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Current Research Interests

  • Spectroscopy in Multiferroics (more to read)
    Magneto-Optical studies of InMnAs and InMnSb ferromagnetic structures (more to read)
    Explore quantum coherence, correlations, and many-body effects in narrow gap semiconductors using time-resolved techniques (more to read)
    Non-linear Spectroscopy (more to read)

Giti A. Khodaparast

Experimental Condensed Matter

Department of Physics Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 24061

Tel: 540-231-8729

Fax: 540-231-7511


Current and Past Funding Resources

NSF: Division of Material Research,

Jeffress Trust Fund

AFOSR Young Investigators Research Program Award ,

The Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science at VT (ICTAS) ,

NSF: Division of Material Research (Career Award)




Ph.D., Physics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma


Postdoctoral Research Associate, Rice University. Houston, Texas.

2002 – Present: User, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, Florida , National High Magnetic Field

2001 – 2004: User, Stanford Picosecond Free Electron Laser Center, Stanford, California.

2001 –Present: User, Megagauss Laboratory, University of Tokyo, Japan.International MegaGauss Science Laboratory