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Name AscContact InfoAreas of Interest
Yassin Abasher
Physics Major
abash008 @ umn.edu
My Photo.JPG Fawzi Abusalma
Physics Grad Student
PAN 355 (office)
PAN 450 (lab)
abusa011 @ umn.edu
Dominic Adams
Teaching Assistant
adams900 @ umn.edu
Laura Adams
Lecturer
TATEH 375-19 (office)
adam0219 @ umn.edu
Santosh-Adhikari.JPG Santosh Adhikari
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 420 (office)
adhik019 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
 Advanced Lab.
625-4829
photo.jpg Sean Albiston
Education Program Spec
TATEH B57 (office), 625-3598
albis001 @ umn.edu
Michael Albright
Research Collaborator
MCNAMARAC Suite 160 Rm. 142 (office)
albright @ physics.umn.edu
QCD, relativistic kinetic theory, heavy-ion collisions, thermodynamics, high-performance computing
JennyAllanweb.jpg Jenny Allan
Communications Specialist
TATEH 130-33 (office), 612 624-2852
jallan @ umn.edu
Angela Almquist
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
almqu071 @ umn.edu
Andrew Altobell
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
alto0044 @ umn.edu
PanelPrototype-small.jpg Daniel Jessen Ambrose
Researcher
PAN 350 (office), 6126247861
PAN 424, 450 (lab)
ambr0028 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Jon Anderson
Physics Force
626-7905
anderson @ physics.umn.edu
ZacharyAnderson.jpg Zachary Anderson
Research Assistant
PAN 252 (office)
PAN 264 (lab)
and01942 @ umn.edu
staff photo.jpg Brian Andersson
Education Program Spec
TATEH S67 (office), 624-6584
TATEH S24 (lab), 624-6584
ander213 @ umn.edu
Anna Andrick
Physics Major
andri059 @ umn.edu
christopher angert.jpg Christopher Angert
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office), 301-2327
PAN 485 (lab)
angert @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics, instrumentation for time-correlated single photon counting
PedroAngulo-UmanaWeb.jpg Pedro Angulo-Umana
Physics Major
angul010 @ umn.edu
GeorgiosAngoniouWeb.jpg Georgios Antoniou
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-03 (office)
anton296 @ umn.edu
Generalized gravitational theories. Black holes and wormholes in generalized gravity.
 APS Lab
624-9069
Arpit Arora
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
arora125 @ umn.edu
20180917_115044-1.jpg Cesar Ascencio
Teaching Assistant
ascen009 @ umn.eduCondensed Matter Theory.
Yuval Ashkenazi
Physics Major
ashk0006 @ umn.edu
Ayino, Yilikal.jpg Yilikal Ayino
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
ayino001 @ umn.edu
Darcy Ballantyne
Student Academic Support
darcy017 @ umn.edu
IMG_20160313_192758_2.jpg Narayana Sri Sharan Banagiri
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 317 (office)
banag002 @ umn.edu
ArgaBanerjeeWeb.jpg Argha Banerjee
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-01 (office)
baner124 @ umn.edu
Chiranjib Banerjee
Post-Doctoral Associate
cbanerje @ umn.edu
100901_Neven1_small.jpg Neven Barisic
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
625-8309
nbarisic @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Frank Barnett
Research Collaborator
barn0354 @ umn.edu
Nicholas Barth
Physics Major
barth469 @ umn.edu
Jordan Bartlett
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
bartl272 @ umn.edu
Benjamin Bauer
Physics Major
bauer731 @ umn.edu
BenBayman.jpg Benjamin Bayman
Emeritus Faculty, Professor
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-0309
bayman @ umn.edu
Theoretical nuclear physics; nuclear structure; direct nuclear reactions; relativistic Coulomb excitation
Garrett Bembenek
Research Collaborator
bembe004 @ umn.edu
Mitchell Bengtson
Astrophysics Major
bengt151 @ umn.edu
Aliza Beverage
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
bever091 @ umn.edu
imagedb.html.jpeg Jianming Bian
Adjunct Professor
PAN 424 (office), 624-7861
bianjm @ physics.umn.edu
Nina Bielinski
Physics Major
bieli019 @ umn.edu
Michael Bierlein
Physics Major
bierl008 @ umn.edu
Megan Birch
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
birch092 @ umn.edu
Benjamin Birkholz
Astrophysics Major
birkh052 @ umn.edu
birol_v3_1.jpg Turan Birol
AMUNDH 485 (office), 612-301-1348
tbirol @ umn.edu
First Principles Calculations, Materials Physics
Raymond Bishop
Research Collaborator
626-0724
bishop @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter, Nuclear Physics
victor3web.jpg Victor Boantza
Associate Professor (History of Science & Technology)
TATEH 130-29 (office)
boantza @ physics.umn.edu
History of Science
Kent Bodurtha
Research Collaborator
626-7479
bodurtha @ physics.umn.edu
Kaitlin Boedigheimer
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
boedi036 @ umn.edu
image1.jpeg Kalven Bonin
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
bonin043 @ umn.edu
Jason Bono
Visiting Researcher 6
PAN 350 (office)
PAN 424, 450 (lab)
bono0013 @ umn.edu
Kevin Booth
Research Professional
TATEH S65 (office), 612-624-2831
booth135 @ umn.edu
nathan-bosch.jpg Nathan Bosch
Teaching Assistant
bosch088 @ umn.edu
Owen Braley
Astrophysics Major
brale005 @ umn.edu
Jonathan Brashear
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
brash017 @ umn.edu
Brehmer, Steve.jpg Steve Brehmer
Instructor
TATEH 130-37 (office)
brehmer @ physics.umn.edu
Education
Aaron Breidenbach
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
breid020 @ umn.edu
DSC_6908.jpg Jesse Bren
PAN 347 (office), 624-5040
PAN 383 (lab)
bren0288 @ umn.edu
Headshot_AaronBreneman.jpg Aaron Breneman
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 625-4518
awbrenem @ gmail.com
Space Physics
Walter Brisken
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 351 (office), 612-301-2321
wbrisken @ physics.umn.edu
BroadhurstLarge.jpg John Broadhurst
Emeritus Faculty, Professor
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-2502
broad010 @ umn.edu
The process of human hearing, using locally induced nuclear reactions to enhance the treatment of cancers by high energy (Mev) photons or thermal neutrons. The role of heavy cations in controlling contracting muscle cells..
JarrettBrown.jpg Jarrett Brown
Teaching Assistant
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
PAN 450 (lab)
brow4278 @ umn.edu
Experimental High Energy Physics
Sean Bruton
Research Assistant
201-08 Tate (office)
bruto012 @ umn.edu
Astronomy
Jacob Buatti
Physics Major
buatt002 @ umn.edu
Jenna Burgett
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
burge241 @ umn.edu
Cathy Burke
burke020 @ umn.edu
BurnellHeadshotSmall.jpg Fiona Burnell
Assistant Professor
TATEH 130-13 (office), 624-0319
fburnell @ umn.edu
Exotic phases of matter-- phases not described by the conventional Landau classification based on broken symmetries.
Maxwell Buss
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
bussx111 @ umn.eduHigh energy physics and cosmology. Physics beyond the Standard Model, detection of lightly ionizing particles using CDMS data. Quantum field theory and unification schemes.
IMG_5523.JPG Yusuf Buyukdag
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-01 (office)
buyuk007 @ umn.edu
AdS/CFT correspondence -- partial compositeness, supersymmetry, extra dimensions, Physics beyond the Standard Model
Bychkov, Vladimir 2012.jpg Vladimir Bychkov
Researcher
PAN 332 (lab)
WMSONH 130K (office)
bychk001 @ umn.edu
Supersymmetry, supersymmetric quantum mechanics, low dimensional supersymmetric quantum models, superstring theory. Neutrino physics and machine learning
Charles Cadeau
Senior Electronics Technician
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
218-374-2400 ext.2004 (lab)
crcadeau @ umn.edu
Xinxin Cai
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 227 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
cai00032 @ umn.edu
Eleanor Caldow
Physics Major
caldo004 @ umn.edu
IMG_2863 3.jpeg Charles E. Campbell
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 130-21 (office), 624-4141
campbell @ umn.edu
The many-body theory and statistical mechanics of quantum spin systems and of strongly correlated quantum fluids.
Alicia Canfield
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
TATEH 275-03 (office), 612-625-6055
canf0019 @ umn.edu
Jean Francois Caron
Researcher 6
PAN 350 (office)
PAN 450 (lab)
caronj @ umn.edu
profilepicture.png Cody Carr
FRASERH 345c (office)
codycar @ astro.umn.edu
Cosmology, Particle Physics, Galactic Evolution, Mathematical Physics
Kyle Carrigan
Physics Major
carri276 @ umn.edu
Jennifer Caskey
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
cask0001 @ umn.edu
Cattell_picture.jpg Cynthia Cattell
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 258 (office), 626-8918
cattell @ umn.edu
Space plasma physics; magnetic and electric field measurements; auroral particle acceleration; particle acceleration and wave processes in Earth’s radiation belts; non-linear plasma physics; magnetic reconnection and shocks.
David Cerdeno
davidg.cerdeno @ uam.es
Jeffrey Chaffin
Physics Major
chaf0026 @ umn.edu
Emily Chan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 488 (lab)
chan1800 @ umn.edu
Rajdeep Chatterjee
Researcher
PAN 423 (office)
rchatter @ umn.edu
profile1.png Sourabh Chauhan
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 210-04 (office)
sourabh @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Fei.JPG Fei Chen
Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant
TATEH 201-09 (office)
chen4577 @ umn.edu
Boulder2013_Tianran Chen.jpg Tianran Chen
Research Collaborator
625-7330
tc @ physics.umn.edu
Electron transport theory in strongly-correlated charged systems, including nanocrystals, superconducting grains and topological insulators
Yan Chen
Researcher
PAN 415 (office), 626-8684
chen @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics
cherman.jpg Aleksey Cherman
Assistant Professor
TATEH 375 (office)
acherman @ umn.edu
High energy particle theory and phenomenology, nuclear theory, QCD
profile.png James Cheshire
Teaching Assistant
PAN 320 (office)
PAN 382C (lab), 612-625-1802
cheshire @ umn.edu
Observational cosmology, cosmic microwave background
DmitryChichinadzeWeb.jpg Dmitry Chichinadze
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-03 (office)
chich013 @ umn.edu
Morten Christensen
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-22 (office)
mchrist @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Jacob Christy
Research Professional
chri3448 @ umn.edu
DRG_3760_AndreyChubukov_web.jpg Andrey Chubukov
Professor (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-19 (office), 612-626-0726
achubuko @ umn.edu
Condensed matter theorist working in the area of unconventional behavior or electrons: superconductivity, strongly- correlated electron systems and quantum magnetism
Katherine Chworowsky
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support, Student Tech Support Services
chwor001 @ umn.edu
Kate Ciampa
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 450 (lab)
ciamp009 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Kristina Cibuzar
Student Services Prof
TATEH 130-03 (office), 612-626-5982
cibuz009 @ umn.edu
Gabriel Cobos
Student Tech Support Services
cobos005 @ umn.edu
colpitts head.jpg Chris Colpitts
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
chris @ physics.umn.edu
Space plasma physics, wave-particle interactions
HansCourant.jpg Hans Courant
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-9361
hans @ physics.umn.edu
Accelerator and non-accelerator elementary particle physics at the Soudan Underground Research Facility, and at Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Katherine Couteaux
Physics Major
coute002 @ umn.edu
Nicholas Crary
Physics Major
crary029 @ umn.edu
Screen Shot 2016-05-20 at 1.41.26 PM.png Dan Cronin-Hennessy
Professor
PAN 346 (office), 624-9079
PAN 450 (lab)
croni028 @ umn.edu
CP Violation, Quark Mixing, Neutrino Oscillation, Flavor Violation
hddjfaib.jpg Paul Crowell
Professor
PAN 220 (office), 624-4828
PAN 283 (lab), 626-9371
crowell @ umn.edu
Spin dynamics and transport in ferromagnets and ferromagnet-semiconductor heterostructures.
16178494_10154038257652237_6453740162672174065_o.jpg Michael Crumrine
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 382-C (lab), 612-625-1802
PAN 320 (office)
crumrine @ umn.edu
CMB Polarization
Tiambai-Cui.jpg Tianbai Cui
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-09 (office)
cuixx105 @ umn.edu
prisca_greece3_cut.jpg Priscilla Cushman
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
PAN 327 (office), 626-8917
cushman @ umn.edu
Dark matter searches, novel particle detectors, collaborative work in integrative tools for Underground Science, low background techniques
C:\Documents and Settings\DanD\My Documents\Dan D 4.jpg E. Dan Dahlberg
Professor
PAN 219 (office), 624-3506
PAN 10 (lab), 424-4058
dand @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Charlie Dang
Physics Major
dangx174 @ umn.edu
davidson.jpg Kris Davidson
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-07 (office), 624-5711
kd @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
Lance Davis
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
davi2849 @ umn.edu
Konstantin Davydov
Teaching Assistant
davyd007 @ umn.edu
Ezra Day-Roberts
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-09 (office)
dayrober @ physics.umn.edu
Mahendra DC.png Mahendra DC
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
madc0002 @ umn.edu
AritraDeWeb.jpg Aritra De
Research Assistant
dexxx019 @ umn.edu
Daniel Deeter
Teaching Assistant
deete008 @ umn.edu
Delles,James2.jpg James Delles
PhD Candidate Research Asst
624-2836
jdelles @ physics.umn.edu
Dhar.jpg Barun Dhar
Research Collaborator
624-4816
dhar @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
AdityaDhumuntaraoWeb.jpg Aditya Dhumuntarao
Teaching Assistant
dhumu002 @ umn.edu
JD_photo.jpg John Dickey
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
61-3-6226-2447
john.dickey @ utas.edu.au
Radio Spectroscopy of the Milky Way and other galaxies.
Hugh Dickinson
Researcher
TATEH 275-04 (office), 612-301-2321
hdickins @ umn.edu
Richard Diurba
Teaching Assistant
diurb001 @ umn.edu
DombeckWeb.jpg John Dombeck
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
dombe005 @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Jesse Donahue
Physics Major
donah134 @ umn.edu
ScottDossa.jpg Scott Dossa
Physics Grad Student
AMUNDH 241 (office)
doss0032 @ umn.edu
Simulating crystal growth
Samuel Drehmel
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
drehm014 @ umn.edu
JessieDuncanWeb.jpg Jessie Duncan
Research Assistant
dunca369 @ umn.edu
Aaron Durgin
Physics Major
durgi009 @ umn.edu
Carmen Ebel
Student Academic Support
PAN 237 (office)
ebelx032 @ umn.edu
James Eckert
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
624-4195
eckert @ physics.umn.edu
Samuel Eckstrom
Physics Major
eckst103 @ umn.edu
Nathan Eggen
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-04 (office)
eggen091 @ umn.edu
Kaitlin Ehret
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
ehret017 @ umn.edu
Thomas Eichlersmith
Teaching Assistant
eichl008 @ umn.edu
Tom Eichlersmith
eichl008 @ umn.edu Particle Physics
 Electronics Lab
624-3353
Gwendolyn Elledge
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
elled006 @ umn.edu
Brandton Eller
Student Academic Support
eller101 @ umn.edu
Dalson Eloy Almeida
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
eloya001 @ umn.edu
Dan Endean, Head Shot.jpg Daniel Endean
Research Collaborator
624-4058
endean @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Amanda Epstein
Physics Major
epste085 @ umn.edu
Kaj Erickson
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
eric3222 @ umn.edu
JamesEtheridgeWeb.jpg James Etheridge
Teaching Assistant
ether030 @ umn.edu
Andrew Evans
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 432 (office)
PAN 432 (lab)
aevans @ physics.umn.edu
Robert Evans
CSE Machine Shop Customer
evans858 @ umn.edu
Fallows, Scott.jpg Scott Fallows
Research Collaborator
PAN 324 (office), 301-1818
fallows @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology, Particle Physics
 Fax (PAN 211)
PAN 211 (office), 612-301-3434
 Fax (Tate 145)
624-4578
 Fax (Tate 216)
626-2046
Chi Feng
Physics Major
fengx437 @ umn.edu
imagedb.jpg Kexin Feng
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
fengx463 @ umn.edu
picture_fernandes_2013.jpg Rafael Fernandes
Associate Professor
TATEH 130-23 (office), 612-625-9283
rfernand @ umn.edu
Strongly correlated electron systems. Unconventional superconductivity. Competing phases and emergent order. Disorder effects in quantum phase transitions.
Justyn Fine
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
finex080 @ umn.edu
Erik Floden
Physics Grad Student
flode012 @ umn.edu
Erik Floden
Teaching Assistant
flode012 @ umn.edu
Aasmund Folkestad
Physics Grad Student
folke098 @ umn.edu
Matthew Forsman
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
forsm075 @ umn.edu
lucy fortson.jpg Lucy Fortson
Professor and SPA Associate Head (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-14 (office), 624-9587
fortson @ physics.umn.edu
High-energy astrophysics, gamma-ray astronomy, extragalactic astronomy including active galactic nuclei and barred spirals; Developing online citizen science as a method to solve research problems with large datasets; physics education research.
Meg Foster
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
foste648 @ umn.edu
Erich Frahm
Senior Engineer
PAN 423 (office), 612-301-2339
frahm @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Mitchell Frand
Research Professional
frand053 @ umn.edu
ShelleyFrankel.jpg Shelley Frankel
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
PAN 212 (office), 612-301-1816
shelley @ physics.umn.edu
Jennifer Freedburg
Teaching Assistant
freed114 @ umn.edu
mf_portrait.jpg Matthew Fritts
Researcher
PAN 323 (office), 624-4806
PAN 43 (lab), 624-6046
fritts @ physics.umn.edu
astroparticle physics, cosmology, cryogenics
Frodermanweb.jpg Evan Frodermann
Research Collaborator
WMSONH 130B (office), 625-9323
frodermann @ physics.umn.edu
HBT radii of heavy-ion collisions using photon and pion signals. Research in utilizing better techniques in teaching undergraduate physics. Using computer driven tutorial programs to aid students in developing sound problem solving approaches.
JianLongFuWeb.jpg Jianlong Fu
Physics Grad Student
fuxxx276 @ umn.edu
XiaojunFuWewb.jpg Xiaojun Fu
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 232 (office)
fuxxx366 @ umn.edu
Virginia Gali
Teaching Assistant
gali0051 @ umn.edu
Andrew Galkiewicz
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office), 624-8840
PAN 283 (lab), 626-9371
galkiewicz @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
KayleGanserWeb.jpg Kaylee Ganser
Teaching Assistant
PAN 244 (office)
gans0075 @ umn.edu
DSE-14018.jpg Eric Ganz
Associate Professor
PAN 319 (office), 624-2386
ganzx001 @ umn.edu
Calculations of the properties of novel Materials
Garamella, Jonathan 2012.jpg Jonathan Garamella
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 484 (lab), 612-626-8085
garamell @ physics.umn.edu
David Garenne
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 484 (office), 612 626 8085
david.garenne @ hotmail.fr
Avery Garon
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-08 (office)
garo0040 @ umn.edu
Extragalactic astronomy, radio galaxies
Garwood2.jpg Michael Garwood
Professor Radiology-CMRR
CMRR 102 (office), 626-2001
gar @ umn.edu
Development of advanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) techniques using ultrahigh magnetic fields. The design of amplitude- and frequency-modulated RF pulses to overcome experimental imperfections resulting, for example, from magn
DominiqueGautreauWeb.jpg Dominique Gautreau
Physics Grad Student
gautr004 @ umn.edu
Geach.jpg Christopher Geach
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 314 (office), 626-9149
geach003 @ umn.edu
Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization
imageGehrz.jpg Robert Gehrz
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-04 (office), 624-7806
TATEH 270 (lab), 626-2067
gehrz @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
chad geppert.jpg Chad Geppert
Research Collaborator
624-8840
geppert @ physics.umn.edu
Spin transport in Fe/GaAs heterostructures; Mass metrology
gherghetta.jpg Tony Gherghetta
Professor
TATEH 375-14 (office), 301-9198
tgher @ umn.edu
Physics beyond the Standard Model; LHC phenomenology; Supersymmetry; Extra dimensions; AdS/CFT and holography.
152273369178210816 (1).jpeg Agniva Ghosh
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-04 (office)
ghosh116 @ umn.edu
Gravitational Lensing
BGmug.jpg Bill Gilbert
Electromechanical Systems Spec
PAN 423 (office), 624-4870
wgilbert @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
AlexGillmanWeb.jpg Alexander Gilman
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 351 (office)
gilma080 @ umn.edu
GlesenerProfileWeb.jpg Lindsay Glesener
Assistant Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 262 (office), 612-624-8392
TATEH 255 (lab)
glesener @ umn.edu
Solar and space physics, high-energy astrophysics, astronomical instrumentation development
Saksham Goel
Student Adminstrative Assistant
PAN 250 (office)
goelx029 @ umn.edu
Keith Goetz
Research Director
TATEH 256 (office), 624-3520
TATEH 250 (lab)
goetz @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Jasmin Goh
Student Academic Support
gohxx053 @ umn.edu
Goldman Allen Goldman
Regents Professor
PAN 226 (office), 624-6062
PAN 20, 30 (lab)
goldman @ umn.edu
Properties of superconductors and selected magnetic materials in the configuration of thin films.
Shawn Golley
Research Collaborator
sgolley @ umn.edu
Matthew Gomer
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-04 (office)
gomer @ astro.umn.edu
Gravitational Lensing, Relativity & Cosmology, Structure of Galaxies
Jack Goodsell
Physics Major
goods069 @ umn.edu
Brock Grafstrom
Physics Major
grafs018 @ umn.edu
Anthony Graham
Astrophysics Major
graha680 @ umn.edu
Gino-Graziano.jpg Gino Graziano
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 217 (office)
graziano @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
MatthewGreenWeb.jpg Matthew Green
Teaching Assistant
gree2430 @ umn.edu
Greven 200x292.jpg Martin Greven
Professor
PAN 218 (office), 624-7542
PAN 264, 270, 276 (lab), 626-9668
greven @ physics.umn.edu
Experimental condensed matter physics. High-temperature superconductivity. Low-dimensional magnetism. Crystal growth of quantum materials. Neutron and X-ray scattering. Charge transport.
Axel Gross
Teaching Assistant
gros0408 @ umn.edu
PeterGrulWeb.jpg Peter Grul
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-15 (office)
grul @ physics.umn.edu
Computational plasma astrophysics
Sergey-Guts.jpg Sergey Guts
Physics Grad Student
PAN 432 (office)
gutsx001 @ umn.edu
Alec Habig.jpg Alec Habig
Graduate Faculty (Physics UMD)
UMD, MWAH358 (office)
UMD, MWAH341 (lab)
ahabig @ umn.edu
Experimental particle astrophysics and neutrino oscillation physics. Member of the MINOS, NOvA, DUNE, and HALO collaborations, specializing in the analysis of cosmic rays, supernova neutrinos, and high energy neutrino-induced upward-going muons.
Paul Haines
Teaching Associate Professor
PAN 419 (office)
haines @ physics.umn.edu
Dakota Hall
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hallx580 @ umn.edu
Grantland Hall
Teaching Assistant
PAN 382C (office)
ghall @ umn.edu
Early Universe Physics, Computational Methods
halley.jpg J. Woods Halley
Professor
TATEH 130-15 (office), 624-0395
halle001 @ umn.edu
Condensed matter and chemical physics theory, simulation and experiment with an emphasis on interfaces and models of prebiotic evolution.
Tobey Haluptzok
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
halup011 @ umn.edu
IMG_1757.JPG Sajna Hameed
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 246 (office)
PAN 264 (lab)
hamee007 @ umn.edu
Random Matrix Theory, Condensed Matter Physics
AlexHamillWeb.jpg Alexander Hamill
Teaching Assistant
TATEH Tate 301-03 (office)
hamil483 @ umn.edu
Hanany Shaul Hanany
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
PAN 316 (office), 626-8929
PAN 388 (lab), 625-1074
hanany @ umn.edu
Observational Cosmology; Early Universe Physics
Terrence Hanrahan
Astrophysics Major
hanra028 @ umn.edu
Hansen, Peter 2012.jpg Peter Hansen
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 424 (office), 624-1534
phansen @ physics.umn.edu
Jacob Hanson
Physics Major
hans5459 @ umn.edu
Antony Hark
Physics Major
harkx010 @ umn.edu
Thomas Harless
Physics Major
harle036 @ umn.edu
FullSizeRender-3.jpeg David Harrison
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 221 (office)
PAN 10 (lab)
harrison @ physics.umn.edu
Magnetism, Spin Glasses, Electronic Noise
Jack Hartmann
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hartm468 @ umn.edu
Mason Hastings
Physics Major
hasti183 @ umn.edu
Katharine Heckathorn
Student Admin/Support Services
hecka008 @ umn.edu
Hegerweb.jpg Alexander Heger
Adjunct Professor
alexander.heger @ monash.eduMassive and very massive stars, the first stars, stellar rotation, nucleosynthesis, supernovae, gamma-ray bursts, X-ray bursts.
2016_IMG_0800 - Copy.JPG Brett Heischmidt
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office)
heisc002 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter Experiment: device physics, spin transport, low-dimensional systems
KenHeller.jpg Kenneth Heller
Professor
PAN 348 (office), 624-7314
PAN 450 (lab)
heller @ physics.umn.edu
Research in high energy particle physics currently focuses on neutrino oscillations as measured in long baseline accelerator experiments. Research in physics education focuses the use, learning, and teaching of problem solving in physics.
Brandon Henke
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
henke206 @ umn.edu
Hennen, Jared 2012.jpg Jared Hennen
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
henne405 @ umn.edu
Biophysics, protein interactions at cellular membranes.
JoshHiltbrandWeb.jpg Joshua Hiltbrand
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 432 (office)
hiltbran @ umn.edu
Jack Hirschi
Physics Major
hirsc235 @ umn.edu
RussCynthiaIMG_0032Crop1.jpeg Russell Hobbie
Emeritus Faculty
hobbie @ umn.eduMy interest is in biological and medical physics.
Hofer, Thomas.jpg Thomas Hofer
Research Collaborator
PAN 324 (office), 612-301-1818
hofer @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology, Particle Physics
Samuel Hohenshell
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hohen036 @ umn.edu
Brenner Hohenstein
Physics Major
hohen033 @ umn.edu
Jacob Holley
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
holle273 @ umn.edu
Cole Hraban
Electromechanical Systems Spec
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
cwhraban @ umn.edu
2008_Leon_Hsu_9732_4x6_2.gif.png Leon Hsu
Research Collaborator
lhsu @ umn.edu
CClabweb.jpg Cheng-Cher Huang
Professor
PAN 230 (office), 624-0861
huang001 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Yi Huang
Teaching Assistant
huan1756 @ umn.edu
Humphreys Roberta Humphreys
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-07 (office), 624-6530
roberta @ umn.edu
Luminous stars, stellar evolution, optical spectroscopy, galactic structure
Kwang Ho Hur
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 414 (office), 612-301-2327
PAN 487 (lab)
khur @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics
Cuong Huynh
Research Collaborator
huynh195 @ umn.edu
Elliott Imhoff
Physics Major
imhof034 @ umn.edu
 Infrared Lab
626-2067
DRG_3833_EdwinIreson.jpg Edwin Ireson
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
eireson @ umn.edu
Supersymmetry, Solitons, String Theory, Dualities, Non-Perturbative Physics
Safana Ismael
Teaching Assistant
PAN 414 (office)
ismae003 @ umn.edu
Alan (Koblar) Jackson
Research Collaborator
jackson @ physics.umn.edu
Theodore Jacobson
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 301-03 (office)
jaco2585 @ umn.edu
High energy theory
Shilpi Jain
Researcher
jains @ umn.edu
Jalan_Bharat_v2.jpg Bharat Jalan
Associate Professor
AMUNDH 46 (office), +1 612-625-4088
bjalan @ umn.edu
Complex Oxides Thin Films and Heterostructures, Electronic and Magnetic Properties, Energy. Molecular Beam Epitaxy. Materials Processing. Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology.
MichelJanssenWeb.jpg Michel Janssen
Professor
TATEH 130-27 (office), 624-5880
janss011 @ umn.edu
History of physics, especially the relativity and quantum revolutions in the early twentieth century.
Mariana Jeunon Barros Ferreira
Physics Major, Student Academic Support, Student Tech Support Services
ferre137 @ umn.edu
ZhenJiangWeb.jpg Zhen Jiang
Research Assistant
jiang968 @ umn.edu
Sheena Jimmick
Astrophysics Major
jimmi003 @ umn.edu
JosephJoeWeb.jpg Joseph Joe
Teaching Assistant
joexx048 @ umn.edu
Valentine John
valen296 @ umn.edu
DrewJohnsonWeb.jpg Drew Johnson
Teaching Assistant
joh14894 @ umn.edu
Walter Johnson
Emeritus Faculty
cork @ umn.eduMeasurement of Atomic Masses
picture_of_me_2.jpg Terry J. Jones
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 260 (office), 624-8009 626-2067
TATEH 265 (lab)
tjj @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomical polarimetry, Infrared astronomy, Comets and Interstellar Magnetic Fields.
Jones Thomas W. Jones
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-02 (office), 624-8546
WALIB 411 (office), 624-1699
twj @ umn.edu
Theoretical and computational astrophysics, acceleration of cosmic rays, physics of diffusive shock acceleration, magnetohydrodynamics, galaxy clusters and the intracluster medium, radio galaxy dynamics, supernova remnant dynamics [Research Group Web Pag
Grace Joseph
Teaching Assistant
josep362 @ umn.edu
Cameron Kahler
Physics Major
kahle076 @ umn.edu
kakalios.jpg James Kakalios
Professor
PAN 352 (office), 624-9856
PAN 381 (lab), 626-7479
kakalios @ umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter: Amorphous Semiconductors, Fluctuation Phenomena in Neurological Systems, Segregation in Granular Media
Kamenev Alex Kamenev
Professor (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-16 (office), 626-0724
kamenev @ physics.umn.edu
Theoretical condensed matter physics, disordered systems and glasses, field-theoretical treatment of many-body systems, mesoscopic systems, out of equilibrium systems
Kunio Kaneta
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
kkaneta @ umn.edu
kapusta10.jpg Joseph Kapusta
Professor
TATEH Room 375-16 (office), 624-0506
kapusta @ umn.edu
Quantum field theory at finite temperature and density with applications to high energy nuclear collisions, astrophysics, and cosmology.
Adam Karel
Physics Major
karel038 @ umn.edu
Siddarth-Reddy-Karuka.jpg Siddarth Reddy Karuka
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
karuk001 @ umn.edu
Biophysics, Medical Physics
KasturiranganSaumitranWeb.jpg Saumitran Kasturirangan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
kastu007 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter Theory
PaulKellerWeb.jpg Paul Keller
Teaching Assistant
kell1377 @ umn.edu
PaulKellogg.jpg Paul Kellogg
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-1668
pauljkellogg @ gmail.com
Patrick-Kelly.jpg Patrick Kelly
Assistant Professor
TATEH 285-12 (office), 612-624-8462
plkelly @ umn.edu
Supernova (SN) explosions, gravitational lensing, SN host-galaxy environments, SN Ia cosmology, stellar populations, star formation, dark matter
Mike Kelsey
kelsey @ slac.stanford.edu
Charles Kemper
Physics Major
kempe122 @ umn.edu
David Keranen
Student Academic Support
keran037 @ umn.edu
Jennifer Kersten
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
kers0034 @ umn.edu
Asset Khakimzhan
Teaching Assistant
PAN 484 (lab)
khaki005 @ umn.edu
James Kieke
Physics Major
kieke005 @ umn.edu
Jin-Ah Kim
Teaching Assistant
kim00513 @ umn.edu
Dawson Kimyon
Physics Major
kimyo004 @ umn.eduCosmic background radiation; high energy physics; data analysis using ROOT;
AviKleinPrint.jpg Avraham Klein
Researcher
TATEH 275-06 (office)
ayklein @ umn.edu
Dynamics of strongly correlated systems, classical and quantum hydrodynamics, quantum statistics in disordered systems
Jeffrey Klein
Research Collaborator
626-9149
jklein @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
BrendaKnauberWeb.jpg Brenda Knauber
Research Assistant
PAN 221 (office)
PAN 381 (lab)
knaub008 @ umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Michael Knox
WALIB 428 (office), 626-9224
mikeknox @ lcse.umn.edu
Trevor Knuth
Astrophysics Grad Student
TATEH 201-15 (office)
TATEH 255 (lab)
knuth063 @ umn.edu
Solar physics, X-ray instrumentation, solar eruptive events
John Kohler
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
kohler @ physics.umn.edu
Jonathan Kohler
Student Academic Support
kohle116 @ umn.edu
David Kohlstedt
CSE Machine Shop Customer
TATEH 375-06 (office), 62601544
TATEH 350 (lab)
dlkohl @ umn.edu
olesya.jpg Olesya Koroteeva
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-01 (office)
koro0032 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
U_K_small.jpg Uwe Richard Kortshagen
Graduate Faculty (Mechanical Engineering)
625-2048
korts001 @ umn.edu
Physics of nonthermal plasmas, kinetic theory of nonthermal plasmas, physics of dusty plasmas. Nanocrystal growth in plasmas, photophysical properties of nanocrystals, nanomaterials synthesis, photovoltaic materials.
Travis Kostuch
Astrophysics Major
kost0186 @ umn.edu
Braden Kramer
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
krame647 @ umn.edu
Michael Krohn
Researcher
krohn045 @ umn.edu
JenniferKroschelWeb.jpg Jennifer Kroschel
Assistant To Student Programs
Tate 130-05 (office), 624-1625
jkrosche @ umn.edu
YKheadweb.jpg Yuichi Kubota
Professor
PAN 428 (office), 624-9582
PAN 470 (lab), 301-2339
yk @ umn.edu
I am interested in finding clues to the future theory of particles which will extend our current understanding. So far from three years of data collection (2010-2012) and analysis, evidence for neither SUSY nor extra dimension has been found.
Kurianovich, Evgeniy 2012.jpg Yevhen Kurianovych
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
WMSONH 130K (office), 624-3809
kuria014 @ umn.edu
Supersymmetric field theories, non-perturbative solutions and topological defects, AdS/CFT correspondence, topological phases in condensed matter
Noah Kurinsky
kurin001 @ umn.edu
Maxwell Kuschel
Astrophysics Major
kusch037 @ umn.edu
Lower Division Lab
WMSONH 101 (office), 625-3598
lab @ physics.umn.edu
 Lab for Comp. Sci. & Eng.
WALIB 125/126 (office), 625-2879/5-2859
Aritra Lahiri
Teaching Assistant
lahir018 @ umn.edu
mehdi_effelsberg.jpg Mehdi Lamee
Research Collaborator
626-2052
lamee @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
Michael Laraia
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
larai002 @ umn.edu
KennyLauWeb.jpg Kenny Lau
Research Assistant
PAN 320 (office), 612-301-1467
PAN 382C (lab), 612-625-1802
kennylau @ umn.edu
Cosmology, CMB
Jie Thing Lee
Physics Major
leex8456 @ umn.edu
Picture1.jpg Christopher Leighton
Graduate Faculty (Chem Eng & Mat Sci)
AMUNDH 48 (office), 612-625-4018
leighton @ umn.edu
Tanner Leighton
Physics Major
leigh174 @ umn.edu
Susan Lein
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
lein @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
John Lentz-Hoops
Physics Major
lentz140 @ umn.edu
Lesko, Zachary 2012.jpg Zachary Lesko
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 432 (office), 626-7764
lesk0030 @ umn.edu
Nicholas-Lewellyn.jpg Nicholas Lewellyn
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 234 (office)
lewel019 @ umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter
JoshLewisWeb.jpg Joshua Lewis
Teaching Assistant
lewi1001 @ umn.edu
Aaron Ley
Physics Major
leyxx055 @ umn.edu
Che-HsuLi.jpg Che-Hsu Li
Teaching Assistant
lixx4605 @ umn.eduTheoretical physics. The measurement problem in quantum mechanics, decoherence approach, the arrow of time problem, entanglement and emergence, it from qubit, high energy physics, supersymmetry, dark matter and cosmology, ER=EPR(?)
12345.jpg Huijing Li
Research Collaborator
PAN 424 (office), 6126247861
lixx5457 @ umn.edu
li,menqun1.jpg Mengqun Li
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 301-02 (office)
lixx3269 @ umn.edu
condensed matter physics
Mo-new.jpg Mo Li
Graduate Faculty (Electrical Engineering)
KHKH 5-127 (office), 6126254873
KHKH 4-130 (lab)
moli @ umn.edu
Songhan Li
Physics Major
li000986 @ umn.edu
Robert Liebhart
Teaching Specialist
rliebhar @ umn.edu
ChiHueiLinWeb.jpg Chi-Huei Lin
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-05 (office)
lin00042 @ umn.edu
Chien-Hung Lin
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-22 (office)
lin00106 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
絕起.png Yu-Heng Lin
Teaching Assistant
lin00025 @ umn.edu
Jamie Lindfors
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
lind0577 @ umn.edu
Katherine Lindsay
TATEH 285-22 (office), 612-624-7053
linds059 @ umn.edu
Caleb Lindsey
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
linds551 @ umn.edu
Erik Linn-Molin
Physics Force
linnm072 @ umn.edu
Yijia Liu
Teaching Assistant
liux1267 @ umn.edu
Florian Livet
livet001 @ umn.edu
Ben Loer
Elias Lopez
elias.lopez @ uam.es
 Lower Division Lab.
624-4104
Yang Lu
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
luxxx831 @ umn.edu
WP_20131124_16_34_32_Pro.jpg Shuhui Luo
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201‐07 (office)
luo @ physics.umn.edu
Yujie Luo
Teaching Assistant
luoxx416 @ umn.edu
Joshua Lynch
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
jlynch @ physics.umn.edu Space Physics
Lysaknew.jpg Robert Lysak
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-18 (office), 625-1323
lysak001 @ umn.edu
Theoretical Space Plasma Physics, especially magnetospheric physics; auroral particle acceleration; dynamics of ultra-low-frequency (ULF) waves in the magnetosphere, especially kinetic Alfven waves; magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling; dynamics of field-ali
Joshua Magnus
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
magnu489 @ umn.edu
Shivani Mahajan
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
mahaj049 @ umn.edu
36029919_1735801233175719_3970280915317293056_o (2).jpg Rafid Mahbub
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-01 (office)
mahbu004 @ umn.edu
Primordial black holes as dark matter; inflationary cosmology
Michael Makmur
Teaching Assistant
makmu002 @ umn.edu
Zarah Mamun
Student Academic Support
mamun009 @ umn.edu
AngelManceboWeb.jpg Angel Mancebo
Research Assistant
PAN 420 (office)
mance012 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
VuknewWeb.jpg Vuk Mandic
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
PAN 328 (office), 624-6844
mandic @ physics.umn.edu
Gravitational Wave Physics, Observational Cosmology, Early Universe Physics
2012_jmm_library_small.jpg Jeremiah Mans
Associate Professor/Director of Undergraduate Studies
PAN 427 (office), 625-8994
PAN 475 (lab)
jmmans @ physics.umn.edu
Hadron collider physics at the high energy frontier, trigger and data acquisition electronics.
Huaqing Mao
PhD Candidate Research Asst
WALIB 431 (office)
maoxx225 @ umn.edu
Computational Astrophysics, Stellar Evolution
John Marchetti
march006 @ umn.edu Astronomy
Adam Markowicz
Physics Major
marko102 @ umn.edu
marvin3web.jpg Marvin Marshak
Professor
PAN 330 (office), 612-624-1312
PAN 450 (lab)
marshak @ umn.edu
Properties of fundamental interactions, including measurement of neutrino mass, tests of stability of matter (proton decay); high energy cosmic ray physics and astrophysics.
Marshall, Ryan 2012.jpg Ryan Marshall
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 484 (lab), 612-626-8085
PAN 484 (lab)
marshall @ physics.umn.edu
Peter Martin.jpg Peter Martin
Physics Grad Student
NHH 5-290 (lab)
pmartin @ physics.umn.edu
Molecular biophysics of membrane proteins and lipid membranes
NickMast.jpg Nicholas Mast
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 324 (office)
PAN 43 (lab)
mastx027 @ umn.edu
Cosmology, Particle Physics
Konrad Mauersberger
Emeritus Faculty
mauersberger @ comcast.net
Jesse Earl McCaffrey
Research Collaborator
763-535-9023
mccaffrey @ physics.umn.edu
Christopher McDonough
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
mcdo0652 @ umn.edu
Stephen McMillan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
mcmil291 @ umn.edu
Joe Meese
Teaching Assistant
meese022 @ umn.edu
Mehta, Vihang.jpg Vihang Mehta
Researcher
TATEH 201-04 (office)
mehta @ astro.umn.edu
Galaxy Formation, Galaxy Evolution, Galaxy Dynamics
Yao Meng
Physics Grad Student
625-1084
mengx084 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
IMG_3117.JPG Kelly Michel
Student Services Prof
TATEH 130 (office), 612-624-7375
kmichel @ umn.edu
AMSmall.jpg Andrew Miller
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-07 (office)
amiller @ physics.umn.edu
Theoretical Particle Physics
Lucas Miller
Astrophysics Major
mill7190 @ umn.edu
FullSizeRender (4).jpg William Miller
Pln/Eng/Sft Mgr 1 No Entry
NOvA Far Detector Lab (off-campus), 218-374-2400
whmiller @ umn.edu
Aaron Mislivec
Researcher
PAN 332 (office)
misli002 @ umn.edu
EvanMoen.jpg Evan Moen
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-09 (office)
moenx359 @ umn.edu
davidmorse.jpg David Morse
Graduate Faculty (Chem Eng & Mat Sci)
625-0167
morse012 @ umn.edu
Theoretical and computational study of the statistical mechanics of polymer liquids and other soft materials. Block copolymer self-assembly. Dynamics and non-equilibrium response of solutions of semiflexible biopolymers. Surfactant systems. Correlation
Joseph Moscatelli
PAN 420 (office)
mosca024 @ umn.edu
Andrew Mosin
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
mosin005 @ umn.edu
MuellerNewWeb.jpg Jochen Mueller
Professor
PAN 418 (office), 625-4369
PAN 487 (lab)
jochen @ umn.edu
Experimental biophysics, two-photon excitation microscopy, fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy
Michael-Mullen.jpg Michael Mullen
Physics Grad Student
CMRR 1-220 (office)
mulle399 @ umn.edu
NMR, MRI
396.PNG Hajime Muramatsu
Researcher
PAN 351 (office), 624-7861
OMWL 450 (lab)
hmuramat @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
JulieMurphyNewWeb.jpg Julie Murphy
Consultant Analyst Human Resources
TATEH 130-07 (office), 625-6928
jjmurphy @ umn.edu
Human resources.
MegMurray.jpg Meghan Murray
Coordinator (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-21 (office), 624-8367
bieve008 @ umn.edu
trombinoscope_musset.jpg Sophie Musset
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 264 (office), 612-625-4518
TATEH 255 (lab)
smusset @ umn.edu
Flare-related energetic particle acceleration and transport - Instrumentation for solar high energy observations
Natsumi Nagata
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
WBOB 130-2 (office), 612-624-8335
nagat006 @ umn.edu
Yuka Nakato
Physics Major
nakat013 @ umn.edu
Victor Nartovich
Student Tech Support Services
narto006 @ umn.edu
Amy Nastrom Nordlander
Executive Accounts Specialist
PAN 237 (office), 626-8104
nast0002 @ umn.edu
MariaNovarro.JPG Maria Navarro Gastiasoro
Researcher
TATEH 275-06 (office)
mnavarro @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
blabla.jpg Jack Nelson
Teaching Assistant
PAN 324 (office)
nels8013 @ umn.edu
Jacob Nelson
Physics Major
nels9125 @ umn.edu
John Netland
Physics Force
netla001 @ umn.edu
Khai Juin Ng
Physics Major
ng000010 @ umn.edu
13956581424_e001bff125_o.jpg Minh Nguyen
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-001 (office)
nguy1642 @ umn.edu
High energy theory and phenomenology.
Noireaux photo.jpg Vincent Noireaux
Professor
PAN 416 (office), 612-624-6589
PAN 484 (lab), 612-626-8085
noireaux @ umn.edu
Experimental biological physics and synthetic biology. In vitro gene expression, development of quantitative cell-free transcription/translation systems, biophysics of a synthetic cell system.
ChrisTelescopesmall.jpg Christopher Nolting
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 201-02 (office)
nolt0040 @ umn.edu
Numerical Simulation, Radio Galaxies, Dynamics of the Intracluster Medium, Galactic Dark Matter Halos, Exoplanetary Searches
Christopher Norberg
Physics Major
norbe100 @ umn.edu
Donna Norberg
Physics Force
dnorberg @ umn.edu
Connor O'Brien
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Tech Support Services
obrie857 @ umn.edu
Sarah O'Brien
Student Academic Support
obri0433 @ umn.edu
Brian O'Neill
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
626-1841
oneill @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
DRG_3827_KeithOlive_edit2.jpg Keith Olive
Professor (Director, Fine Theoretical Physics Institute and Member, Minnesota Institute for Astrophy
TATEH 275-18 (office), 624-7354
olive @ umn.edu
Cosmology/Particle Physics
JacksonOlsenWeb.jpg Jackson Olsen
Research Assistant
TATEH 301-02 (office)
olsen791 @ umn.edu
GinnyOlson.jpg Virginia (Ginny) Olson
Assistant to the Head for Finance
TATEH 130-09 (office), 612-624-5786
olson025 @ umn.edu
Shane Ong
Student Academic Support
ongxx103 @ umn.edu
RichOrmistonWeb.jpg Rich Ormiston
Research Assistant
PAN 317 (office)
PAN 053 (lab)
ormiston @ umn.edu
ShaunOwensWeb.jpg Shaun Owens
Teaching Assistant
owens421 @ umn.edu
Anthony Pahl
Research Collaborator
pahlx076 @ umn.edu
IMG_20161116_160420.jpg Subramania Athiray Panchapakesan
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 264 (office), 612-625-4518
TATEH 255 (lab)
spanchap @ umn.edu
Solar and Planetary studies in high energies, X-ray instrumentation
AlexandrosPapageorgiouWeb.jpg Alexandros Papageorgiou
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-01 (office)
papag008 @ umn.edu
High Energy Physics, Cosmology
Pawloskiweb.jpg Gregory Pawloski
Associate Professor
PAN 344 (office), 624-7592
pawloski @ physics.umn.edu
Neutrino oscillation, Matter-antimatter asymmetries, Physics beyond the standard model
Damjan Pelc
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 246 (office), 612-625-8309
dpelc @ umn.edu
Peloso Marco Peloso
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 375-12 (office), 624-6525
peloso @ physics.umn.edu
Astroparticle physics, Inflation, Cosmology of extra-dimensions, Physics beyond the Standard Model
_JAS2829.jpg Samuel Penders
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
PAN 464 (lab)
PAN 450 (lab)
pende061 @ physics.umn.edu
High Energy Physics
Pepin Robert Pepin
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
SHEPLAB 421 (office), 624-0819
SHEPLAB 214 (lab), 624-6001
pepin001 @ umn.edu
5476213519_e4370505c2_b.jpg Ilana Percher
Researcher
PAN 227 (office), 301-1153
PAN 20 (lab), 624-9366
percher @ umn.edu
Superconductivity in thin films, Superconductor-Insulator Transition, Sub-Kelvin experiment
BillPeriaWeb.jpg William Peria
Research Assistant
PAN 225 (office)
peria004 @ umn.edu
Magnetization dynamics in epitaxial Heusler films: ultrafast optical and microwave detection
natalia.jpg Natalia Perkins
Associate Professor
TATEH 130-19 (office), 301-6786
nperkins @ umn.edu
Strongly correlated electron systems. Frustrated magnetism. Orbital physics. Competing phases and emergent order in systems with strong spin-orbit coupling.
Kai Petersen
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
pet00547 @ umn.edu
ReesePetersenWeb.jpg Reese Petersen
Teaching Assistant
PAN 432 (office)
pet00831 @ umn.edu
fundamental forces and particles, applied physics, device physics, nuclear reactor technology, condensed matter, materials engineering
ThomasPetersonWeb.jpg Thomas Peterson
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
pete9290 @ umn.edu
IMG_0505.JPG Dan Phan
Research Assistant
phanx266 @ umn.edu
 Physics Computing
6-1139
syssoft @ physics.umn.edu
Aditya Pidaparti
Physics Major
pidap004 @ umn.edu
Jackson Piechowski
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
piech013 @ umn.edu
Aaron Pinski
Physics Force
pinsk003 @ umn.edu
ron1.jpg Ronald Poling
Professor, Head of School of Physics and Astronomy
TATEH 130-11 (office), 624-7870
PAN 354 (office), 624-6950
poling @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Joseph Ponzillo
Physics Major
ponzi003 @ umn.edu
Jack Popa
Student Tech Support Services
popax014 @ umn.edu
Sudhakar Prasad
Visiting Research Professor
prasa132 @ umn.edu
Adam Presler
Physics Major
presl048 @ umn.edu
TannerPrestegard.jpg Tanner Prestegard
Research Collaborator
PAN 317 (office), 626-2789
prestegard @ physics.umn.edu
Gravitational waves, cosmology
PribiagWeb.jpg Vlad Pribiag
Assistant Professor
PAN 214 (office), 612-301-1817
PAN 353 (lab)
vpribiag @ umn.edu
My research focuses on quantum electronic transport in low-dimensional semiconductor systems.
Jett Priewe
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-08 (office)
priewe @ astro.umn.edu
Thomas Procter
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
proct073 @ umn.edu
Prykeweb.jpg Clement Pryke
Associate Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
PAN 318 (office), 624-7578
PAN 382 (lab)
pryke @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology--Cosmic microwave background
Elias Puchner.jpg Elias Puchner
Assistant Professor
PAN 413 (office), 6123012326
PAN 481 (lab)
epuchner @ umn.edu
Cellular and molecular biophysics, cell- and synthetic biology. Single molecule and super-resolution microscopy (PALM/STORM). Single molecule force spectroscopy (AFM). http://puchnerlab.umn.edu
yong-zhong qian.jpg Yong-Zhong Qian
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 375-18 (office), 624-7567
qian @ physics.umn.edu
Nuclear/particle astrophysics and cosmology: neutrino oscillations and their effects in astrophysical environments, supernova explosion and nucleosynthesis, chemical evolution of galaxies
Tianheng Qin
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
qinxx260 @ umn.edu
Congxin Qiu
Physics Grad Student
625-7819
cqiu @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Tao Qu
Research Collaborator
qu @ physics.umn.edu
Qiwen Quan
Physics Major
quanx060 @ umn.edu
Ryan Quinn
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
quinn442 @ umn.edu
Catherine Raach
Research Collaborator
PAN 314 (office), 626-9149
raach @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Sjon Randa
Physics Major
randa316 @ umn.edu
Eran Moore Rea
Teaching Assistant
reaxx026 @ umn.edu
Garett Reichenbach
Student Academic Support
reich471 @ umn.edu
Alexander Reineck
Teaching Assistant
reine315 @ umn.edu
MichaelReveringWeb.jpg Michael Revering
Student Academic Support, Teaching Assistant
rever025 @ umn.edu
1.jpeg Gina Ristani
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
PAN 43 (lab)
rista010 @ umn.edu
Cosmology, particle physics and detection methods, cryogenics.
JacobRitzWeb.jpg Jacob Ritz
Teaching Assistant
ritz0037 @ umn.edu
Griffen Rizzo
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
rizzo035 @ umn.edu
5084121_ROBINSON, ZACHARY L_0217.JPG Zachary Robinson
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-05 (office)
MECHE L122 (lab)
robi0835 @ umn.edu
Charge and energy transport in nanocrystal films: metal-insulator transition and optical properties
Rocco, Dominic.jpg Dominick Rocco
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
rocco @ physics.umn.edu
Neutrino oscillations, machine learning, deep neural networks
NoahRogersweb.jpg Noah Rogers
Teaching Assistant
roge0291 @ umn.edu
Nathaniel Rowe
Physics Major
rowex184 @ umn.edu
serge-rudaz.jpg Serge Rudaz
Professor
TATEH 375-20 (office), 624-5022
rudaz @ physics.umn.edu
Unified theories of elementary particle interactions and their phenomenology, applications to cosmology and astroparticle physics;
LR17.jpg Lawrence Rudnick
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 275-02 (office), 624-3396
larry @ umn.edu
Interactions of astrophysical relativistic and thermal plasmas in clusters of galaxies. Formation of cosmic large-scale structure and magnetic fields. Studied through radio, X-ray and optical observations, and citizen science projects.
Marcos Ruiz
Astrophysics Major
ruizx070 @ umn.edu
RogerRusack.jpg Roger Rusack
Professor
PAN 430 (office), 624-2322
rusack @ physics.umn.edu
I carry out accelerator based experiments to understand the fundamental forces in Nature.
20170612_092527.jpg Mark Rustad
Physics Grad Student
PAN 417 (office)
NHH 5-290 (lab)
rustad @ physics.umn.edu
Calcium transport in heart cells; Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR); Molecular Dynamics (MD) Simulations
Henry Ryan
Physics Force
ryanx064 @ umn.edu
2014_05_29_IMG_4677.jpg Kanika Sachdev
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
ksachdev @ physics.umn.edu
Experimental Neutrino Physics
AmartyaiyotiSahaWeb.jpg Amartyajyoti Saha
Physics Grad Student
WMSONH 130 (office)
sahax031 @ umn.edu
Subhodip Saha
Teaching Assistant
saha0073 @ umn.edu
Protyush Sahu
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
sahux026 @ umn.edu
Spintronics, Magnetism
MichaelSammon.jpg Michael Sammon
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-05 (office)
sammo017 @ umn.edu
Putheawin Samphea
Physics Major
samph002 @ umn.edu
Emmanuel Sanchez
Physics Major
sanch330 @ umn.edu
RohithSaradhyWeb.jpg Rohith Saradhy
Teaching Assistant
sarad005 @ umn.edu
Nolan Savage
Physics Major
savag161 @ umn.edu
imagedb.jpg Yahor Savich
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office)
savich @ physics.umn.edu
Theoretical condensed matter physics
Photo on 2011-02-23 at 13.44.jpg M. Claudia Scarlata
Associate Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics) Dir. of Graduate Studies
TATEH 285-08 (office), 626-1811
scarlata @ astro.umn.edu
Galaxy formation and evolution: massive galaxies, evolution of galaxy structure. Lyα line as a cosmological tool: escape of Lyα photons, large-scale structure, Lyα blobs. Reionization: Lyman continuum escape fraction, IR background fluctuations
Jonah Schiestle
Physics Major
schie291 @ umn.edu
CodySchimmingweb.jpg Cody Schimming
Teaching Assistant
schim111 @ umn.edu
Austin Schleusner
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
schle539 @ umn.edu
Alexander Schmies
Physics Major
schm3711 @ umn.edu
Samantha Schmitt
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
schm4203 @ umn.edu
professionalPhoto.jpg Neil Schroeder
Teaching Assistant
PAN 432 (office), 612-624-7861
schr1077 @ umn.edu
Modelling radiation damage in lead-tungstate crystals, Applications of Machine Learning in Physics
schubring2014.jpg Daniel Schubring
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-01 (office)
schub071 @ umn.edu
Theoretical physics, particles and fields
MyPic.jpg Michael Schuett
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 232 (office), 301-1154
mschuett @ umn.edu
Non-equilibrium properties and transport in critical, interacting and disordered many-body systems. Novel properties exhibited in materials when exposed to a rapidly changing environment.
JacobSchulzeWeb.jpg Jacob Schulze
Teaching Assistant
schu3788 @ umn.edu
Richard Schwarz
Associate Consultant
625-9323
schwarz @ physics.umn.edu
Education
robert_schwarz.jpg Robert Schwarz
Researcher
rschwarz @ physics.umn.edu Astrophysics and Cosmology
Sebesta,Kevin2.jpg Kevin Sebesta
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-08 (office)
sebesta @ physics.umn.edu
tas.jpg Tigran Sedrakyan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 225 (office), 612-301-1964
tigrans @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Daniel-Shaffer.jpg Daniel Shaffer
Physics Grad Student
shaff159 @ umn.edu
karlen.jpg Karlen Shahinyan
Researcher
PAN 320 (office), 624-7043
shahin @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy
AlanShapiro.jpg Alan Shapiro
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 130-31 (office), 624-5770
ashapiro @ physics.umn.edu
Christopher Sheehy
Research Specialist
625-1802
csheehy @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
QianyiShengWeb.jpg Qianyi Sheng
Teaching Assistant
sheng084 @ umn.edu
Chao-Hsiang Sheu
Teaching Assistant
sheu0007 @ umn.edu
Jason Shevik
Physics Major
shevi004 @ umn.edu
Ya-Msk.jpg Mikhail Shifman
Professor (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-08 (office), 626-0723
shifman @ physics.umn.edu
Gauge field theories at strong coupling and supersymmetric field theories in various dimensions; supersymmetric solitons and solitons at the interface of high energy physics and condensed matter.
DRG_3845_BorisShklovskii_web.jpg Boris Shklovskii
Professor (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-10 (office), 625-0771
shklovsk @ physics.umn.edu
Theory of transport and electron-electron correlations in disordered systems, quantum Hall effect, hopping conduction, metal-nonmetal transition and transport in nano-crystal films.
Andre Sieverding
Post-Doctoral Associate
asieverd @ umn.edu
Vanuildo Silva de Carvalho
Researcher 5
vsilvade @ umn.edu
DerekSincavageWeb.jpg Derek Sincavage
Teaching Assistant
sinca001 @ umn.edu
Susmita Singh
Teaching Assistant
singh893 @ umn.edu
EVAN.COS.jpg Evan Skillman
Professor/Director (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-16 (office), 624-9523
skillman @ astro.umn.edu
Extragalactic Observational Astronomy; Specializing in: Chemical Evolution of Galaxies, Structure and Evolution of Dwarf Galaxies, H II Region Abundances, Star Formation, Big Bang Nucleosynthesis, Cluster Galaxies
0050-2 (3).jpg Elizabeth Smith
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 420 (office), 612-301-9543
PAN 481 (lab)
smit4524 @ umn.edu
Super-resolution microscopy, Single molecule fluorescence.
Yan Song
Researcher 7
TATEH 285-05 (office), 612-624-4053
yan @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Pamela Sooriyan
Physics Grad Student
soor0002 @ umn.edu
Ethan Spaid
Physics Major
spaid010 @ umn.edu
Richard Spieker
Teaching Assistant
spiek022 @ umn.edu
RobertS.jpg Robert Sponsel
Teaching Assistant
PAN 221 (office)
spons009 @ umn.edu
Timothy St Claire
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
stcla036 @ umn.edu
Edward Starr
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
starr195 @ umn.edu
RagnarStefansson.jpg Ragnar Stefansson
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 481 (lab)
stefa134 @ umn.edu
Angela Stehr
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
TATEH 375-11 (office), 301-8303
stehr002 @ umn.edu
MetteMarie Stewart
Finance Professional
TATEH 130-06 (office), 626-6509
stewa107 @ umn.edu
PeterStoecklWeb.jpg Peter  Stoeckl
Teaching Assistant
stoec034 @ umn.edu
LisStolikValorWeb.jpg Lis Stolik Valor
Teaching Assistant
stoli005 @ umn.edu
2017-NOvA-collaboration-photo-strait.jpg Matthew Strait
Researcher
PAN 332 (office), 612-624-0511
Fermilab WH12 (lab), 630-840-4031
straitm @ umn.edu
Neutrino oscillations. Neutrinoless double beta decay. Supernovae.
Allan Straub
Physics Grad Student
WMSONH 130F (office), 612-624-4364
straub @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Pihlaja.jpg Miranda Pihlaja Straub
Teaching Specialist
624-9323
pihlaja @ physics.umn.edu
Physics Education Research and LIGO - Laser Interferometer Gravitational wave Observatory
me.jpg Andrea Stronghart
Admin Associate 2 Supervisor
TATEH 285-22 (office), 612-624-7053
astrong @ umn.edu
Stuewer.jpg Roger H. Stuewer
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 130-31 (office), 624-5770
rstuewer @ physics.umn.edu
History of Science
sullivanchad.png Chad Sullivan
LINDH 414 (office), 612-626-4723
sull0153 @ umn.edu
Colleen Sullivan
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
sull0422 @ umn.edu
IMG_0607.PNG Tanzid Sultan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-02 (office)
sulta055 @ umn.edu
Arunn Suntharalingam
Astrophysics Major
sunth007 @ umn.edu
Praharsh Suryadevara
Teaching Assistant
surya031 @ umn.edu
Chiou Yang Tan
Teaching Assistant
tanxx634 @ umn.edu
Yau-Chien Tang
Emeritus Faculty
tang @ physics.umn.edu
Hamlet Tanyavong
Physics Major
tanya004 @ umn.edu
Matthew Tate
Physics Major
tatex128 @ umn.edu
Yuya Teshima
Physics Major
teshi004 @ umn.edu
Thomas, David.jpeg David Thomas
Graduate Faculty (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics)
ddt @ umn.eduSpectroscopic probes of protein structural dynamics, with emphasis on muscle. New spectroscopic techniques: saturation transfer electron paramagnetic resonance, diffusion-enhanced luminescence energy transfer, synthetic methods in spectroscopic labeling.
Sheng Tian
Researcher
TATEH 285-09 (office)
tianx138 @ umn.edu
jt.jpg Juan Tigre Lazo
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-08 (office)
tigre001 @ umn.edu
Dmitrii Torbunov
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 332 (office)
torbu001 @ umn.edu
TothGreatWall.jpg Derrick Toth
Research Collaborator
toth @ physics.umn.edu Particle Physics
Hoa Tran
Finance Professional, Supervisor
PAN 321 (office), 612-624-7886
tranx054 @ umn.edu
KanTingTsaiWeb.jpg Kan-Ting Tsai
Physics Grad Student
tsai0082 @ umn.edu
Alex Turbiner
turbiner @ physics.umn.edu
tyler.jpg Evan Tyler
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 201-15 (office)
nucko006 @ umn.edu
Reconnection in the magnetotail, electron injection events, whistler waves. Physics and Astronomy education and outreach. The experiences of marginalized people in STEM, especially transgender people.
Jos Uffink
jbuffink @ umn.edu
Benjamin Vaaler
Physics Major
vaale020 @ umn.edu
IMG_0416web.jpg Arkady Vainshtein
Emeritus Faculty (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-17 (office), 626-0814
vainshte @ umn.edu
Theory of fundamental interactions: gauge theories, supersymmetry. Operator product expansion and its applications.
Alexis Valencia
Physics Major
valen301 @ umn.edu
DSC_0245crop.jpg Oriol T. Valls
Professor
TATEH 130-25 (office), 624-0516
otvalls @ umn.edu
Superconducting and Magnetic Proximity Effects in F/S nanostructures; Exotic forms of superconductivity; Charge and Spin Transport in F/S nanostructures; Superfluid Hydrodynamics; Dynamics of quantum Crystals.
Juan Velasco
Teaching Assistant
velas102 @ umn.edu
Sarunas Verner
Teaching Assistant
nedzi002 @ umn.edu
Thais Victa Trevisan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
TATEH 275-07 (office)
tvictatr @ umn.edu
Victora, Randall H.jpeg Randall H Victora
Graduate Faculty (Electrical Engineering)
KHKH 6-157 (office), 625-1825
victo004 @ umn.edu
The theoretical study of magnetism and magnetics, particularly for application to magnetic recording and other magnetic devices. This work includes micromagnetic simulation, calculation of electronic structure, and analytic theory.
physics_photo.jpg Juliana Vievering
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-15 (office)
TATEH 255 (lab)
vieverin @ physics.umn.edu
Dominic Villanueva
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
villa213 @ umn.edu
VinalsWeb.jpg Jorge Vinals
Professor / Director of Graduate Studies
TATEH Room 130-17 (office), 624-9074
vinals @ umn.edu
Nonlinear dynamics, pattern formation, and chaos in systems driven outside of thermodynamic equilibrium. Topological defect motion in soft matter, including transport.
Screenshot.png Andrew Vold
Physics Grad Student
PAN 332 (office), 612-624-7861
voldx034 @ umn.edu
Experimental High Energy Physics
IMG_0487web.jpg Mikhail Voloshin
Professor (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-14 (office), 625-0798
voloshin @ physics.umn.edu
Properties of elementary particles. Gauge theories of strong, weak, and electromagnetic interactions. Non-perturbative dynamics of quantum fields.
Taiyee Vue
Physics Major
vuexx436 @ umn.edu
JakeWaddington.jpg Cecil J. Waddington
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
PAN 242 (office), 624-2566
wadd @ physics.umn.edu
Cosmic Ray physics
Mohammad Abrar Wadud
Research Assistant
wadud @ physics.umn.edu
Andrea Walker
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
walk0798 @ umn.edu
Levi Walls
Teaching Specialist
walls032 @ umn.edu
Neal Walsh
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
walsh631 @ umn.edu
TomWalsh.jpg Thomas Walsh
Professor
TATEH 375-22 (office), 624-1371
tfw @ physics.umn.edu
Phenomenology of Quantum Chromodynamics and the Standard Model; Lattice Gauge Theory; Astroparticle Physics; Energy Sources in 2100
IMG_0305.JPG Dehua Wang
Physics Grad Student
dwang @ physics.umn.edu
HentengWangWeb.jpg Hanteng Wang
Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant
TATEH 201-05 (office)
wang6243 @ umn.edu
Wang, Jianping.jpeg Jianping Wang
Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
KHKH 6-153 (office), 625-9509
jpwang @ umn.edu
My primary research interests include Nanomagnetism and Quantum Spintronics with a focus on searching, fundamentally understanding and fabricating novel magnetic materials and quantum spintronic devices. Some of research programs in my group are listed as
Kai Wang
Physics Major
wang5391 @ umn.edu
KeWangWeb.jpg Ke Wang
Assistant Professor
PAN 228 (office), 612-301-2434
PAN 376 (lab)
kewang @ umn.edu
Novel quantum physics in gate-defined nanostructures on 2D Van der Waals materials
Yuting Wang
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-05 (office)
ywang @ physics.umn.edu
Marshall Ward
Physics Major
wardx552 @ umn.edu
Erik Wasleske
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
wasle011 @ umn.edu
Watts,Justin1.jpg Justin Watts
Physics Grad Student
AMUNDH 40 (office), 612-625-1018
watts @ physics.umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Sophie Wegner
Physics Major
wegne139 @ umn.edu
Daniel Weisz
Research Collaborator
626-1819
dweisz @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
ThomasWelleWeb.jpg Thomas Welle
Research Assistant
TATEH 301-1 (office)
welle203 @ umn.edu
Screen Shot 2015-09-09 at 10.43.12 PM.png Qi Wen
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 314 (office)
wenxx181 @ umn.edu
Cosmology
Christina Wentz
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
wentz105 @ umn.edu
wentzcovitch.jpg Renata Wentzcovitch
Graduate Faculty (Chem Eng & Mat Sci)
wentzcov @ cems.umn.eduTheory of materials at high pressures and temperatures, planetary materials, and spintronic materials
AaronWestWeb.jpg Aaron West
Teaching Assistant
west0927 @ umn.edu
Sarah Weyrauch
Physics Major
weyra016 @ umn.edu
Jarod White
Physics Major
whit1919 @ umn.edu
Wick-web.jpg Kurt Wick
Senior Scientist
TATEH S65 (office), 624-2831
wick @ umn.edu
Thomas Wieber
Researcher
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
218-374-2400 x2008 (off-campus)
trwieber @ umn.edu
41690919334_ef39233fb8_z.jpg Harison Wiesman
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 301-08 (office)
TATEH 350 (lab)
wiesm010 @ umn.edu
Geophysics - Rock & Mineral Physics, Planetary Sciences
Richard Wildberger
Assistant Scientist
NOvA Module Lab (off-campus)
wildb001 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Screen shot 2012-06-27 at 6.41.44 PM.png Kyle Willett
Research Collaborator
PAN 355 (office), 612-626-0405
willett @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Liliya Williams Web Profile Picture.jpg Liliya L.R. Williams
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-10 (office), 624-1084
llrw @ umn.edu
Cosmology; properties of dark matter halos; gravitational lensing
Zachary Williams
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Tech Support Services
will5092 @ umn.edu
Willmert, Justin 2012.jpg Justin Willmert
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 320 (office), 612-301-1467
PAN 382 (lab), 612-625-1802
willmert @ physics.umn.edu
algorithms, bicep3, cmb, computational physics, cosmology, keck array, polarization
Steven Winship
Physics Major
winsh011 @ umn.edu
Matthew Winter
Astrophysics Major
winte587 @ umn.edu
Denis Wittor
stuf317 @ hs.uni-hamburg.de
Avery Wold
Student Academic Support
woldx231 @ umn.edu
phys2015.png Charles E. Woodward
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics); Coordinator LBTO
TATEH 285-06 (office), 624-0254
TATEH 265/270 (lab), 626-2067
woodw024 @ umn.edu
Solar system comets; classical novae and CVs; evolved stellar populations, National/International Space and Research Policy
Paul Woodward
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics); Director, LCSE
WALIB 428 (office), 625-8049
paul @ lcse.umn.edu
Astronomy
Thomas Woosley
Physics Major
woosl005 @ umn.edu
Darryl Wright
Researcher
TATEH 301-15 (office)
wrightd @ umn.edu
Wu.jpg Chengjian Wu
Research Collaborator
wuxxx528 @ umn.edu
WechatIMG2.jpeg Yiming Wu
Teaching Assistant
wuxx1693 @ umn.edu
Wygantweb.jpg John Wygant
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
626-8921
wygan001 @ umn.edu
Experimental Space Plasma Physics: Shock waves; aurora; magnetic field reconnection; mechanisms for relativistic particle acceleration.
whoami.jpg Aaron Wynveen
Teaching Associate Professor
PAN 421 (office), 612-625-9072
wynveen @ umn.edu
Condensed matter, soft matter, and biophysical theory and computation.
Xiaohuan Xia
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
xiaxx298 @ umn.edu
Liangtai Xing
Teaching Assistant
xing0027 @ umn.edu
my photo.jpg Ruiqi Xing
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-03 (office)
ruiqixing @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed matter theory, such as superconductivity, strongly correlated electrons.
BoXiong.jpg Bo Xiong
Teaching Assistant
xion1301 @ umn.edu
IMG_0102.PNG Zewei Xiong
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 301-01 (office)
xion1278 @ umn.edu
Neutrino oscillations. Nuclear astrophysics and nucleosynthesis. Core-collapse supernova and binary system merger.
profile.JPG Boyi Yang
Physics Grad Student
PAN 234 (office), 612-301-1155
yang @ physics.umn.edu
Ionic Liquid Doping of High Tc Cuprates
YangYangWeb.jpg Yang Yang
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-09 (office)
yang5990 @ umn.edu
Yuhao Yang
Physics Major
yang5123 @ umn.edu
IMG_1240 (3).jpeg Zedong Yang
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 217 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
yang4302 @ umn.edu
ZiyanYangWeb.jpg Ziyan Yang
Teaching Assistant
PAN 51 (office)
yang5991 @ umn.edu
Cosmology
profile.jpg Mengxing Ye
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-03 (office)
yexxx396 @ umn.edu
I am interested in condensed matter theory, particularly, strongly correlated systems and topological phases.
Hsiu-ChungYehWeb.jpg Hsiu-Chung Yeh
Research Assistant
TATEH 30104 (office)
yehxx129 @ umn.edu
XuheYing.jpg Xuzhe Ying
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 201-05 (office)
yingx052 @ umn.edu
Condensed matter theory
Karl_Young(1).JPG Karl Young
Astrophysics Grad Student
PAN 314 (office), 626-9149
kyoung @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomical instrumentation, CMB observations, mm-wave optics, mm-wave detectors, anti-reflection coatings
yu,biqiong2.jpg Biqiong Yu
Physics Grad Student
PAN 252 (office)
yuxx0292 @ umn.edu
Han Yu
Teaching Assistant
yu000068 @ umn.edu
Alexei Yung
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
TATEH 275-05 (office), 624-8335
ayung @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Calvin Zachman
zachm025 @ umn.edu
Dayu Zhai
Teaching Assistant
zhai0019 @ umn.edu
Hao Zhang
Teaching Assistant
zhan6302 @ umn.edu
XiZhangWeb.jpg Xi Zhang
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-09 (office)
zhan5856 @ umn.edu
Yixian Zhang
Teaching Assistant
zhan6327 @ umn.edu
Xudong Zhao
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
624-9015
zhao @ physics.umn.edu
profile.jpeg Kyle Zilic
Research Collaborator
zilic @ physics.umn.eduAstrophysics, cosmology, CMB polarization
WilliamZimmerman.jpg William Zimmermann
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-4387
TATEH B30-02 (lab), 301-8546
zimme004 @ umn.edu
Experimental study of superfluidity in liquid 4He and 3He/4He mixtures.
Sean Zipse
Student Academic Support
zipse006 @ umn.edu
Zirnstein.jpg Jan Zirnstein
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
zirnstein @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
MichaelZudov.jpg Michael Zudov
Professor
PAN 224 (office), 626-0364
PAN 42 (lab), 624-2076
zudov001 @ umn.edu
Quantum transport in two-dimensional systems