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Steffen Strauch

Associate Professor

PSC 706B
Physics and Astronomy
University of South Carolina
Columbia, South Carolina 29208
(803) 777-8197


  • Ph. D. in Physics, Technische Universität Darmstadt (1998)
  • Diplom in Physics, Technische Universität Darmstadt (1993)

Research Interests

  • Baryon spectroscopy
  • Nucleon electromagnetic form factors
  • Medium modifications of hadronic properties
  • Few-body physics
  • Polarization experiments
  • Fundamental symmetries

Selected Publications

Publications as listed in the inSPIRE database.

  • A precise extraction of the induced polarization in the 4He(e,e′⃗p)3H reaction, S.P. Malace, M. Paolone, S. Strauch, et al. (E03-104 Collaboration), Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 052501 (2011).
  • Polarization Transfer in the 4He(⃗e,e′⃗p)3H Reaction at Q2 = 0.8 and 1.3 GeV/c2, M. Paolone, S.P. Malace, S. Strauch, et al. (E03-104 Collaboration), Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 072001 (2010).
  • The Proton Elastic Form Factor Ratio μp Gp(E)/Gp(M) at Low Momentum Transfer, G. Ron et al. (Hall A Collaboration), Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 202002 (2007).
  • Beam-Helicity Asymmetries in Double-Charged-Pion Photoproduction on the Proton, S. Strauch, B.L. Berman, et al. (CLAS Collaboration), hep-ex/0508002, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 162003 (2005).
  • Polarization Transfer in 4He(e,e'p) and 16O(e,e'p) in a Relativistic Glauber Model, P. Lava, J. Ryckebusch, B. Van Overmeire, S. Strauch, Phys. Rev. C 71, 014605 (2005).
  • Proton Elastic Form-Factor Ratios to Q2 = 3.5 GeV2 by Polarization Transfer, V. Punjabi et al., Phys. Rev. C 71, 055202 (2005), Erratum-ibid. C 71, 069902 (2005).
  • Complete Measurement of Three-Body Photodisintegration of 3He for Photon Energies between 0.35 GeV and 1.55 GeV, S. Niccolai, G. Audit, B.L. Berman, J.M. Laget, S. Strauch, et al., (CLAS Collaboration), Phys. Rev. C 70, 064003 (2004).
  • Polarization Transfer in the 4He(e,e'p)3H Reaction up to Q2 = 2.6 (GeV/c), S. Strauch et al. (The Jefferson Lab E93-049 Collaboration), Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 052301 (2003).
  • Measurement of GEp / GMp in ep → ep to Q2 = 5.6 GeV2, O. Gayou et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 092301 (2002).
  • Polarization transfer in the 4He(e,e'p)3H reaction, S. Dieterich et al., Phys. Lett. B 500, 47 (2001).
  • Giant Resonances in the Doubly Magic Nucleus 48Ca from the (e,e'n) Reaction, S. Strauch, P. von Neumann-Cosel, C. Rangacharyulu, A. Richter, G. Schrieder, K. Schweda, and J. Wambach, Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 2913 (2000).
  • GE/GM Ratio by Polarization Transfer in Polarized-e p → e Polarized p, M.K. Jones et al., Phys. Rev. Lett., 84 (2000) 1398.