Dr. Feitosa

Dr. Klebert Feitosa

Physics and Chemistry building, room 2128
phone: (540) 568 5340

Current Lab Members


Former Lab Members

Zach Schuhmacher Summer 2016 – Summer 2017 Indoor Biotechnologies
Olivia Cypull Spring 2013 – Spring 2016 Graduate Student @ North Carolina State University
Johnny Gullette Fall 2016 – Spring 2017 Cyber Analyst at Sovereign Intelligence
Nick Albright Spring 2016 – Spring 2017 Senior @ JMU
Jake Parkhouse Fall 2015 – Fall 2016
Brian Seymor Summer 2015 – Summer 2016 Undergrad @ UVa
Reagan Cronin Fall 2015 – Spring 2016 Grad. School  @ University of Colorado Boulder
Galen Richard Fall 2015 – Spring 2016
Aiola Stoja Fall 2015 – Spring 2016  Research assistant @ UVA
Keely Criddle Fall 2013 – Spring 2015 High School teachers Baton Rouge
Seth Heerschap Spring 2014 – Spring 2015 Grad. School  @ the University of Iowa
Dan Shorts Fall 2012 – Spring 2015  Grad. School @ Virginia Tech
Nic Mirenda Summer 2013 – Spring 2014
Christine O’Dea Spring 2013 – Fall 2013 NVT Staffing
Thomas Benns Fall 2013 Grad. school @ JMU
Amanda Haddoc Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 Supervisor @ Harris Teeter
Jonathan Iredell Summer 2011 – Spring 2013 Instructor @ Study Sparkz
Nick Hagans Spring 2010 – Spring 2013 Booz Allen Hamilton
Anthony Chieco Fall 2010 – Summer 2012 Grad. school @ Univ. of Pennsylvania
Harry Hicock Spring 2011 – Spring 2012 Account manager @ CDW
Eric Brown Summer 2011 Teacher @ Harrisonburg High School
Joice Bigon Summer 2011 Instructor @ Wizard – Brazil
Robert Turner Fall 2010 – Spring 2011 Grad. school @ JMU


Gathering at the Feitosas (April 2019): (back) Klebert, Andrew, Nathan and Christopher. (front) Nicole, Alex and Cassidy.

Nicole presents her poster at the APS March Meeting 2019 in Boston.

At Hokkaido

At Hokkaido: (cw) Klebert, Galen, Brian, Nick, Reagan, Aiola and Jake (April 2016)

Square bubbles: Nanodays 2016

Square bubbles: Nanodays 2016

Blowing bubbles: nanodays 2016

The science of foams: nanodays 2016

Brian at the APS

Brian next to his poster at the March Meeting of the APS

Olivia at the APS

Olivia (right) next to her poster at the March meeting of the APS in Baltimore (2016)

Seth (left) next to his poster and former lab member Anthony at the APS March meeting 2015.

Keely next to her poster at the APS March Meeting 2015 in San Antonio, TX

Dinner at the Feitosas

Dinner at the Feitosas. l-r: Nic, Seth, Dan, Olivia, Klebert, Nick, Christine, Keely

Dinner at the Feitosas (April 2014)

Dinner at the Feitosas (April 2014)

Nic Mirenda presenting at the JMU Physics Symposium (March 2014)

Nic Mirenda presenting at the JMU Physics Symposium (March 2014)

Dan Shorts presenting at the JMU Physics Symposium (March 2014)

Dan Shorts presenting at the JMU Physics Symposium (March 2014)

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Jeff Urbach, from Georgetown, presenting at the First Virginia Soft Matter Workshop at JMU.

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Kate Stebe, from UPenn, presenting at the First Virginia Soft Matter Workshop, February 11, 2014


Keely making a giant bubble at Hugh K. Cassell Elementary


Student at Hugh K. Cassell playing with a monstrous bubble (Nov. 2013)

Lunch at Little Grill

Christine, Klebert and Nic celebrating summer research at Little Grill

Group picture April 2012

Klebert receiving the 4-VA award. l-r: Provost Benson, Klebert, President Alger

March Meeting 2013

Dan and Nick at the March Meeting 2013

Group picture April 2012

Group dinner at Klebert’s house, April 2012. l-r: Nick, Chieco, Jonathan, Harry and Klebert

Joice Poster REU

Poster presentation by Joice at the REU symposium 2011

Group dinner Summer 2011

Group dinner with the Utter group, Summer of 2011. l-r: Ben, Anthony, Rachel, Joice, Klebert, Nora, Brian, Harry

Group in April 2011. l-r: Nick, Anthony, Klebert, Harry and Robbie.


Robbie’s presentation – undergraduate Physics Research Symposium JMU – March 2011

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Beginnings Soft Complex Materials Lab – Aug 2010

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Beginnings of the soft materials lab – August 2010