Graduate Program Alumni

Alumni of the graduate program at the Henry A. Rowland Department of Physics & Astronomy have gone on to have successful careers in academia, scientific research, and private industry. The table below exhibits a sampling of the achievements made by alumni of the department’s graduate program.

AlumniAdvisorCurrent EmployerCurrent PositionDissertation Title
Golimowski, DavidSpace Telescope Science InstituteJWST/NIRCam and HST/ACS Instrument ScientistCoronagraphic imaging of protoplanetary-disk candidate stars using adaptive optics
Lacevic, NaidaRobbins, MarkMaterials Design, Inc.US Academic Sales ManagerDynamical heterogeneity in simulated glass-forming liquids studied via a four-point spatiotemporal density correlation function
Burgh, EricFeldman, PaulUSRASOFIA Systems EngineerFar -ultraviolet studies of dust extinction and scattering
Retherford, KurtMoos, HenrySouthwest Research InstitutePlanetary Sciences Section ManagerIo's aurora: HST/STIS observations
Lotz, JenniferWyse, RosemarySTSciAssistant AstronomerThe history of the evolution of dwarf galaxies
Roberge, AkiFeldman, PaulNASA Goddard Space Flight CenterResearch AstrophysicistUltraviolet spectroscopy of circumstellar disks
Zhou, YiyongRobbins, MarkTsinghua University, Peping, BeijingCritical dynamics of contact lines
Chiladze, GeorgeFalk, AdamBank of GeorgiaDeputy CEO, Chief Risk OfficerQCD phenomenology from effective field theories
Altendorfer, RichardBagger, JonathanTRW Automotive KoblenzEngineering Manager - Sensor FusionEffective field theories of partially broken supergravity
Cha, AlexandraMoos, HenryUnknownProbing the interstellar medium in Puppis -Vela through optical absorption line spectroscopy
Papovich, CaseyNorman, ColinTexas A&M UniversityProfessorOn the nature of the stellar content of galaxies in the distant universe
He, GangRobbins, MarkGoogleSoftware EngineerSimulation studies of the tribological behavior of molecularly thin films
Soukhanovskii, VsevolodMoos, HenryLivermore National Laboratory - Princeton Plasma Physics LaboratoryResearcherImpurity transport study in the low aspect ratio tokamak CDX-U based on vacuum ultraviolet spectroscopy.
Telfer, RandalFord, HollandSTScIPrincipal Astronomical Optics ScientistÒThe Extreme Ultra-violet Continuum of Quasi-Stellar Objects and the Ionization of the Intergalactic MediumÓ
Bradley, LarryKaiser, Mary BethSpace Telescope Science InstituteAstrophysicistPhysical conditions in the narrow -line regions of M51 and NGC 4151
Park, YousinFord, HollandMorgan StanleyVice President, ULL TradingWeak lensing studies with GOODS/ACS fields
Seibert, MarkHeckman, TimothyCarnegie ObservatoriesSenior Research AnalystUltraviolet and infrared properties of extra -galactic star formation
Silevitch, DanielReich, DanielCaltechResearch Professor of PhysicsProperties and applications of submicron magnetic structures
Qiu, YimingBroholm, CollinNISTInstrument ScientistNeutron scattering study of frustrated magnets
Stone, MatthewReich, DanielOak Ridge National LaboratoryInstrument ScientistQuantum critical behavior of low -dimensional spin 1 /2 Heisenberg antiferromagnets
Danforth, CharlesBlair, WilliamUniversity of Colorado, BoulderSenior Research ScientistInterstellar Matter Kinematics in the Magellanic Clouds
Liang, GuiwenChien, C. Y.J.P. MorganEDÔA Study of Observability of Higgs Boson Decay in H to 4 Leptons at CMSÕ
Tanase-Coles, MonicaReich, DanielLotus Executive LeadershipManaging PartnerÔFerromagnetic Nanowires: Field-Induced Self-Assembly, Magnetotransport, and Biological ApplicationsÕ
Lanier (Feaga), LoriFeldman, PaulUniversity of MarylandAssociate Research ScientistHubble Space Telescope Far-Ultraviolet Observations of Io: Determining Atmospheric Abundances, Mapping the SO2 Distribution, and Correlating the Molecular and Atomic Atmosphere
Oliveira, CristinaMoos, HenrySTSCiTeam Lead, Hubble Space TelescopeÔA Study of Deuterium in the Local Interstellar MediumÕ
Gasparovic, GoranBroholm, CollinActarius GrupaCEOÔPhysics of Frustrated Systems: A Neutron Scattering StudyÓ
Peng, EricFord, HollandPeking University - Kavli Institute for Astronomy and AstrophysicsBairen Research Professor - Research AssociateThe stellar and dark matter halo of NGC 5128 (Centaurus A)
Hebb, LeslieWyse, RosemaryVanderbilt UniversityResearch Assistant ProfessorÒPhotometric Monitoring of Open Clusters: The M dwarf Mass-Luminosity-Radius RelationÓ
Melikyan, AshotTesanovic, ZlatkoPhysical Review BScientific EditorA lattice d -wave superconductor and the physics of cuprates
Napora, RobertBlumenfeld, BarryEPICReporting Trainer/Technical TrainerMeasurement of BR(Bu to phi K)/BR(Bu to J/psi K) at the collider detector at Fermilab
Tolea, AlinBianchi, LucianaOmitron Inc.Systems EngineerYoung stellar populations in M33: A comparative HST and GALEX study
Xiong, ChiBagger, JonathanPurdue UniversityPostdoctoral FellowHigher Dimensional Supersymmetry in N=1 Superspace
Le, YiBarnett, BruceJohns Hopkins University, School of MedicineClinical PhysicistMeasurement of the neutral Lambda-bottom decaying to positive Lambda-charm negavtive pion branching ratio
Ford , K.E. SaavikNeufeld, DavidAmerican Museum of Natural HistoryResearch AssociateDetection and characterization of an extrasolar cometary system
Belyaev, DmitryBagger, JonathanUniversity of Rochester / University of FloridaVisiting Scientist / Postdoctoral Associate"Five-dimensional Supergravity on a Manifold with Boundary"
Lewandowski, AdamSundrum, RamanMadison Area Technical CollegePhysics InstructorEffective field theory from phenomenology to extra dimensions
Vafek, OskarTesanovic, ZlatkoFlorida State UniversityAssistant ProfessorÔQuasiparticles and Vortices in the High Temperature Cuprate SuperconductorsÕ
May, MichaelSundrum, RamanDana Point AnalyticsFounderEffective field theory: Stability and phenomenology of extra dimensions
Brown, Ari-DavidChien, Chia (CL)NASAElectronics EngineerStudies of ion sputtered silicon(111) surfaces
Chen, TingyongChien, Chia (CL)Arizona State UniversityAssistant ProfessorSpin transfer torque effects in magnetic nanostructures
Chiu, KuenleyZheng, WeiC3 EnergyDirectorExamining quasars at the peak of the luminosity function -- cloning, discovery and implications for high redshift
Hanish, DanielMeurer, GerhardtCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPostdoctoral FellowThe star formation rate density of the local universe from an HI-selected sample of galaxies
Hultgren, AnneReich, DanielArnold and Mabel Beckman FoundationExecutive DirectorCellular manipulation and patterning using ferromagnetic nanowires
Idzi, RafalFerguson, HenryEpicTechnical Services EngineerStar formation at high redshift: the confrontation between theory and observations
Liang, DennisLeheny, RobertUptakeData ScientistLiquid crystals in random environments
Pope, AdrianSzalay, SandorLos Alamos National LaboratoryResearch ScientistPrecision cosmology from large-scale galaxy clustering with the Sloan digital sky survey
Rottler, JoergRobbins, MarkUniversity of British ColumbiaAssociate ProfessorDeformation and failure of glassy materials
Tilak, AvantiHeckman, TimothyHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsResearch ScientistConstraints on jets and accretion disks in low luminosity radio galaxies
Valentine, JamiChien, Chia (CL)US Patent and TrademarkPrimary Patent ExaminerSpin polarization measurements of c-axis epitaxial rare earth thin films
Yardimci, HasanLeheny, RobertThe Francis Crick InstituteGroup LeaderSlow dynamics in supercooled liquids and other soft materials
Zhu, QingChien, Chia (CL)Nova Minds LLCCEO & FounderMagnetic nanostructures by colloidal lithography
Zekser, KerryFord, HollandMIT Lincoln LaboratorySpace Systems AnalystStrong lens mass modeling and background galaxy reconstruction for the Abell 1689 galaxy cluster
Cheng, XuemeiChien, Chia (CL)Bryn Mawr CollegeAssistant ProfessorMagnetization reversal and magnetotransport properties of co/pt multilayers with perpendicular magnetic anisotropy
Coe, DanielFord, HollandSpace Telescope Science Inst.AstronomerTowards an understanding of dark matter: precise gravitational lensing analysis complemented by robust photometric redshifts
France, KevinFeldman, PaulUniversity of ColoradoAssistant ProfessorFar-ultraviolet molecular hydrogen fluorescence in photodissociation regions
Hoversten, ErikGlazebrook, KarlUniversity of North Carolina Chapel HillPostdoctoral FellowGalaxy evolution insights from spectral modeling of large data sets from the Sloan digital sky survey
Hui, YaweiKrolik, JulianUniversity of TennesseResearch Assistant ProfessorDetailed atmosphere calculations of accretion disks around intermediate mass black holes and their application to observations of ultra-luminous x-ray sources
Lee, Kyoung SooHeckman, TimothyPerdue UniversityProfessorUnderstanding dark matter -- UV light connection at high redshifts
Luan, BinquanRobbins, MarkIBMResearch AssociateSimulations of contact and friction: Connecting atomic and continuum descriptions
Mumford, JonathanMaksimovic, PetarJHULecturerMeasurement of the Lambda-b lifetime in Lambda-b to Lambda-c Pi decays at the collider detector at Fermilab
Redi, MicheleBagger, JonathanINFN - Italy (National Institute for Nuclear Physics)ResearcherEffective field theories of warped extra dimensions
Srinivasan, SundarFord, HollandAcademia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics (ASIAA)Postdoctoral FellowThe Mass-Loss Return from Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars to the Large Magellanic Cloud Using Data from the Sage Survey
Wasserman, JeffreyMarkovic, NinaGoldman SachsExecutive DirectorInvestigations of electronic transport in systems of reduced dimension
Felton, EdwardReich, DanielBeth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterResearch AssociateApplications of magnetic structures to cell patterning and heterotypic cell-cell interactions
Barry, Jr., RichardFord, HollandNASA-GoddardResearch AstronomerMilliarcsecond Resolution Infrared Observations of the Recurrent Nova RS Ophiuchi and Low Mass Stellar Systems
Blechman, AndrewKaplan, DavidWayne State University / The Roeper SchoolAdjunct Professor / Physics TeacherTopic in high energy physics: The standard model and beyond
Carpenter, LindaKaplan, DavidOhio State UniversityAssistant ProfessorSupersymmetry, Models and Phenomenology
Hong, TaoBroholm, CollinOak Ridge National LaboratoryStaff ScientistLow dimensional quantum paramagnets
Jee, MyungkookFord, HollandUniversity of California, DavisLSST Fellow - Associate Project ScientistProbing high-redshift clusters with ACS gravitational lensing and Chandra x-ray
Jonas, SethBroholm, CollinIDA - Science and Technology Policy InstituteResearch AssociateStructure and Spin Dynamics of Frustrated Magnets
Lapointe, ClaytonLeheny, RobertUniversity of FribourgPostdoctoral AssistantElastic interactions and manipulation of wire-shaped inclusions in nematic liquid crystals
Lee, Seong-KookKrolik, JulianKorea Institute for Advanced StudiesPostdoctoral ResearcherÔInvestigation of Stellar Mass Dependent Evolution of Star Formation Activity and Morphology of Galaxies in the GOODS and the COSMOSÕ
Merchant, ChristopherMarkovic, NinaNASA Goddard Space Flight CenterSenior EngineerSingle-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Spintronic and Photovoltaic Applications
Singh, DivyaLeheny, RobertIntelRET/OPC EngineerSmall angle scattering studies of self assembly in lipid mixtures
Xia, GuoqiangMarkovic, NinaTOPEC Shanghai
Metrology SpecialistElectronic Properties of Carbon Based Devices
Carlson, LynnNorman, ColinLeiden UniversityPostdoctoral FellowA Panchromatic View of Star-Forming Regions in the Magellanic Clouds: Characterizing Physical and Evolutionary Parameters of Young Stellar Objects
Delgado-Aparicio, LuisMoos, HenryPrinceton Plasma Physics LaboratoryStaff Research PhysicistNovel soft x-ray diagnostics techniques for the study of particle transport phenomena in magnetically confined fusion plasmas
Grimes, JohnHeckman, TimothyBAE SystemsPrincipal InvestigatorX-ray and FUV observations of starburst galaxies: probing galactic feedback at high energies
Hoy, RobertRobbins, MarkUniversity of South FloridaAssistant ProfessorEffect of entanglements on mechanical properties of glassy polymers
Kramer, ThomasSundrum, RamanIDAResearch AssociatePartially composite particle physics with and without supersymmetry
Lee, SooMarkovic, NinaIntel CorporationRET Design EngineerEffects of geometric confinement on magnetic and superconducting systems
Liu, YaohuaReich, DanielArgonne National LaboratoryAssistant PhysicistMicrostructural Studies of Organic Spin Valves and Superconducting Vortex Ratchets
Pursley, JenniferMaksimovic, PetarNewton-Wellesley HospitalMedical Physicist (resident)Discovery and measurement of excited b Hadrons at the collider detector at Fermilab
Reichard, TimothyHeckman, TimothyNASA/GSFCScientific Software DeveloperÒThe Lopsidedness of Present-Day GalaxiesÓ
Tolfree, IanBagger, JonathanTarsier OpticsCEOAn Alternative Path to the Boundary: The CFT as the Fourier Space of AdS.
Daniel (Tolfree), KathryneWyse, RosemaryBryn Mawr CollegeAssistant ProfessorThe Importance of Radial Migration to Spiral Galaxy Evolution
Cheng, ShengfengRobbins, MarkVirginia TechAssistant ProfessorContact and Capillary Forces at the Nanometer Scale
Chern, WeiTchernyshyov, OlegLos Alamos National LaboratoryOppenheimer FellowMagnetic Ordering in Frustrated Antiferromagnets in the Pyrochlore Lattice
Clarke, DavidTchernyshyov, OlegUniversity of MarylandAssistant Research ScientistStatic and dynamic properties of thin-film ferromagnets
Concha, AndresTesanovic, ZlatkoUniversidad Adolfo IbanezAssistant Professor - Engineering and SciencesField Theories in Condensed Matter Physics
Gao, YanyanGritsan, AndreiFermilab (CERN)Research AssociateStudy of rare gluonic penguin decays B to Phi K Pi (Pi) at BABAR
Hammer, DerekFord, HollandSpace Telescope Science InstituteResearch and Instrument AnalystÒDwarf Galaxies in the Coma Cluster: Star Formation Properties and EvolutionÓ
Huang, SunxiangChien, Chia (CL)University of MiamiAssistant ProfessorStudies of Fe Pnictides and Chalcogenides Superconductors
Kramer, CorinneReich, DanielInstitute for Defense AnalysesAssistant DirectorProbing the Dynamics of Cellular Traction Forces with Magnetic and Non-Magnetic Micropost Arrays
Mathis, MarkMaksimovic, PetarBlueback ReservoirSoftware EngineerSimultaneous Heavy Flavor Fraction and Top Cross Section Measurement at the Collider Detector at Fermi Lab
McEvoy, MatthewKaplan, DavidBridgewater AssociatesInvestment AssociateCascade Higgs Decays at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
Murphy, KendrahHeckman, TimothySkidmore CollegeProfessorFrom horizon to Torus: Uncovering supermassive black hole systems
Ruchti, GregoryWyse, RosemaryVeracity Forecasting and AnalysisSenior Data ScientistOrigins of the Thick Disk of the Milky Way Galaxy as Traced by the Elemental Abundances of Metal-Poor Stars
Shapovalov, DmitryVishniac, EthanMcMaster University Toronto CanadaPostdoctoral ResearcherÒTurbulent dynamos Driven by Magnetic Helicity FluxÓ
Son, MinhoSundrum, RamanKorea Advanced Institute of Science and TechnologyAssistant ProfessorAspects of Beyond Standard Model Physics
Thampy, VivekBroholm, CollinSUNY BrookhavenÔStructure and Magnetism in Superconducting Iron ChalcogenidesÕ
Zhu, LeyiChien, Chia (CL)Argonne National LaboratoryPostdoctoral FellowTuning Superconductivity by Ferromagnets with Out-of-Plane Magnetization
Lupu, RoxanaFeldman, PaulSpace Science and Astrobiology at AmesMolecular Dust and Scattering Processes in Astrophysical Environments
Taghizadeh Popp, ManuchehrSzalay, SandorInsight Data ScienceFellowÔOn the spine and tail of the distribution of galaxy propertiesÕ
Dolch, TimothyHeckman, TimothyHillsdale CollegeAssistant ProfessorÔOptical and Infrared Backgrounds from the Hubble Space TelescopeÕ
Guo, HongyuLeheny, RobertNIST Center for Neuron ResearchPostdoctoral FellowConnecting Nanoscale Dynamics and Macroscopic Rheology in Viscoelastic and Glassy Complex Fluids
Li, JingshengBagger, JonathanSupersymmetry Theory in Warped Extra Dimension
Machalek, PavelFord, HollandSPACEKNOW Inc.Co-FounderStudy of Hot-Jupiter Atmospheres using Infrared Photmetry
Specian, MichaelSzalay, SandorJohns Hopkins UniversityResearch AssociateImproved Galaxy Counting Techniques and Noise Reduction Algorithms as Applied to the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
Stanev, ValentinTesanovic, ZlatkoUniversity of MarylandResearch AssociateMultiband Superconductivity in Iron Pnictides and Chalcogenides
Su, JianNorman, ColinNASA Goddard Space Flight CenterSenior Scientific Software DeveloperThe end of re-ionization: searches for faint galaxies and quasars in the deep fields of the hubble space telescope
Bhatti, WaqasFord, HollandPrincetonPostdoctoral ResearcherTesting Low-mass Stellar Models with M-dwarf Eclipsing Binaries from SDSS Stripe 82
Bruhn, GeorgeBagger, JonathanUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)Visiting Assistant ProfessorÒThree Algebras and highly Supersymmetric Chern-Simons Theories: Representations and RelationsÓ
Cabrera, IvelisseBroholm, CollinClarivate AnalyticsScientific AnalystNeutron Scattering Studies of Multiferroics
Falck, BridgetSzalay, SandorUniversity of OsloResearch FellowÔEfficient Methods for Studying Dark Energy and Cosmic Structure FormationÕ
Fehling, DavidMaksimovic, PetarUniversity of West FloridaLecturerMeasurement of the differential tt_ cross section in the boosted all-hadronic channel for the CMS experiment at the LHC at às = 8TeV
Graham, JohnWyse, RosemaryMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsPostdoctoral FellowA Study of Gamma-Ray Burst Host Galaxies
Jia, JianjunHeckman, TimothyBrion TechnologiesStaff EngineerÒX-Ray View of Obscured AGN and its Connection with Galaxy EvolutionÓ
Kirschner, StuartReich, DanielIntelUnknownÔStructure and Electronic Properties of Organic Semiconductor Bilayers Incorporating Blends of Polystyrenes and PCBMÕ
Liang, ZhuohanBennett, CharlesLoyola UniversityVisiting Associate FacultyInterstellar Dust Thermal Emission at Millimeter and Microwave Wavelengths
Rehermann, KeithKaplan, DavidAB Initio SoftwareInternal ConsultantModels and phenomenology: Topics in dark matter and collider physics
Shi, JimingKrolik, JulianPrinceton UniversityPostdoctoral ResearcherStudies of gas dynamics around gravitating objects
Tran, NhanGritsan, AndreiFermi LabResearch AssociateÒAngles and Daemons: Spin Correlations at the LHCÓ
Wells, ChristopherSundrum, RamanChatham FinancialQuantitative AnalystCosmology Beyond the Standard Model
Yuan, YuanNeufeld, DavidÔMolecular Emission from Interstellar ShocksÕ
Zeng, LingzhenBennett, CharlesHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsAstrophysicistÔPolarimetry in Astrophysics and CosmologyÕ
Mellado, PaulaTchernyshyov, OlegAdolfo Ibanez UniversityAssistant ProfessorKagome Spin Ice
Bruursema, JusticeFord, HollandUsing The 1.64 Micron [FeII] Emission Line To Detect Supernova Remnants in NGC 6946.
Eimer, JosephBennett, CharlesJohns Hopkins University - Physics and AstronomyAssistant Research ScientistThe Cosmology Large Angular Scale Surveyor (CLASS): In Search of the Energy Scale of Inflation
Fleming, BrianFeldman, PaulUniversity of Colorado, BoulderResearch Scientist - Roman FellowThe Search for Lyman Alpha Escape from Nearby Starforming Galaxies
Hao, ZhihaoTchernyshyov, OlegUniversity of WaterlooPostdoctoral ResearcherÔQuantum magnetism on kagome latticeÕ
Huang, Kuang-hanHeckman, TimothyUniversity of California, DavisPostdoctoral Research ScholarThe Size-Luminosity Distributions of Lyman-Break Galaxies
Lamassa, StephanieHeckman, TimothyYale UniversityAssociate Research ScientistÒUncovering Hidden Black Holes: Obscured AGN and Their Relationship to the Host Galaxy
Liu, WeiArmitage, Norman ÒPeterÓKLA-TencorService Systems EngineerBroadband Microwave Measurements of Two Dimensional Quantum Matter
Riebel, DavidFord, HollandNOAASouth Pole Station TechnicianÒA Spitzer Study of the Mass-Loss and Infrared Variability Properties of Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars in the Magellanic CloudsÓ
Riley, SeamusFord, HollandAb Initio SoftwareModeling the Infrared Continuum Emission of a Sample of Hard X-Ray Selected Active Galactic Nuclei
Rovner, JoelLeheny, RobertÒThe Static and Dynamic Properties of Colloidal Inclusions in Nematic Liquid CrystalsÓ
Bilbro, LucasArmitage, Norman ÒPeterÓTamr Inc,ConsultantFluctuations of Superconductivity in LSCO Measured with Terahertz Time-domain Spectroscopy
Copeland, CraigReich, DanielNISTPostdoctoral FellowCellular Forces and Mechanical Coupling using Microengineered Devices
Ge, TingRobbins, MarkUniversity of North Carolina, Chapel HillPostdoctoral FellowEntanglements in large deformation and mechanical failure of glassy polymers
Gupta, ArpitKaplan, DavidMaryland Science CenterDark Z' Search and (Un)Natural Supersymmetric Models
Hu, GuofanMaksimovic, PetarJ.P. MorganVPSearch for anomalous top anti-top pair production in the highly-boosted all-hadronic final state
Kang, JianTchernyshyov, OlegUniversity of MinnesotaResearch AssociateLow-temperature Properties in Iron Pnictides and Chalcolgenides as Multiband Superconductors
Krnjaic, GordanKaplan, DavidFermilabDavid M. Schramm Theory FellowDark Matter and Color Octets Beyond the Standard Model
Law, Ka HeiNorman, ColinD.E. Shaw ResearchResearch EngineerDusty Radiative Transfer Modeling of the Ultraviolet to Infrared Spectral Energy Distributions of Nearby Galaxies
Murray, JamesTchernyshyov, OlegNational High Magnetic Field LabPostdoctoral FellowCompeting Phases in Two-Dimensional Quantum Many-Body Systems
Rosenthal, SamuelRobbins, MarkNanoDirect LLCChief Technology OfficerChanging the Wetting Properties of Titanium Dioxide Surfaces with Visible and Near Infrared Light
Salerno, Kenneth ÒMikeÓRobbins, MarkUS Naval Research LabPostdoctoral FellowInertia and the Critical Scaling of Avalanches in Sheared Disordered Solids
Scolnic, DanielRiess, AdamUniversity of ChicagoFellowÒCombing Large Samples of Type Ia Supernovae to Constrain Dark EnergyÓ
Shao, YuchongRobbins, MarkMorgan StanleyQuantitative AssociateTheoretical Modeling and Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Atomic Scale Wear: a Combined Study
Whitbeck, AndrewGritsan, AndreiTexas Tech UniversityAssistant ProfessorDISCOVERY AND CHARACTERIZATION OF A HIGGS-LIKE RESONANCE USING THE MATRIX ELEMENT LIKELIHOOD APPROACH
Zheng, ZhengHeckman, TimothyNational Observatories of Chinese Academy of SciencesPostdoctoral FellowÒThe Structure and Evolution of Disk GalaxiesÓ
Zorawski, Thomas ÒTomÓKaplan, DavidAegon Transamerica FoundationSupersymmetric Model-Building in the Era of LHC Data: From Struggles with Naturalness to the Simple Delights of Fine-Tuning
Benveniste, DamienTchernyshyov, OlegZenalyticsSenior Data ScientistÒTwo-Particle Dispersion Models for Turbulent FlowsÓ
Allan, DanielLeheny, RobertBrookhaven National LaboratoryAssociate Computational ScientistInterfacial Microrheology of Biological Films
Ghosh, AnirbanTchernyshyov, OlegmathworksTopological Solitons in Magnetic Systems
Hartman, NikolausMarkovic, NinaThe University of British ColumbiaPostdoctoral FellowFabrication and Transport Properties of Carbon Nanotube Quantum Dots with Ferromagnetic and Superconducting Leads
Kostov, VeselinFord, HollandGoddard Space Flight CenterPostdoctoral Fellow"Discovery and characterization of transiting circumbinary planets from NASA's Kepler mission"
Makhfudz, ImamTchernyshyov, OlegLaboratoire de Physique ThŽoriquePostdoctoral FellowNovel Phenomena in Modern Studies of Magnetism
McCullagh, NualaSzalay, SandorInsight Data ScienceData Science FellowNew Approaches to Modeling Statistics of the Large-scale Structure of the Universe
Mortazavi Karvani, Seyed AlirezaNorman, ColinunknownNearby Interacting Galaxy Pairs: Dynamics and Ionized Gas Properties
Petrova, OlgaTchernyshyov, OlegEcole Normale SuperieureJunior Research Chair"Topological defects and textures in complex magnets"
Richman, DanielLeheny, RobertJohns Hopkins UniversityPostdoctoral FellowConformational responses to changes in the state of ionization of titrable groups in proteins
Wen, JiajiaBroholm, CollinStanford UniversityPostdoctoral Fellow"Short range order and continuum excitations in frustrated magnets"Ê
Xu, BingxiaoNorman, ColinUnknownStrong Gravitational Lensing as a Probe of Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution at Sub-Galactic Scales
Anderson, IanGritsan, AndreiSpotifySenior Research ScientistA Tale of Two Vertices: Production and Decay of the Higgs VV Vertex at the LHC
Brust, ChristopherKaplan, DavidPerimeter InstitutePostdoctoral FellowThe Interplay Between Natural and Accidental Supersymmetry
Cantrell, SeanKaplan, JaredExcella Consulting
Senior Consultant/Data ScientistAspects of AdS/CFT: Conformal Deformations and the Goldstone Equivalence Theorem
White (Caviglia), CatherineNorman, ColinBooz Allen HamiltonSenior ConsultantThe Connection Between Galaxy Stellar Masses and Dark Matter Halo Masses: Constraints from Semi-Analytic Modeling and Correlation Functions
Chan, Chi Ho ÒEdwinÓKrolik, JulianThe Hebrew University of JerusalemPostdoctoral fellowRadiation-Driven, Geometrically Thick, Dusty Obscuration in Active Galactic Nuclei
Kim, Se KwonTchernyshyov, OlegUCLAPostdoctoral FellowÒDynamics of magnetic textures and defects.Ó
Lazear, JustinBennett, CharlesNorthrop Grumman CorpSenior Systems EngineerDeveloping the Primordial Inflation Polarization Explorer (PIPER) Microwave Polarimeter for Constraining Inflation
Liu, AlanReich, DanielZS AssociatesAssociate ConsultantBiomechanics of Engineered Smooth Muscle Microtissues
Morgan-Wall, TylerMarkovic, NinaInstitute for Defense Analyses (IDA)Research StaffExploring Low Dimensions: Building Novel Superconducting Nanodevices to Discover New Physics
Sharp, TristanRobbins, MarkUniversity of PennsylvaniaPostdoctoral fellowQuasi-Static Contact and Sliding of Crystalline Materials
Walters, Matthew ÒMattÓKaplan, DavidBoston UniversityResearch ScientistFrom Dark Matter to Deficit Angles: Effective Field Theory in Cosmology and AdS/CFT
Wan, YuanTchernyshyov, OlegPerimeter Institute for Theoretical PhysicsPostdoctoral ResearcherFractionalization and Confinement in Frustrated Magnets
Ye, MaoSearson, PeterWells Fargo SecurtiesQuantitative AssociateBlinking in Quantum Dots and Endothelial Cells under Curvature and Shear Stress
Bosse, GraceArmitage, Norman ÒPeterÓUniversity of North FloridaInstructor/Lab ManagerLow energy electrodynamics of strongly correlated metallic thin films using time-domain THz spectroscopy
Bankert, JustinKrolik, JulianAngelo State UniversityVisiting Assistant ProfessorEvolution of Binary Systems Embedded in Circumbinary Accretion Disks
Cao, LiangReich, DanielJohns Hopkins UniversityPostdoctoral FellowStructure-property relationships in alloy catalysts as determined using ab initio methods
Dugan, ZacharyHeckman, TimothyISAM (International Standard Asset Management)Product SpecialistExploring the Role of Black Hole Feedback in Galaxy Evolution: AGN Feedback from Clouds to Galaxies
Gothe, DominikBennett, CharlesSurgisense CorporationDirector of EngineeringMeasuring Inflation with CLASS
Martin, ChristopherGritsan, AndreiOhio State UniversityPostdoctoral ResearchDiscovery and Characterization of a Higgs boson using four-lepton events from the CMS experiment
Mlack, Jerome ÒJTÓMarkovic, NinaUniversity of PennsylvaniaPostdoctoral FellowGrowth and Low Temperature Transport Measurements of Pure and Doped Bismuth Selenide
Morris, MatthewKaiser, Mary BethNorthrup Grumman Corp."Stellar Atmosphere Modeling and Subsystem Development for the ACCESS program."
Nash, KevinMaksimovic, PetarRutgers UniversityPostdoctoral FellowSearch for New Physics with a Single Top Quark Signature in the Boosted All Hadronic Final State
Osherson, MarcMaksimovic, PetarPrinceton UniversityPostdoctoral FellowZ' Searches with Heavy Fermions
Peth, MichaelSzalay, SandorSocialCodeData ScientistUsing Machine Learning to Study the Relationship Between Galaxy Morphology and Evolution
Qu, DanruChien, Chia (CL)University of TokyoPostdoctoral FellowStudy of the Charge Spin and Heat in the Metal/Magnetic Insulator Nano-Structure
Redwine, KeithMcCandliss, StephanJohns Hopkins UniversityPostdoctoral FellowLyman Alpha Emission from Low-Redshift Star-Forming Galaxies as a Probe for Lyman Continuum Escape
Safarzadeh, MohammadtaherHeckman, TimothyUniversity of ArizonaPostdoctoral FellowThe effect of dust on the emergent spectra of galaxies; theoretical and observational approaches
Su, TingMarriage, TobiasDusty Star-forming Galaxies at High Redshift
Wu, LiangArmitage, Norman ÒPeterÓUniversity of CA - BerkeleyPostdoctoral ResearcherLow energy electrodynamics of the surface states of 3D topological insulators by time-domain terahertz spectroscopy
Grizzard, KevinKaplan, DavidVirginia Commonwealth University Health SystemStudentExperimental & Theoretical Aspects of the Electroweak Sector
Wu, ShanBroholm, CollinUniversity of California, BerkeleyPostdoctoral FellowMagnetism near the Electron Localization Transition
Xin, YongjieMaksimovic, PetarDeustche BankVPSearch for a massive resonance decaying into qV/VV/VH in hadronic final states
Ali, AamirBennett, CharlesUC BerkeleyPostdoctoral FellowDetectors and Focal Planes for the Cosmology Large Angular Scale Surveyor
Chen, KuiLeheny, RobertJP Morgan ChaseQuantitative ResearchColloidal Transport in Liquid Crystals andÊConnections between Rheology and Dynamics of SoftÊDisordered Solids
Crichton, DevinMarriage, TobiasUniversity of KwaZulu-NatalPostdoctoral FellowThe Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect as a Probe of the Thermodynamics of Extragalactic Systems
Crosley, MichaelNorman, ColinunknownStellar Coronal Mass Ejections and their Impact on Exoplanet Habitability
Dai, LiangKamionkowski, MarcPrinceton UniversityNASA Einstein FellowPrimordial Perturbations in the Universe: Theory, Detection, and Implication For Inflation
Faroughy, CyrusKaplan, DavidGetty ImagesData ScientistCosmological Perturbations in a Universe with a Domain Wall Era
Feng, Lei ÒRaymondÓSwartz, MorrisJP MorganQuantitative ResearcherMeasurement of t-tbar Forward-backward Asymmetry in Large Hadron Collider
Greenbaum, AlexandraMarriage, TobiasUniversity of Michigan, Ann ArborPostdoctoral FellowPlanet Formation at High Resolution: From Ground-Based Ex-AO to JWST
Hart, MurdockMcCandliss, StephanJohns Hopkins UniversityAssistant Research ScientistEnabling Fainter Astronomical Observations Through Sky Subtraction and Instrumental Performance
Jones, DavidRiess, AdamUniversity of California, Santa CruzPostdoctoral FellowMeasuring Dark Energy with 1,345 Supernovae: Reducing Statistical Uncertainties on the Equation of State and Understanding the Dependence of Type Ia Supernovae on Their Local Environments
Knizhnik, KalmanKrolik, JulianGoddard Space Flight CenterResearch AssistantThe Role of Magnetic Helicity in the Structure and Heating of the Sun's Corona
Lan, Ting-WenMenard, BriceKavli IPMUProject ResearcherMapping the links between stars, gas, and dark matter with large surveys
Laurita, NicholasArmitage, Norman ÒPeterÓCaltechPostdoctoral FellowLow Energy Electrodynamics Of Quantum Magnetism
Valentine, MichaelBroholm, CollinIntel CorporationPTD Module and Integration Yield EngineerInelastic light scattering signatures of magnetic ordering and topological properties in strongly-correlated electron systems
Wolff, SchuylerFord, HollandLeiden UniversityOort Postdoctoral FellowshipCharacterizing the Evolution of Circumstellar Systems with the Hubble Space Telescope and the Gemini Planet Imager
Xu, ZhileiBennett, CharlesUniversity of PennsylvaniaPostdoctoral FellowCosmology Large Angular Scale Surveyor (CLASS): Integration and Testing of CLASS at 40 GHz
Yang, Lin ÒForrestÓ
Szalay, SandorPrinceton UniversityPostdoctoral FellowInvestigations of Dark Matter Using Cosmological Simulations
You, Can ÒCandiceÓGritsan, AndreiGoldman SachsAssociate Data/Modeling TeamHiggs Boson Properties and Search for Additional Resonances
Harrington, Kathleen ÒKatieÓMarriage, TobiasUniversity of MichiganPOstdoctoral FellowVariable-delay Polarization Modulators for the CLASS TelescopesÊ
Breysse, PatrickKamionkowski, MarcUniversity of TorontoPostdoctoral FellowHigh-Redshift Astrophysics and Cosmology with Intensity Mapping
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