CURRICULUM VITAE

October 2014

JAMES CEDERBERG
907 Greenvale Ave.
Northfield MN 55057

EDUCATION:

A.B., University of Kansas, 1959, Physics and Mathematics
A.M., Harvard University, 1960, Physics
Ph.D., Harvard University, 1963, Physics; Advisor: Norman Ramsey
Thesis: "Rotational Magnetic Moments in Linear Molecules"

TEACHING POSITIONS HELD:

St. Olaf College
Professor of Physics Emeritus, 2006--
Grace A. Whittier Professor of Science, 1992-2005
Professor of Physics, 1980-2006
Associate Professor of Physics, 1968-80
Assistant Professor of Physics, 1964-68
Chair, Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics: 1989-95
Chair, Physics Department: 1979-88; 1970-71 and 1975-76 Acting

OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

University of Canterbury (Christchurch, New Zealand), Visiting Professor, 1998-99
(research using EPR to investigate clustering of rare-earth dopants in CaF2 crystals, with Dr. John Campbell)
University of Washington, Visiting Professor, 1991-92 (research using optical pumping to measure the electric dipole
moment of mercury atoms, a parity and time-reversal violating effect, under Professor Norval Fortson) Harvard University, Summer Research Associate, 1980 (NSF small college faculty research participation in a
molecular beam experiment on parity and time-reversal violation under Professor Norman Ramsey)
Harvard University, Research Fellow, 1976-77 (research in molecular beam electric resonance spectroscopy under
Professor Norman Ramsey)
Duke University, NSF Science Faculty Fellow, 1969-70 (research in microwave spectroscopy under Professor Walter
Gordy)
University of Michigan, Summer Research Associate, 1967 (research in molecular beam electric resonance
spectroscopy under Professor Jens Zorn)
Harvard University, Lecturer and Research Associate, 1963-64

RESEARCH, PUBLICATION:

Publications:



"Hyperfine spectra of RbBr", J. Cederberg, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 299, 22-24 (2014) doi:10.1016/j.jms.2014.03.007. (To access the article online, copy this doi address, click on the link to the journal, paste in the box.)
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Download RbBr data table.

"Molecular Beam Spectroscopy: A History of Precision Measurements", J. Cederberg, Paper AA02, American Association of Physics Teachers Winter Meeting, 2011.

"Hyperfine spectra of RbI", J. Cederberg, B. Paulson*, and C. Conklin*, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 265, 92-94 (2011) doi:10.1016/j.jms.2010.12.003.
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View RbI data table.
View experimental details.

"Hyperfine spectra of NaF", J. Cederberg, L. Kang, C. Conklin*, and E. Berger*, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 263, 142-144 (2010) doi:10.1016/j.jms.2010.07.014.
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View NaF data table.

"Hyperfine spectra of KBr and KI", J. Cederberg, J. Randolph*, B. McDonald*, B. Paulson*, and C. McEachern*, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 250, 114-116 (2008) doi:10.1016/j.jms.2008.05.005.
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View KBr data table.
View KI data table.

"Mentoring Undergraduates in Molecular Beam Spectroscopy", J. Cederberg, Paper BC03, American Association of Physics Teachers Winter Meeting, 2008.

"The Use of the Molecular Beam Electric Resonance Technique for High Precision Hyperfine Measurements", Charles McEachern*, Benjamin McDonald*, and J. Cederberg, Paper MI04, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 2007.

"New Measurements of the Hyperfine Interactions and Dipole Moment of KI", Benjamin McDonald*, Charles McEachern*, and J. Cederberg, Paper MI05, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 2007.

"Nuclear electric quadrupole moments of Rb from the hyperfine spectrum of RbF", J. Cederberg, E. Frodermann*, H. Tollerud*, K. Huber*, M. Bongard*, J. Randolph*, and D. Nitz, J. Chem. Phys. 124, 244304 (2006) doi:10.1063/1.2212414.
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"Hyperfine spectrum of RbCl", J. Cederberg, S. Fortman*, B. Porter*, M. Etten*, M. Feig*, M. Bongard*, and L. Langer*, J. Chem. Phys. 124, 244305 (2006) doi:10.1063/1.2212413.
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"The Use of Molecular Beam Spectroscopy to Measure Hyperfine Interactions", Sara Fortman*, John Nichol* Jimmy Randolph*, and J. Cederberg, Paper RE04, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 2006.

"The Hyperfine Interactions in RbF, RbCl, RbOH, and KBr", Jimmy Randolph*, Sara Fortman*, John Nichol* and J. Cederberg, Paper RE05, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 2006.

"An anomaly in the isotopomer shift of the hyperfine spectrum of LiI", J. Cederberg, J. Nichol*, E. Frodermann*, H. Tollerud*, G. Hilk*, J. Buysman*, W. Kleiber*, M. Bongard*, J. Ward*, K. Huber*, T. Khanna*, J. Randolph*, and D. Nitz, J. Chem. Phys. 123, 134321 (2005) doi:10.1063/1.2052588.
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"Nuclear Electric Quadrupole Moment of Rubidium by Molecular Beam Spectroscopy of RbF and RbCl", J. Cederberg, H. Tollerud*, M. Bongard*, K. Huber*, L. Langer*, D. Nitz, and D. Olson, Paper WI01, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 2003.

"Research by Undergraduates in Molecular Beam Spectroscopy", J. Cederberg, Paper FL02, American Association of Physics Teachers Summer Meeting, 2002.

"Measuring molecular hyperfine interactions with molecular beam spectroscopy", J. Cederberg, Paper I16, American Physical Society April Meeting, 2002.

"Studying the Hyperfine Structure of RbF Through Molecular Beam Spectroscopy", Evan Frodermann*, Mike Bongard*, Katie Huber*, and Heather Tollerud*, Paper BP02, American Association of Physics Teachers Winter Meeting, 2002.

"Book review: Rutherford: Scientist Supreme by John Campbell", J. Cederberg, Am. J. Phys. 68, 873 <2000>

"The hyperfine interactions in CsF", J. Cederberg, J. Ward*, G. McAlister*, G. Hilk*, E. Beall*, and D. Olson, J. Chem. Phys. 111, 8396-8399 (1999) doi:S0021-9606~99!00642-X.
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"An international study of the nature of glassy materials", J. Campbell, B. Snodgrass, M. Ma, J. Cederberg, A. Sievers, U. Happek, J-P. Laval, and M-T. Fernandez-Diaz, Australian Institute of Physics Condensed Matter Conference, (poster) 3-5 February, 1999.

"Evidence for a nuclear hexadecapole interaction in the hyperfine spectrum of LiI", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, A. Nelson*, D. Laine*, P. Zimmer*, M. Welge*, M. Feig*, T. Höft*, and N. London*, J. Chem. Phys. 110, 2431-2436 (1999) doi:S0021-9606~99!01804-8. View pdf of full text of paper.

"Nuclear electric quadrupole moment of 6Li", J. Cederberg. D. Olson, J. Larson*, G. Rakness*, K. Jarausch*, J. Schmidt*, B. Borovsky*, P. Larson*, B. Nelson*, Phys. Rev. A 57, 2539-2543 (1998) doi:S0021-9606~99!01804-8. View pdf of full text of paper.

"The Hyperfine Spectrum of RbCl", D. Olson, J. Cederberg, M. Welge*, M. Feig*, N. London*, T. Höft*, M. Etten*, and J. McKinzie*, Paper WI01, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1998.

"Measuring the Real World with Virtual Instruments", J. Cederberg and Roger Revenko-Proksch, Paper EC8, AAPT Summer Meeting (1997).

"The Electric Dipole Moment and Hyperfine Interactions of KOH", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, D. Rioux*, T. Dillemuth*, B. Borovsky*, J. Larson*, S. Cheah*, M. Carlson*, and M. Stohler*, J. Chem. Phys. 105, 3361-3365 (1996) doi:10.1063/1.472221. View pdf of full text of paper.

"Evidence for a Hexadecapole Interaction in the Hyperfine Spectrum of LiI", J. Cederberg, P. Zimmer*, D. Laine*, and D. Olson, Paper RK05, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1995.

"Molecular Beam Measurement of the Electric Dipole Moment of KOH", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, D. Laine*, S. Cheah*, P. Zimmer*, D. Rioux, B. Borovsky*, and M. Carlson*, Paper RK06, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1995.

"The Use of a Refined Beam Velocity Distribution in the Determination of the Nuclear Electric Quadrupole Moment of 6Li in the Hyperfine Spectrum of 6LiF", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, and J. Larson*, Paper RK07, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1995.

"Lineshape Analysis of Second Order Molecular Beam Transitions", D. Olson, J. Cederberg, P. Soulen*, H. Ton*, K. Urberg*, and B. Mock*, J. Mol. Spectosc. 166, 158-168 (1994) doi:10.1006/jmsp.1994.1181.

"The Hyperfine Spectrum of LiF", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, P. Soulen*, K. Urberg*, H. Ton*, T.Steinbach*, B. Mock*, K. Jarausch*, P. Haertel*, and M. Bresnahan*, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 154, 43-50 (1992) doi:10.1016/0022-2852(92)90027-L.

"Molecular Beam Lineshape Analysis", D. Olson, J. Cederberg, D. Bartz*, P. Soulen*, T. Steinbach*, H. Ton* and K. Urberg*, Paper RE12, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1990.

"The Hyperfine Spectrum of LiF", J. Cederberg, D. Olson, D. Bartz*, P. Soulen*, T. Steinbach*, H. Ton*, and K. Urberg*, Paper RE3, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1990.

"Post-Use review: Physics by Wolfson and Pasachoff", A. Kolan and J. Cederberg, Am. J. Phys. 58, 605-606 (1990)

"An Approximate Image Solution Method for the Electrostatic Quadrupole Lens", J. Cederberg, R. Thomas* and D. Bartz*, Am. J. Phys. 58, 257-261 (1990) doi:10.1119/1.16195. View pdf of f ull text of paper.

"Post-Use review: General Physics by Sternheim and Kane", J. Cederberg and D. Dahl, Am. J. Phys. 57, 573-575 (1989)

"The Hyperfine Spectrum of KF", G. Paquette*, A. Kotz*, J. Cederberg, D. Nitz, A. Kolan, D. Olson, K. Gunderson*, S. Lindaas*, and S. Wick*, J. Mol. Structure 190, 143-148 (1988) doi:10.1016/0022-2860(88)80279-5.

"Molecular Beam Observations of Hyperfine Transitions in KOH", J. Cederberg, D. Rioux*, D. Nitz, and D. Olson, Paper TA8, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1988

"Longitude and the Moons of Jupiter", Am. J. Phys. 55, 871 (1987) (Letter to the Editor)

Letter to Editor, Physics Today 40, 114 (1987)

"The Hyperfine Spectrum of Sodium Bromide", J. Cederberg, D. Nitz, A. Kolan, T. Rasmusson*, K. Hoffman*, and S. Tufte*, J. Mol. Spectrosc.122, 171 (1987) doi:10.1016/0022-2852(87)90227-X.

"Molecular Beam Spectroscopy-a Confirmation of Molecular Quantum Mechanics", Association of Lutheran College Faculties Conference, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, Oct. 5, 1985

"Evidence for a Magnetic Octupole Interaction in the Hyperfine Spectrum of NaBr", J. Cederberg, D. Nitz, A. Kolan, T. Rasmusson*, K. Hoffman*, and S. Tufte*, Paper MF6, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1985

"Molecular Beam Spectroscopy-A Case Study of an Undergraduate Research Program in Physics at St. Olaf College", J. Cederberg, Council on Undergraduate Research Newsletter VI, 64 (1985)

"Centrifugal Distortion Effects in the Hyperfine Spectrum of KCl", D. Nitz, J. Cederberg, A. Kotz*, K. Hetzler*, T. Aakre*, and T. Walhout*, J. Mol. Spectrosc., 108, 6 (1984) doi:10.1016/0022-2852(84)90282-0.

"Rotational-Vibrational State Dependence of Nuclear Quadrupole Interactions in Diatomic Molecules", J. Cederberg and D. Nitz, Paper FC2, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1983

"Hyperfine Spectrum of KCl as Observed by Molecular Beam Electric Resonance", D. Nitz, J. Cederberg, K. Hetzler*, A. Kotz*, and S. Tead*, Paper FC3, Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy, The Ohio State University, 1983

"The Deuterium Quadrupole Interaction in ND3", paper presented at the Conference on Microwave Spectroscopy Coherent Radiation, Duke University, June 18-20, 1979

"The Deuterium Quadrupole Interaction in ND3", J. Cederberg, J. Mol. Spectrosc. 77, 102-108 (1979).

"Hyperfine Spectrum of CsCl by Molecular Beam Electric Resonance", J. Cederberg, J. Chem. Phys. 66, 5247 (1977). View pdf of full text of paper.

"Beam Maser Spectrum of the 111® 101 Transition of ND2H and the Hyperfine Structure of the Ammonia Molecule", R. M. Garvey, F. C. DeLucia, and J. Cederberg, Molecular Physics 31, 265 (1976)

"Application of Racah Algebra to Molecular Point Groups", J. Cederberg, Am. J. Phys. 40, 159 (1972). View pdf of full text of paper.

"Hyperfine Spectra and Molecular Constants of D2S", F. C. DeLucia and J. Cederberg, J. Mol. Specrtrosc. 40, 52 (1971)

"Hyperfine Spectrum of ND2H", F. C. DeLucia, J. Cederberg, and W. Gordy, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 15, 562 (1970)

"Hyperfine Spectrum of NaCl by Molecular Beam Electric Resonance", J. Cederberg and C. E. Miller, J. Chem. Phys. 50, 3547 (1969)

"Hyperfine Constants in NaCl", J. Cederberg, C. E. Miller and J. C. Zorn, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 13, 20 (1968)

"Nuclear Interactions and Rotational Moment of F2", I. Ozier, L. M. Crapo, J. Cederberg, and N. F. Ramsey, Phys. Rev. Lett. 13, 482 (1964)

"Rotational Magnetic Moments", J. Cederberg, C. H. Anderson, and N. F. Ramsey, Phys. Rev. 136, A960-961 (1964)

"Magnetic Resonance with Large Angular Momentum", J. Cederberg and N. F. Ramsey, Phys. Rev. 135, A39-43 (1964)

"Molecular Rotational Magnetic Moments", J. Cederberg, I. Ozier, and N. F. Ramsey, Seventh "Brookhaven" Conference on Molecular Beams and Atomic Resonance, University of Uppsala, Sweden, 1964

"Measurements of Rotational Magnetic Moments in Molecules", J. Cederberg, C. H. Anderson and N. F. Ramsey, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc. 8, 327 (1963)

*undergraduate students, Conference presentors underlined.

Lectures:

Invited Lecture, Ohio State University Atomic and Molecular Physics Group, 9 March 2001
Seminar at University of Auckland (New Zealand), March 1999
Seminar at University of Canterbury (New Zealand), May 1999
Invited Lecture, AAPT-SPS Regional Conference, Augustana Coll., Sioux Falls, Nov. 1994
Seminar at Lewis & Clark College, March 1994
Coherent Spectroscopy Seminar, University of Washington, March 1992
Invited Panelist, University of Michigan, Conference on the History of Molecular Beam Electric Resonance Spectroscopy,
October 1989
Physics Coordinator and lecturer, Young Scholars Program, 1988-91
Visiting Lecturer, Northern Illinois University, March 1987
Invited Lecture, 3M visiting speaker program, November 1981.
Invited Panelist, Association of American Colleges, Wash. DC, Jan. 16, 1987.
Numerous departmental lectures
Two visits to classes at Johnson High in St. Paul
American Institute of Physics Visiting Scientist:
Southern College, Tennessee, March 1987
Metro State College, Colorado, April 1987
Carroll College, Wisconsin, May 1988
Dickinson College, Pennsylvania, April 1991
Southwestern Oklahoma State University, March 1994
University of Vermont, October 1995

Served on outside review panel for physics departments at Gettysburg College (1984), Bates College (1989), St. Mary's College (1990), Lewis and Clark College (1992,93,94), Augsburg College (1992), Hamline University (1993), the University of Kansas (1994), Loras College (1997), and Macalester College (2000).

Honors, awards, grants:

Phi Beta Kappa
Sigma Pi Sigma (honorary Physics society)
Pi Mu Epsilon (honorary Mathematics society)
Sigma Xi
NSF Graduate Fellowship
Woodrow Wilson Graduate Fellowship
NSF Science Faculty Fellowship
Research Corporation research grants
NSF RUI grants
Fellow of the American Association of Physics Teachers, AAPT Distinguished Service Citation, January, 1993
Fellow of the American Physical Society, APS Prize for Research in an Undergraduate Institution, 2002

Professional Memberships:

The American Physical Society
The American Association of Physics Teachers
The Minnesota Area Association of Physics Teachers
Council on Undergraduate Research (President of Physics Disciplinary Council, 1985-88; Councilor, 1985-91, 92-95)

SERVICE ACTIVITY, COLLEGE AND COMMUNITY:

Committees:
Tenure and Promotion, 1999-2002
GEC 1996-7
Long-Range Planning Committee 1995-6
Search Advisory Committee for VP and Treasurer 1995-6
Library Committee 1995-6
RPC, PRC, and President's Council as a division chair
CEPC 1971-73 (secretary, vice chair)
Tenure and Promotion Subcommittee 1982-83, 1986-87
Pre-Health Studies Committee 1977-82, 87-98
Regents Faculty Committee 1979-80
Academic Computer Committee 1982-83 (chair)
Task Force on Minority Education 1985-86
Grievance Committee 1973-74 (chair)
Minority Affairs Committee 1987-88

Community:

Active in St. John's Lutheran Church, including choir, with past service on Trustees, Parish Education, Adult Studies, Constitution Review Committee

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