P. Chris Hammel

P. Chris Hammel

P. Chris Hammel

Professor (Physics, Electrical & Computer Engineering), Ohio Eminent Scholar



2000 Physics Research Building Lab: 121&127/179/1155

Areas of Expertise

  • Experimental condensed matter physics
  • Spin electronics and microwave properties of magnetic materi
  • High sensitivity magnetic characterization
  • Magnetic resonance force microscopy
  • Optically detected magnetic resonance
  • Biomagnetism


  • Ph.D. Physics - Cornell University 1984
  • B.A. Physics magna cum laude - University of California, San Diego - 1977

Professional Work

Lab Group

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Professor, Dept of Physics, Dept of and Electrical & Computer Engineering (by courtesy)

Ohio Eminent Scholar, June 2022- present

Director, Center for Emergent Materials, October 2011 to August 2023

Member-at-Large, Executive Committee of The American Physical Society Topical Group on Magnetism and its Applications

Member, OSU President & Provost's Advisory Council

Founding Director, Center for Exploration of Novel Complex Materials (ENCOMM) 2005-2011

Fellow, The American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2005

Fellow, The American Physical Society, 1998