Yelena Prok, Ph.D

Yelena Prok

Assistant Professor
701 West Grace St.
Rm. 2206-C
yaprok@vcu.edu
804.827.0542


Education:

2004-2007 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Postdoctoral Associate.

Ph.D, Nuclear Physics, 2004, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Astrophysics, 1997, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Current Research Interests

Nuclear Structure, Spin Structure of the Proton

Selected Publications

Precise determination of the deuteron spin structure at low to moderate Q2with CLAS and extraction of the neutron contribution
CLAS Collaboration (N. Guler (Old Dominion U.) et al.).
May 28, 2015. 21 pp.
Published in Phys.Rev. C92 (2015) no.5, 055201

High precision determination of the Q2 evolution of the Bjorken Sum
A. Deur (Jefferson Lab), Y. Prok (Old Dominion U. & Jefferson Lab), V. Burkert (Jefferson Lab), D. Crabb (Virginia U.), F. -X. Girod (Jefferson Lab), K.A. Griffioen (William-Mary Coll.), N. Guler (Old Dominion U.), S.E. Kuhn, N. Kvaltine (Virginia U.).
May 30, 2014. 8 pp.
Published in Phys.Rev. D90 (2014) no.1, 012009

Precision measurements of g1 of the proton and the deuteron with 6 GeV electrons
CLAS Collaboration (Y. Prok (Old Dominion U. & Jefferson Lab) et al.).
Apr 24, 2014. 18 pp.
Published in Phys.Rev. C90 (2014) no.2, 025212

Measurement of Strange Quark Contributions to the Vector Form Factors of the Proton at Q**2=0.22 (GeV/c)**2
S. Baunack (Mainz U., Inst. Kernphys.) et al..
Mar 2009.
Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 102 (2009) 151803

Moments of the Spin Structure Functions g**p(1) and g**d(1) for 0.05 < Q**2 < 3.0-GeV**2
CLAS Collaboration (Y. Prok (Christopher Newport U.) et al.).
Feb 2008. 6 pp.
Published in Phys.Lett. B672 (2009) 12-16