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 DescNameContact InfoAreas of Interest
Yan Song
Researcher 7
TATEH 285-009 (office), 612-624-4053
yan @ fields.space.umn.edu
Space Physics
Yan Chen
Researcher
626-8684
chen @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics
Xinxin Cai
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 227 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
cai00032 @ umn.edu
IMG_20161116_160420.jpg Subramania Athiray Panchapakesan
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 264 (office)
TATEH 255 (lab)
spanchap @ umn.edu
Solar and Planetary studies in high energies, X-ray instrumentation
Steve Monson-1 9-12-14.jpg Steven J. Monson
Researcher 5
TATEH 250 (office), 624-5591
TATEH 250 (lab)
monson @ waves.space.umn.edu
Space Physics
trombinoscope_musset.jpg Sophie Musset
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 264 (office)
smusset @ umn.edu
Flare-related energetic particle acceleration and transport - Instrumentation for solar high energy observations
Shervin Nourbakhsh
Researcher
CERN (office)
snourbak @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
ScottThaller.jpg Scott Thaller
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
thaller @ physics.umn.edu
Space Physics
robert_schwarz.jpg Robert Schwarz
Researcher
rschwarz @ physics.umn.edu Astrophysics and Cosmology
Rajdeep Chatterjee
Researcher
PAN 423 (office)
rchatter @ umn.edu
faceShot.JPG Nathaniel Pearson
Research Project Specialist
PAN 450 (lab)
pears070 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Morten Christensen
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-22 (office)
mchrist @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
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.
mf_portrait.jpg Matthew Fritts
Researcher
PAN 323 (office), 624-4806
PAN 43 (lab), 624-6046
fritts @ physics.umn.edu
astroparticle physics, cosmology, cryogenics
2017-NOvA-collaboration-photo-strait.jpg Matthew Strait
Researcher
PAN 332 (office), 612-624-0511
Fermilab WH12 (lab), 630-840-4031
strait @ physics.umn.edu
Neutrino oscillations. Neutrinoless double beta decay. Supernovae.
Maria Navarro Gastiasoro
Researcher
TATEH 130-22 (office)
mnavarro @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Kunio Kaneta
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
kkaneta @ umn.edu
Kevin Booth
Research Professional
TATEH S65 (office), 612-624-2831
booth135 @ umn.edu
Keith Goetz
Research Director
TATEH 256 (office), 624-3520
TATEH 250 (lab)
goetz @ umn.edu
Space Physics
John Phillips
Researcher
TATEH 275-04 (office)
phillij @ umn.edu
DombeckWeb.jpg John Dombeck
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
dombe005 @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Jacob Freyermuth
Research Professional
freye007 @ umn.edu
MyPhoto1.jpg Ioannis Rousochatzakis
Researcher
TATEH 130-20 (office)
rousocha @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Hugh Dickinson
Researcher
TATEH 275-04 (office), 612-301-2321
hdickins @ umn.edu
396.PNG Hajime Muramatsu
Researcher
PAN 351 (office), 624-7861
OMWL 450 (lab)
hmuramat @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Yu, Guichuan.jpg Guichuan Yu
Researcher
PAN 246 (office), 624-9015
yu @ physics.umn.edu
X-ray and neutron scattering studies of the high-Tc superconductors. Crystal growth and characterization. Torque magnetometry.
Francois Aubin
PAN 313 (office)
faubin @ umn.edu
Cosmology
Evan Meeker
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Researcher
meeke019 @ umn.edu
Erich Frahm
Senior Engineer
PAN 423 (office), 612-301-2339
frahm @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
0050-2 (3).jpg Elizabeth Smith
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 420 (office), 612-301-9543
PAN 481 (lab)
esmith @ physics.umn.edu
Super-resolution microscopy, Single molecule fluorescence.
Edwin Ireson
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
eireson @ umn.edu
David Garenne
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 484 (office), 612 626 8085
david.garenne @ hotmail.fr
Darryl Wright
Researcher
TATEH 301-15 (office)
wrightd @ umn.edu
PanelPrototype-small.jpg Daniel Jessen Ambrose
Researcher
PAN 350 (office), 6126247861
PAN 424, 450 (lab)
ambr0028 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Damjan Pelc
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 246 (office), 612-625-8309
dpelc @ umn.edu
plumberg.1.JPG Christopher Plumberg
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH Rm 375-21 (office)
cplumber @ umn.edu
Relativistic heavy-ion collisions, finite-temperature field theory, Hanbury-Brown–Twiss interferometry
colpitts head.jpg Chris Colpitts
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
chris @ physics.umn.edu
Space plasma physics, wave-particle interactions
Chien-Hung Lin
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-22 (office)
lin00106 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
IntoyWeb.jpg Ben Frederick Intoy
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-20 (office)
bmintoy @ umn.edu
Non-equlibrium physics, Complex systems, evolutionary game theory.
AviKleinPrint.jpg Avraham Klein
Researcher
TATEH 275-08 (office)
ayklein @ umn.edu
Dynamics of strongly correlated systems, classical and quantum hydrodynamics, quantum statistics in disordered systems
anv2.jpg Anthony Villano
Researcher
PAN 323 (office), 624-4806
villaa @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology, Particle Physics
Screen Shot 2017-04-28 at 8.24.03 PM.png Andrew Matas
Researcher
PAN 323 (office)
amatas @ umn.edu
Gravitational Waves, Stochastic Background, Detector Characterization, Tests of General Relativity
photo_small.png Alexander Engel
Researcher
TATEH 285-05 (office)
engel692 @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Aaron Mislivec
Researcher
PAN 332 (office)
misli002 @ umn.edu
Headshot_AaronBreneman.jpg Aaron Breneman
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 625-4518
awbrenem @ gmail.com
Space Physics