Vitae

   

Lloyd Armstrong, Jr.

EDUCATION:

1965-1966 Postdoctoral Physicist, Lawrence Radiation

Laboratory, Berkeley, California

1966 University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. (Physics)

Field of Thesis: Experimental and Theoretical

Investigation of Atomic Hyperfine Structure

1962 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S.

(Physics)

HONORARY DEGREE:

2005 Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Doctor of Humane Letters

POSITIONS HELD:

2014- University Professor Emeritus and Provost Emeritus

2005-2014 University Professor and Provost Emeritus

University of Southern California

2005-2014 Professor of Education, University of Southern California

1993-2005  Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs,

University of Southern California

1993-2014  Professor of Physics, University of Southern California


1987-1993  Dean, School of Arts and Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University

1985-1987 Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy,

The Johns Hopkins University

1968-1993 Faculty Member, The Johns Hopkins University

1977-1993 Professor of Physics

1973-1977 Associate Professor of Physics

1969-1973 Assistant Professor of Physics

1968-1969 Research Associate

   

1981-1983 Program Officer for Atomic, Molecular and Plasma

Physics; Program Officer for Theoretical Physics;

National Science Foundation, Washington, D.C. (on

leave-of-absence from Johns Hopkins University)

1978-1979  Visiting Fellow, Joint Institute for Laboratory

Astrophysics, Boulder, Colorado (on leave-of-absence from Johns Hopkins University)

1972-1973 Maitre de Recherche Associe, Centre National de la

Recherche Scientifique, Orsay, France (on leave-of-absence from Johns Hopkins University)

1967-1968 Senior Physicist, Westinghouse Research Center,

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


VISITING POSITIONS:

Summer 1983  Visiting Physicist, Centre National de la

Recherche Scientifique, Orsay, France

Summer 1981  Professor d'Echange, Universite de Paris,

 Paris, France

Summer 1977  Visiting Physicist, Centre National de la

 Recherche Scientifique, Orsay, France

Summer 1976  Consultant, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory,

 Berkeley, California

Summer 1975  Visitor, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen,

  Colorado 

Summer 1974  Visiting Professor, University of Cologne,

 Cologne, Germany

Summer 1970   Visiting Physicist, Centre National de la

 Recherche Scientifique, Orsay, France


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Fellow, American Physical Society


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

1997 Chair, Workshop on Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Basic Energy Sciences Division of the Department of Energy

1996-1998 Member, Advisory Board of the Rochester Theory Center for Optical Science and Engineering. Chair, 1997-98

1994-1997 Member, Advisory Board of the Institute for Theoretical Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, Harvard

1992-1996  Member, Advisory Board of the Institute for  Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara

 Steering Committee, 1993-1996

 Chair, 1994-95

1989-1996 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Board on Physics and Astronomy

Executive Committee, 1993-1996

1993 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Committee on Atomic and Molecular Sciences Science Assessment Panel

1992 Director, Adriatico Research Conference on Hydrogen Atoms in Intense Electromagnetic Fields, International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, August, 1992 

1991-1994 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Committee on Atomic and Molecular Sciences Panel on Future Opportunities in Atomic, Molecular and Optical Sciences

1991 Chairman, Panel on Quantum and Nonlinear Optics, for Future Research Opportunities in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, Department of Energy

1991 Member, Committee of Visitors, Physics Division, National Science Foundation   

1989-1992 National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Panel for the National Measurement Laboratory (NML) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Member-at-Large, 1989; Panel for Physics (successor panel following NIST reorganization)

1989 Member, Local Organizing Committee, 1989 International Conference on the Physics of Electron and Atomic Collisions (ICPEAC)

1987-1988 Member, Nominating Committee for the 1987, 1988 Herbert P. Broida Prize (American Physical Society)

1986-1988 Member, American Physical Society Panel on Public Affairs

1985-1992 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Panel for the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics of the Board on Assessment of the National Bureau of Standards, Chairman, 1989-92 

1985-1989 Member, Nominating Committee for the Davisson-Germer Prize (American Physical Society), 1985, 1987, Chairman, 1989

1985-1988 Member, National Science Foundation (NSF) Advisory Committee for Physics

1984-1990 Board of Editors, Physical Review A

1984-1990 Member, Organizing Committee, International Conference on Multiphoton Processes III (ICOMP III), 1984; International Conference on Multiphoton Processes IV (ICOMP IV), 1987; International Conference on Multiphoton Processes V (ICOMP V), 1990

1984-1989 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Committee on Atomic and Molecular Sciences

Vice Chairman, 1984-1985

 Chairman, 1985-1988 

 Past Chair, 1988-1989

Chairman, Panel on Facilities, 1984-1985  

Chairman, Panel on Theoretical Atomic and Molecular Sciences, 1984-1985   

1984-1987 Member, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council (NAS/NRC) Committee on Recommendations for the U.S. Army Basic Scientific Research

1983-1984 Member, Nominating Committee, Division of Electron and Atomic Physics of the American Physical Society

1980 Co-organizer, The Johns Hopkins University Workshop on Atomic Data Needs in Astrophysics

1976 Member, Division of Electron and Atomic Physics of the American Physical Society (APS) Program Committee


OTHER ACTIVITIES:

2014-  Member, Board Committee on Education, Laureate International University

2013- Founding Member, Minerva Academy

2010-2013 Member, Board of Trustees of Altius Education, Inc.

2010 - 2016 Member, Advisory Board of Fidelis, Inc.

2009-2014 Member, Board of Directors of the Pacific Century Institute

2006 - 2018  Member, Advisory Board of InsideTrack, Inc

2001-  Member, Council on Foreign Relations 

1996-2013  Member, Pacific Council on International Policy

1996-2005 Member, Board of Directors of the Pacific Council on International Policy

1994-2005 Member, Board of Directors of the California Council on Science and Technology

1994-2000 Member, Board of Directors of the Southern California Economic Partnership

1994-2000 Member, National Advisory Board of The Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth

1989-1993 Member, Governing Board of the University Consortium 

for Atmospheric Research 


RESEARCH FUNDING:

1975-1982 Department of Energy

1972-1981 National Science Foundation (no funding 1981-1983 

1983-1990  because was on leave at NSF during that period)

   

SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS:

1.  Magnetic Moments of Rhenium-186 and Rhenium-188 and Analysis of the Rhenium Hyperfine Structure, with Richard Marrus, Phys. Rev. 138, B310 (1965).

2.  Nuclear Moments of Americium-241 and 16-h Americium-242 and Analysis of the Hyperfine Fields, with Richard Marrus, Phys. Rev. 144, 994 (1966).

3.  Relativistic Effects in Atomic Fine Structure, J. Math. Phys. 7, 1891 (1966).

4.  Dependence of Laser Axial Beat Note Amplitude on Zeeman Separation, with Dolores Ali and Tetsuo Hadeishi, UCRL-1750 (September 1966).

5.  Matrix Elements of the Coulomb Interaction in Conjugate Configurations, Phys. Rev. 166, 63 (1968).

6.  Spin Orbit Constants and the Scaled Thomas Fermi Potential, with R. Liebermann, 

Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 8, 1163 (1968).

7.  Relativistic Effects in Atomic Fine Structure. II. J. Math. Phys. 9, 1983 (1968).

8.  Symmetry Properties of the Spin-Spin Contact Hamiltonian, Phys. Rev. 170, 122 (1968).

9.  Matrix Elements Between Configurations Having Several Open Shells. I. Phys. Rev. 

172, 12 (1968).

10.  Matrix Elements Between Configurations Having Several Open Shells. II. Phys. Rev. 

172, 18 (1968).

11.  Magnetic Interactions in Mixed Configurations, with S. Feneuille, Phys. Rev. 173, 58 (1968).

12.  Intermediate Coupling Transition Probabilities in Si II, with R. Liebermann, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 9, 123 (1969).

13.  Matrix Factorizations for the Coulomb Interaction between Electrons in Atoms, with B. R. Judd, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London) A309, 185 (1969).

14.  Crystal Field Induced Configuration Interaction in the Configuration (ln + l2)N, J. Chem. Phys. 51, 129 (1969).   

15.  Reduced Spin-Spin Matrix Elements for fn, with L. H. Taylor, J. Chem. Phys. 51, 3789 (1969).

16.  Quasiparticles in Atomic Shell Theory, with B. R. Judd, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London) A315, 27 (1970).

17.  Atomic Structure Calculations in a Factorized Shell, with B.R. Judd, Proc. Roy. Soc. (London) A315, 39 (1970).

18.  Group Properties of Radial Wavefunctions, Supp. to J. de Phys. (Paris) 31, C4-17 (1970).

19.  O(2,1) and the Harmonic Oscillator Radial Function, J. Math. Phys. 12, 953 (1971).

20.  Group Properties of Hydrogenic Radial Functions, Phys. Rev. 3, 1546 (1971).

21.  Theory of the Hyperfine Structure of Free Atoms, (Wiley Interscience, New York, 1971).

22.  Coulomb Correction in Nuclear Beta Decay: Elementary Particle Treatment, with C. W. Kim, Phys. Rev. C 5, 672  (1972).

23.  SO(2,1) and the Hulthen Potential, with B. I. Dunlap, Phys. Rev. A 6, 1370 (1972).

24.  Limitation on the Use of Impulse Approximation in Nuclear Decay, with C. W. Kim, Phys. Letters 41B, 39 (1972).

25.  Comparison of Impulse Approximation and Elementary Particle Treatment in Nuclear Beta Decay, with C. W. Kim, Phys. Rev. C 6, 1924 (1972).

26.  On the Additive Nature of Correlation and Relativistic Effects in Atomic Hyperfine Structure, with S. Feneuille,  Phys. Rev. A 8, 1173 (1973).

27.  Influence of Photon Statistics on the Block-Siegert Shift, with S. Feneuille, J. Phys. B 6, L182 (1973).

28.  Group Theory and Atomic Physics, Proceedings of the Second International Colloquium on Group Theoretical Methods in Physics, Nijmegen, 1973.

29.  Relativistic Effects in the Many Electron Atom, with S. Feneuille, Vol. 10 of "Advances in Atomic and Molecular Physics" Ed. by D. R. Bates (Academic Press, 1974).

30.  An Open Shell Random Phase Approximation, J. Phys. B. 7, 2320 (1974).   

31.  Theoretical Analysis of the Phase Shift Measurement of Lifetimes Using Monochromatic Light, with S. Feneuille, J. Phys. B 8, 546 (1975).

32.  Comment Concerning the Study of Autoionizing States Using Parametric Generation, with B. L. Beers, Phys. Rev. Lett.  34, 1290 (1975).

33.  Resonant-Multiphoton Ionization Via the Fano Autoionization Formalism, with B. L. Beers and S. Feneuille, Phys. Rev. A  5, 1903 (1975).

34.  Exact Solution of a Realistic Model for Two Photon Ionization, with B. L. Beers, Phys. Rev. A 12, 2447 (1975).

35.  Phenomenes d'Interferences Dependant du Flux Lumineaux dans les Processus Resonnants d'Ionization Multiphotonique, with S. Feneuille, J. de Physique 36, L235 (1975).

36.  Photoionization Cross Section for Atomic Chlorine Using an Open Shell Random Phase Approximation, with A. Starace, Phys. Rev. A 13, 1850 (1976).

37.  Photon Correlation Effects in Resonant Two-Photon Ionization, with P. Lambropoulos and N. K. Rahman, Phys. Rev. Lett. 36, 952 (1976).

38.  Relativistic Transition Probabilities in the Li and Be Sequences, with D. Lin and W. Fielder, Phys. Rev. A 14, 114 (1976).

39.  Multiconfiguration Hartree-Fock Calculation of Photoionization Cross Sections of the Rare Gases, with J. R. Swanson, Phys. Rev. A 15, 661 (1977).

40.  Photoionization of Positive Ions: Outer p Subshells of the Noble Gas Isoelectronic Sequences, with A. Msezane, R. F. Rielman, S. Manson, and J. R. Swanson, Phys. Rev. A 15, 668 (1977).

41.  Relativistic Oscillator Strengths for El Transitions in the Argon Isoelectronic Sequence, with D. Lin and W. Fielder, Phys. Rev. A 16, 589 (1977).

42.  Nonexpotential Decay Profile of the 2 S State of He-like Ions, with D. Lin, Phys. Rev. A 16, 791 (1977).

43.  Multiconfiguration Hartree-Fock Calculation of Photoionization Cross Sections of the Rare Gases. II. Final State Correlation, with J. R. Swanson, Phys. Rev. A 16, 1117 (1977).   

44.  Model Calculation of Resonant Multiphoton Ionization, with B. L. Beers, in Electronic and Atomic Collisions, Ed. by G. Watel et. al. (North Holland, 1977).

45.  Theory of Resonant Multiphoton Ionization in Atoms, with S. Feneuille, in Multiphoton Processes, Ed. by J. H. Eberly and P. Lambropoulos (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1978).

46.  Multiconfiguration Hartree-Fock Calculation of Magnetic Quadrupole Transition by Be Isoelectronic Sequence, with D. L. Lin and W. Fielder, Astrophysical Journal 219, 1093 (1978).

47.  Relativistic Effects in Highly Ionized Atoms, in Structure and Collisions of Ions and Atoms, Ed. by I. Sellin (Springer-Verlag, 1978).

48.  Interference Between Radiative Emission and Autoionization in the Decay of Excited States of Atoms, with C. E. Theodosiou and M. J. Wall, Phys. Rev. A 18, 2538 (1978).

49.  Short-time Behavior in Multiphoton Ionization, with C. E. Theodosiou, M. Crance and S. Feneuille, Phys. Rev. A 19, 766 (1979).

50.  Two Photon Ionization of Cs, with C. E. Theodosiou, J. Phys. B 12, L87 (1979).

51.  Laser Band Width Effect on Two Photon Two Channel Ionization in Cs, with J. H. Eberly, J. Phys. B 12, L291 (1979).

52.  Bistability Effects in Cooperative Multiphoton Ionization, J. Phys. B 12, L719 (1979).

53.  Resonance Lineshape and Photoelectron Spectrum in Power Broadened Two PhotonIonization, with S. V. O'Neil, J. Phys. B 13, 1125 (1980).

54.  Photoionization Cross Sections Using the Multiconfiguration Hartree-Fock and ItsExtensions, with W. Fielder, Physica Scripta 21, 457 (1980).

55.  Variation of the Effective Order of Nonlinearity Near a Minimum in the Two-Photon Ionization Cross Section of Cs, with M. Edwards, J. Phys. B 13, L497 (1980).

56.  An Adiabatic and Near-Adiabatic Model of Multiphoton Ionization, with H. C. Baker, J. Phys. B 13, 4727 (1980).

57.  Relativistic Study of E1 and M1 Transitions in the Boron Isoelectronic Sequence, with M. Samii, D. Thon-That, Phys. Rev. A 23, 3034 (1981).   

58.  Bistability in Multiphoton Ionization with Recombination, with H. C. Baker, Optics Letters 6, 357 (1981).

59.  Numerology, Hydrogenic Levels, and the Ordering of Excited States in One-Electron Atoms, Phys. Rev. A 25, 1794 (1982).

60.  Energy Levels of Doubly Excited States of He, with M.Crance, Phys. Rev. A 26, 694 (1982).

61.  Fluorescence Induced by Resonant Multiphoton Ionization Near an Autoionizing State, with M. Crance, J. Phys. B 15, 3199 (1982).

62.  Four Wave Mixing Under Double-Resonance Conditions, with M. Crance, J. Phys. B 15, 4637 (1982).

63.  Relativistic Effects in Many-Body Systems, appeared in Atomic Physics 8, Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Atomic Physics, Goteborg, Sweden, 1982. Edited by I. Lindgren, A. Rosen and S. Svanberg. (Plenum).

64.  Ground State Doublet Separations in the Boron and Fluorine Isoelectronic Sequences, with D. Frye and S. Lakdawala, Phys. Rev. A 27, 1709 (1983).

65.  Channel-Interaction Effects on the 3p-Subshell Photoionization of Chlorine with W. Fielder, Phys. Rev. A 28, 218 (1983).

66.  Comparison of MCDF and MCRRPA Transition Energy Calculations in the Be Isoelectronic Sequence, with D. Frye, Phys. Rev. A 29, 2220 (1984).

67.  Model Study of Multiphoton Ionization in Strong Fields, with M. Edwards and L. Pan, J. Phys. B 17, L515 (1984).

68.  Model Study of Above Threshold Multiphoton Ionization in Strong Fields, M. Edwards and L. Pan, J. Phys. B 18, 1927 (1985).

69.  New Approach to Calculating Oscillator Strengths and Transition Energies: Liouville-Dirac-Fock Theory, with D.  Frye, Phys. Rev. A 31, 2070 (1985).

70.  Complex-Rotated Hartree-Fock Method and Its Application to the Be-Shape Resonance, with D. Frye, Phys. Rev. A 34, 1692 (1986).

71.  Comments on the Effects of the Pondermotive Potential in the Above-Threshold Ionization Process, with L. Pan and J. Eberly, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B/3, 1319 (1986).  

72.  Dressed State Perturbation Theory for Multiphoton Ionization of Atoms, with L. Pan and B. Sundaram, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B/4, 754 (1987).

73.  Role of Excited States in Multiphoton Dynamics, with B. Sundaram, Phys. Rev. A, Phys.Rev. A 38, 152, (1988).

74.  Modeling Strong Field ATI, with B. Sundaram, Journal of the Optical Society of America B,7, 414 (1990).


OTHER PUBLICATIONS

1. Distance Learning: An Academic Leader’s Perspective on a Disruptive Product, Change, November/December, 32, 20 (2000).

2. A New Game in Town: Competitive Higher Education, in Digital Academe: The New Media and Institutions of Higher Education and Learning, eds. Dutton, William H. and Loader, Brian D. Chapter 6. (Routledge, 2002); also in Information, Communication & Society,4, 479 ( 2001)

3. Higher Education and the Global Marketplace: Entrepreneurial Activity in a Dynamic Environment, with Douglas Becker . 2004 Pullias Lecture, USC Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis: http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa/pullias.html

4. Globalization and Higher Education. The Navigator, 6 (1) Fall 2006. USC Center for Higher Education Policy Analysis: http://www.usc.edu/dept/chepa/pdf/nav2006f.pdf

5. Competing in the global higher education marketplace: Outsourcing, twinning, and  franchising, in Strategic Financial Challenges for Higher Education: How to Achieve Quality, Accountability, and Innovation: New Directions for Higher Education, No. 140, eds. Lapovsky, Lucie, and Klinger, Donna (Jossey-Bass, 2008)

6. Learning to Do: Anchoring a State Comprehensive University in Mission Drift, in The University Next Door, Chapter 8, with Michael Horn and Michelle Weise, eds. Schneider, Mark, and Deane, K.C.(Teachers College Press, 2014)

7. Barriers to Change and Innovation in Higher Education, TIAA Institute, November 2014