Nelia Mann

Nelia Mann

Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics

Department/Affiliation: Physics
Phone: (330) 287-1980
Office Address: 108 Taylor Hall


  • Ph.D., Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara (2006)
  • B.S., Physics and Mathematics, Stanford University (2001)

Research Interests

  • String Theory

Courses Taught

  • Calculus-based Physics
  • Mechanics
  • Modern Physics
  • Particle Physics
  • Algebra-based Physics

Awards and Honors

  • McCormick Fellowship, Enrico Fermi Institute, University of Chicago (2006-2009).
  • Department of Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (2001-2004).
  • Broida Fellowship, University of California, Santa Barbara (2001-2003).
  • Undergraduate Honors Thesis, Stanford University, 2001, Advisor: Roger Romani. "The Bow Shock Wave of a Pulsar: Analysis and Theoretical Modeling."

Recent Publications

  • T. S. Garon, N. Mann, and E. M. McManis, "Re-examining the Value of Old Quantization and the 'Bohr Atom' Approach," American Journal of Physics 81 (2013) 92.
  • D. Clark, J. Franklin and N. Mann, "Relativistic Linear Restoring Force," Eur. J. Phys. 33 (2012) 1041.
  • S. K. Domokos, J.A. Harvey and N. Mann, "Setting the scale of the p p and p bar p total cross sections using AdS/QCD," Phys. Rev. D82 (2010) 106007, hep-th/arXiv:1008.2963. 
  • S. K. Domokos, J.A. Harvey and N. Mann, "The Pomeron contribution to p p and p bar p scattering in AdS/QCD," Phys. Rev. D80 (2009) 126015, arXiv:0907.1084.