Systems, St. Malo, France (1999).
- Theoretical Methods for Strongly Coupled Dusty Plasmas, Tutorial Talk, APS-PPD Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA (1999).
- Collective Modes in Electronic Bilayers, 9th Int. Workshop on the Physics of Nonideal Plasmas, Rostock, Germany (1998).
- Strongly Coupled Coulomb Systems, Nonequilibrium Many Body Dynamics, RIKEN BNL Research Center, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY (1997).