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Name DescContact InfoAreas of Interest
MichaelZudov.jpg Michael Zudov
Professor
PAN 224 (office), 626-0364
PAN 42 (lab), 624-2076
zudov001 @ umn.edu
Quantum transport in two-dimensional systems
Zirnstein.jpg Jan Zirnstein
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
zirnstein @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Sean Zipse
Student Academic Support
zipse006 @ umn.edu
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.
profile.jpeg Kyle Zilic
Research Collaborator
zilic @ physics.umn.eduAstrophysics, cosmology, CMB polarization
Xudong Zhao
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
624-9015
zhao @ physics.umn.edu
Yixian Zhang
Teaching Assistant
zhan6327 @ umn.edu
XiZhangWeb.jpg Xi Zhang
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-09 (office)
zhan5856 @ umn.edu
Hao Zhang
Teaching Assistant
zhan6302 @ umn.edu
Dayu-Zhai.jpg Dayu Zhai
Teaching Assistant
zhai0019 @ umn.edu
Calvin Zachman
zachm025 @ umn.edu
Alexei Yung
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
TATEH 275-05 (office), 624-8335
ayung @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Han Yu
Teaching Assistant
yu000068 @ umn.edu
yu,biqiong2.jpg Biqiong Yu
Physics Grad Student
PAN 252 (office)
yuxx0292 @ umn.edu
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
XuheYing.jpg Xuzhe Ying
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 201-05 (office)
yingx052 @ umn.edu
Condensed matter theory
Hsiu-ChungYehWeb.jpg Hsiu-Chung Yeh
Research Assistant
TATEH 30104 (office)
yehxx129 @ umn.edu
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.
ZiyanYangWeb.jpg Ziyan Yang
Teaching Assistant
PAN 51 (office)
yang5991 @ umn.edu
Cosmology
IMG_1240 (3).jpeg Zedong Yang
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 217 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
yang4302 @ umn.edu
Yuhao Yang
Physics Major
yang5123 @ umn.edu
YangYangWeb.jpg Yang Yang
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-09 (office)
yang5990 @ umn.edu
profile.JPG Boyi Yang
Physics Grad Student
PAN 234 (office), 612-301-1155
yang @ physics.umn.edu
Ionic Liquid Doping of High Tc Cuprates
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.
BoXiong.jpg Bo Xiong
Teaching Assistant
xion1301 @ 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.
Liangtai-Xing.jpg Liangtai Xing
Teaching Assistant
xing0027 @ umn.edu
Xiaohuan Xia
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
xiaxx298 @ umn.edu
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.
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.
WechatIMG2.jpeg Yiming Wu
Teaching Assistant
wuxx1693 @ umn.edu
Wu.jpg Chengjian Wu
Research Collaborator
wuxxx528 @ umn.edu
Darryl Wright
Researcher
TATEH 301-15 (office)
wrightd @ umn.edu
Thomas Woosley
Physics Major
woosl005 @ umn.edu
Paul Woodward
Professor (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics); Director, LCSE
WALIB 428 (office), 625-8049
paul @ lcse.umn.edu
Astronomy
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
Avery Wold
Student Academic Support
woldx231 @ umn.edu
Denis Wittor
stuf317 @ hs.uni-hamburg.de
Steven Winship
Physics Major
winsh011 @ 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
Zachary Williams
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Tech Support Services
will5092 @ umn.edu
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
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
Richard Wildberger
Assistant Scientist
PAN 450 (lab)
wildb001 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
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
Thomas Wieber
Researcher
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
218-374-2400 x2008 (off-campus)
trwieber @ umn.edu
Wick-web.jpg Kurt Wick
Senior Scientist
TATEH S65 (office), 624-2831
wick @ umn.edu
Jarod White
Physics Major
whit1919 @ umn.edu
Sarah Weyrauch
Physics Major
weyra016 @ umn.edu
AaronWestWeb.jpg Aaron West
Teaching Assistant
west0927 @ 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
Christina Wentz
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
wentz105 @ 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
ThomasWelleWeb.jpg Thomas Welle
Research Assistant
TATEH 301-1 (office)
welle203 @ umn.edu
Daniel Weisz
Research Collaborator
626-1819
dweisz @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Sophie Wegner
Physics Major
wegne139 @ umn.edu
Watts,Justin1.jpg Justin Watts
Physics Grad Student
AMUNDH 40 (office), 612-625-1018
watts @ physics.umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Erik Wasleske
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
wasle011 @ umn.edu
Marshall Ward
Physics Major
wardx552 @ umn.edu
Yuting Wang
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-05 (office)
ywang @ physics.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
Kai Wang
Physics Major
wang5391 @ 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
HentengWangWeb.jpg Hanteng Wang
Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant
TATEH 201-05 (office)
wang6243 @ umn.edu
IMG_0305.JPG Dehua Wang
Physics Grad Student
dwang @ physics.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
Neal Walsh
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
walsh631 @ umn.edu
Levi Walls
Teaching Specialist
walls032 @ umn.edu
Andrea Walker
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
walk0798 @ umn.edu
Mohammad Abrar Wadud
Research Assistant
wadud @ physics.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
Taiyee Vue
Physics Major
vuexx436 @ umn.edu
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.
Screenshot.png Andrew Vold
Physics Grad Student
PAN 332 (office), 612-624-7861
voldx034 @ umn.edu
Experimental High Energy Physics
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.
Dominic Villanueva
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
villa213 @ umn.edu
physics_photo.jpg Juliana Vievering
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-15 (office)
TATEH 255 (lab)
vieverin @ physics.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.
Thais Victa Trevisan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
TATEH 275-07 (office)
tvictatr @ umn.edu
Sarunas Verner
Teaching Assistant
nedzi002 @ umn.edu
Juan-Velasco.jpg Juan Velasco
Teaching Assistant
velas102 @ 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.
Alexis Valencia
Physics Major
valen301 @ 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.
Benjamin Vaaler
Physics Major
vaale020 @ umn.edu
Jos Uffink
jbuffink @ 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.
Alan Turnbull
Physics Major
turnb094 @ umn.edu
Alex Turbiner
turbiner @ physics.umn.edu
KanTingTsaiWeb.jpg Kan-Ting Tsai
Physics Grad Student
tsai0082 @ umn.edu
Hoa Tran
Finance Professional, Supervisor
PAN 321 (office), 612-624-7886
tranx054 @ umn.edu
TothGreatWall.jpg Derrick Toth
Research Collaborator
toth @ physics.umn.edu Particle Physics
Dmitrii Torbunov
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 332 (office)
torbu001 @ umn.edu
jt.jpg Juan Tigre Lazo
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-08 (office)
tigre001 @ umn.edu
Sheng Tian
Researcher
TATEH 285-09 (office)
tianx138 @ 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.
Yuya Teshima
Physics Major
teshi004 @ umn.edu
Matthew Tate
Physics Major
tatex128 @ umn.edu
Hamlet Tanyavong
Physics Major
tanya004 @ umn.edu
Yau-Chien Tang
Emeritus Faculty
tang @ physics.umn.edu
Chiou-Yang-Tan.jpg Chiou Yang Tan
Teaching Assistant
tanxx634 @ umn.edu
Praharsh-Suryadevara.jpg Praharsh Suryadevara
Teaching Assistant
surya031 @ umn.edu
Arunn Suntharalingam
Astrophysics Major
sunth007 @ umn.edu
IMG_0607.PNG Tanzid Sultan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-02 (office)
sulta055 @ umn.edu
Colleen Sullivan
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
sull0422 @ umn.edu
sullivanchad.png Chad Sullivan
LINDH 414 (office), 612-626-4723
sull0153 @ umn.edu
Stuewer.jpg Roger H. Stuewer
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 130-31 (office), 624-5770
rstuewer @ physics.umn.edu
History of Science
me.jpg Andrea Stronghart
Admin Associate 2 Supervisor
TATEH 285-22 (office), 612-624-7053
astrong @ umn.edu
Pihlaja.jpg Miranda Pihlaja Straub
Teaching Specialist
624-9323
pihlaja @ physics.umn.edu
Physics Education Research and LIGO - Laser Interferometer Gravitational wave Observatory
Allan Straub
Physics Grad Student
WMSONH 130F (office), 612-624-4364
straub @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
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.
LisStolikValorWeb.jpg Lis Stolik Valor
Teaching Assistant
stoli005 @ umn.edu
PeterStoecklWeb.jpg Peter  Stoeckl
Teaching Assistant
stoec034 @ umn.edu
MetteMarie Stewart
Finance Professional
TATEH 130-06 (office), 626-6509
stewa107 @ umn.edu
Angela Stehr
Program/Project Specialist
TATEH 285 (office), 624-4811
stehr002 @ umn.edu
RagnarStefansson.jpg Ragnar Stefansson
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 481 (lab)
stefa134 @ umn.edu
Edward Starr
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
starr195 @ umn.edu
Timothy St Claire
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
stcla036 @ umn.edu
RobertS.jpg Robert Sponsel
Teaching Assistant
PAN 221 (office)
spons009 @ umn.edu
Richard-Spieker.jpg Richard Spieker
Teaching Assistant
spiek022 @ umn.edu
Maxwell Sparks
Physics Major
spark164 @ umn.edu
Ethan Spaid
Physics Major
spaid010 @ umn.edu
Pamela Sooriyan
Physics Grad Student
soor0002 @ umn.edu
Yan Song
Researcher 7
TATEH 285-05 (office), 612-624-4053
yan @ umn.edu
Space Physics
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.
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
Susmita-Singh.jpg Susmita Singh
Teaching Assistant
singh893 @ umn.edu
DerekSincavageWeb.jpg Derek Sincavage
Teaching Assistant
sinca001 @ umn.edu
Vanuildo Silva de Carvalho
Researcher 5
vsilvade @ umn.edu
Andre Sieverding
Post-Doctoral Associate
asieverd @ umn.edu
Boris_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.
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.
Jason Shevik
Physics Major
shevi004 @ umn.edu
Chao-Hsiang-Sheu.jpg Chao-Hsiang Sheu
Teaching Assistant
sheu0007 @ umn.edu
QianyiShengWeb.jpg Qianyi Sheng
Teaching Assistant
sheng084 @ umn.edu
Christopher Sheehy
Research Specialist
625-1802
csheehy @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
AlanShapiro.jpg Alan Shapiro
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 130-31 (office), 624-5770
ashapiro @ physics.umn.edu
karlen.jpg Karlen Shahinyan
Research Collaborator
PAN 320 (office), 624-7043
shahin @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy
Daniel-Shaffer.jpg Daniel Shaffer
Physics Grad Student
shaff159 @ umn.edu
tas.jpg Tigran Sedrakyan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 225 (office), 612-301-1964
tigrans @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Sebesta,Kevin2.jpg Kevin Sebesta
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-08 (office)
sebesta @ physics.umn.edu
robert_schwarz.jpg Robert Schwarz
Researcher
rschwarz @ physics.umn.edu Astrophysics and Cosmology
Richard Schwarz
Associate Consultant
625-9323
schwarz @ physics.umn.edu
Education
JacobSchulzeWeb.jpg Jacob Schulze
Teaching Assistant
schu3788 @ umn.edu
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.
schubring2014.jpg Daniel Schubring
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-01 (office)
schub071 @ umn.edu
Theoretical physics, particles and fields
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
Samantha Schmitt
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
schm4203 @ umn.edu
Alexander Schmies
Physics Major
schm3711 @ umn.edu
Austin Schleusner
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
schle539 @ umn.edu
CodySchimmingweb.jpg Cody Schimming
Teaching Assistant
schim111 @ umn.edu
Jonah Schiestle
Physics Major
schie291 @ umn.edu
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
mscarlat @ 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
imagedb.jpg Yahor Savich
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office)
savich @ physics.umn.edu
Theoretical condensed matter physics
Nolan Savage
Physics Major
savag161 @ umn.edu
RohithSaradhyWeb.jpg Rohith Saradhy
Teaching Assistant
sarad005 @ umn.edu
Stou Sandalski
Astrophysics Grad Student
sandalski @ astro.umn.edu Astronomy
Emmanuel Sanchez
Physics Major
sanch330 @ umn.edu
Putheawin Samphea
Physics Major
samph002 @ umn.edu
MichaelSammon.jpg Michael Sammon
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-05 (office)
sammo017 @ umn.edu
Protyush Sahu
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
sahux026 @ umn.edu
Spintronics, Magnetism
44394721_988609111341516_9045151351000006656_n.jpg Subhodip Saha
Teaching Assistant
saha0073 @ umn.eduCondensed matter physics
AmartyaiyotiSahaWeb.jpg Amartyajyoti Saha
Physics Grad Student
WMSONH 130 (office)
sahax031 @ umn.edu
2014_05_29_IMG_4677.jpg Kanika Sachdev
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
ksachdev @ physics.umn.edu
Experimental Neutrino Physics
Henry Ryan
Physics Force
ryanx064 @ umn.edu
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
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.
Marcos Ruiz
Astrophysics Major
ruizx070 @ umn.edu
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.
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;
Nathaniel Rowe
Physics Major
rowex184 @ umn.edu
Michael Rother
Principal Laboratory Machinist
PAN 68 (office), 612-625-8552
rotherm @ umn.edu
NoahRogersweb.jpg Noah Rogers
Teaching Assistant
roge0291 @ umn.edu
Rocco, Dominic.jpg Dominick Rocco
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
rocco @ physics.umn.edu
Neutrino oscillations, machine learning, deep neural networks
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
Griffen Rizzo
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
rizzo035 @ umn.edu
Noah Rivera
Astrophysics Major
river487 @ umn.edu
JacobRitzWeb.jpg Jacob Ritz
Teaching Assistant
ritz0037 @ umn.edu
1.jpeg Gina Ristani
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
PAN 43 (lab)
rista010 @ umn.edu
Cosmology, particle physics and detection methods, cryogenics.
Hattie Ring
Research Collaborator
hlring @ umn.edu
MichaelReveringWeb.jpg Michael Revering
Student Academic Support, Teaching Assistant
rever025 @ umn.edu
Alexander-Reineck.jpg Alexander Reineck
Teaching Assistant
reine315 @ umn.edu
Garett Reichenbach
Student Academic Support
reich471 @ umn.edu
Eran Moore Rea
Teaching Assistant
reaxx026 @ umn.edu
Sjon Randa
Physics Major
randa316 @ umn.edu
Catherine Raach
Research Collaborator
PAN 314 (office), 626-9149
raach @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Ryan Quinn
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
quinn442 @ umn.edu
Qiwen Quan
Physics Major
quanx060 @ umn.edu
Tao Qu
Research Collaborator
qu @ physics.umn.edu
Congxin Qiu
Physics Grad Student
625-7819
cqiu @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
Tianheng Qin
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
qinxx260 @ 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
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
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
Thomas Procter
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
proct073 @ umn.edu
Jett Priewe
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-08 (office)
priewe @ astro.umn.edu
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.
TannerPrestegard.jpg Tanner Prestegard
Research Collaborator
PAN 317 (office), 626-2789
prestegard @ physics.umn.edu
Gravitational waves, cosmology
Adam Presler
Physics Major
presl048 @ umn.edu
Sudhakar Prasad
Visiting Research Professor
prasa132 @ umn.edu
Siddhartha Poudyal
spoudyal @ umn.edu
Jack Popa
Student Tech Support Services
popax014 @ umn.edu
Joseph Ponzillo
Physics Major
ponzi003 @ 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
David-Michael Poehlmann
Physics Major
PAN 443 (lab)
degui008 @ umn.edu
Aaron Pinski
Physics Force
pinsk003 @ umn.edu
Jackson Piechowski
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
piech013 @ umn.edu
Aditya Pidaparti
Physics Major
pidap004 @ umn.edu
 Physics Computing
6-1139
syssoft @ physics.umn.edu
IMG_0505.JPG Dan Phan
Research Assistant
phanx266 @ umn.edu
ThomasPetersonWeb.jpg Thomas Peterson
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
pete9290 @ 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
Kai Petersen
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
pet00547 @ umn.edu
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.
BillPeriaWeb.jpg William Peria
Research Assistant
PAN 225 (office)
peria004 @ umn.edu
Magnetization dynamics in epitaxial Heusler films: ultrafast optical and microwave detection
3895597_0365 crop small.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
Pepin Robert Pepin
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
SHEPLAB 421 (office), 624-0819
SHEPLAB 214 (lab), 624-6001
pepin001 @ umn.edu
_JAS2829.jpg Samuel Penders
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
PAN 464 (lab)
PAN 450 (lab)
pende061 @ physics.umn.edu
High Energy Physics
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
Damjan Pelc
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 246 (office), 612-625-8309
dpelc @ umn.edu
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
AlexandrosPapageorgiouWeb.jpg Alexandros Papageorgiou
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-01 (office)
papag008 @ umn.edu
High Energy Physics, Cosmology
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
Anthony Pahl
Research Collaborator
pahlx076 @ umn.edu
ShaunOwensWeb.jpg Shaun Owens
Teaching Assistant
owens421 @ umn.edu
RichOrmistonWeb.jpg Rich Ormiston
Research Assistant
PAN 317 (office)
PAN 053 (lab)
ormiston @ umn.edu
Shane Ong
Student Academic Support
ongxx103 @ umn.edu
GinnyOlson.jpg Virginia (Ginny) Olson
Assistant to the Head for Finance
TATEH 130-09 (office), 612-624-5786
olson025 @ umn.edu
JacksonOlsenWeb.jpg Jackson Olsen
Research Assistant
TATEH 301-02 (office)
olsen791 @ umn.edu
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
Brian O'Neill
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
626-1841
oneill @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
Sarah O'Brien
Student Academic Support
obri0433 @ umn.edu
Connor O'Brien
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Tech Support Services
obrie857 @ umn.edu
Donna Norberg
Physics Force
dnorberg @ umn.edu
Christopher Norberg
Physics Major
norbe100 @ umn.edu
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
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.
13956581424_e001bff125_o.jpg Minh Nguyen
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-001 (office)
nguy1642 @ umn.edu
High energy theory and phenomenology.
Khai Juin Ng
Physics Major
ng000010 @ umn.edu
John Netland
Physics Force
netla001 @ umn.edu
Jacob Nelson
Physics Major
nels9125 @ umn.edu
blabla.jpg Jack Nelson
Teaching Assistant
PAN 324 (office)
nels8013 @ umn.edu
MariaNovarro.JPG Maria Navarro Gastiasoro
Researcher
TATEH 275-06 (office)
mnavarro @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Amy Nastrom Nordlander
Executive Accounts Specialist
PAN 237 (office), 626-8104
nast0002 @ umn.edu
Victor Nartovich
Student Tech Support Services
narto006 @ umn.edu
Yuka Nakato
Physics Major
nakat013 @ umn.edu
Natsumi Nagata
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
WBOB 130-2 (office), 612-624-8335
nagat006 @ 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
MegMurray.jpg Meghan Murray
Coordinator (Fine Theoretical Physics Institute)
TATEH 275-21 (office), 624-8367
bieve008 @ umn.edu
JulieMurphyNewWeb.jpg Julie Murphy
Consultant Analyst Human Resources
TATEH 130-07 (office), 625-6928
jjmurphy @ umn.edu
Human resources.
396.PNG Hajime Muramatsu
Researcher
PAN 351 (office), 624-7861
OMWL 450 (lab)
hmuramat @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Michael-Mullen.jpg Michael Mullen
Physics Grad Student
CMRR 1-220 (office)
mulle399 @ umn.edu
NMR, MRI
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
Andrew Mosin
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
mosin005 @ umn.edu
Joseph Moscatelli
PAN 420 (office)
mosca024 @ 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
EvanMoen.jpg Evan Moen
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-09 (office)
moenx359 @ umn.edu
Aaron Mislivec
Researcher
PAN 332 (office)
misli002 @ 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
Lucas Miller
Astrophysics Major
mill7190 @ umn.edu
AMSmall.jpg Andrew Miller
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-07 (office)
amiller @ physics.umn.edu
Theoretical Particle Physics
IMG_3117.JPG Kelly Michel
Student Services Prof
TATEH 130 (office), 612-624-7375
kmichel @ umn.edu
Yao Meng
Physics Grad Student
625-1084
mengx084 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
Mehta, Vihang.jpg Vihang Mehta
Researcher
TATEH 201-04 (office)
mehta @ astro.umn.edu
Galaxy Formation, Galaxy Evolution, Galaxy Dynamics
JoeMeese.jpg Joe Meese
Teaching Assistant
meese022 @ umn.edu
Stephen-McMillan.jpg Stephen McMillan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
mcmil291 @ umn.edu
Christopher McDonough
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
mcdo0652 @ umn.edu
Jesse Earl McCaffrey
Research Collaborator
763-535-9023
mccaffrey @ physics.umn.edu
Konrad Mauersberger
Emeritus Faculty
mauersberger @ comcast.net
NickMast.jpg Nicholas Mast
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 324 (office)
PAN 43 (lab)
mastx027 @ umn.edu
Cosmology, Particle Physics
Peter Martin.jpg Peter Martin
Physics Grad Student
NHH 5-290 (lab)
pmartin @ physics.umn.edu
Molecular biophysics of membrane proteins and lipid membranes
Marshall, Ryan 2012.jpg Ryan Marshall
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 484 (lab), 612-626-8085
PAN 484 (lab)
marshall @ physics.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.
Adam Markowicz
Physics Major
marko102 @ umn.edu
John Marchetti
march006 @ umn.edu Astronomy
Huaqing Mao
PhD Candidate Research Asst
WALIB 431 (office)
maoxx225 @ umn.edu
Computational Astrophysics, Stellar Evolution
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.
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
Soumyajit Mandal
Research Collaborator
TATEH 201-02 (office)
manda115 @ umn.edu
AngelManceboWeb.jpg Angel Mancebo
Research Assistant
PAN 420 (office)
mance012 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
Zarah Mamun
Student Academic Support
mamun009 @ umn.edu
Michael Makmur
Teaching Assistant
makmu002 @ 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
Shivani Mahajan
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
mahaj049 @ umn.edu
Joshua Magnus
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
magnu489 @ umn.edu
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 Lynch
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
jlynch @ physics.umn.edu Space Physics
Yujie Luo
Teaching Assistant
luoxx416 @ umn.edu
WP_20131124_16_34_32_Pro.jpg Shuhui Luo
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201‐07 (office)
luo @ physics.umn.edu
Yang Lu
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
luxxx831 @ umn.edu
 Lower Division Lab.
624-4104
Elias Lopez
elias.lopez @ uam.es
Ben Loer
Florian Livet
livet001 @ umn.edu
Yijia Liu
Teaching Assistant
liux1267 @ umn.edu
Erik Linn-Molin
Physics Force
linnm072 @ umn.edu
Caleb Lindsey
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
linds551 @ umn.edu
Katherine Lindsay
Undergraduate
TATEH 285-22 (office), 612-624-7053
linds059 @ umn.edu
Jamie Lindfors
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
lind0577 @ umn.edu
絕起.png Yu-Heng Lin
Teaching Assistant
lin00025 @ umn.edu
Chien-Hung Lin
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-22 (office)
lin00106 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
ChiHueiLinWeb.jpg Chi-Huei Lin
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-05 (office)
lin00042 @ umn.edu
Robert Liebhart
Teaching Specialist
rliebhar @ umn.edu
Songhan Li
Physics Major
li000986 @ umn.edu
Mo-new.jpg Mo Li
Graduate Faculty (Electrical Engineering)
KHKH 5-127 (office), 6126254873
KHKH 4-130 (lab)
moli @ umn.edu
li,menqun1.jpg Mengqun Li
PhD Candidate Research Asst
TATEH 301-02 (office)
lixx3269 @ umn.edu
condensed matter physics
12345.jpg Huijing Li
Research Collaborator
PAN 424 (office), 6126247861
lixx5457 @ 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(?)
Aaron Ley
Physics Major
leyxx055 @ umn.edu
JoshLewisWeb.jpg Joshua Lewis
Teaching Assistant
lewi1001 @ umn.edu
Nicholas-Lewellyn.jpg Nicholas Lewellyn
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 234 (office)
lewel019 @ umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter
Lesko, Zachary 2012.jpg Zachary Lesko
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 432 (office), 626-7764
lesk0030 @ umn.edu
John Lentz-Hoops
Physics Major
lentz140 @ umn.edu
Susan Lein
Research Collaborator
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
lein @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Tanner Leighton
Physics Major
leigh174 @ umn.edu
Picture1.jpg Christopher Leighton
Graduate Faculty (Chem Eng & Mat Sci)
AMUNDH 48 (office), 612-625-4018
leighton @ umn.edu
Jie Thing Lee
Physics Major
leex8456 @ 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
Michael Laraia
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
larai002 @ umn.edu
mehdi_effelsberg.jpg Mehdi Lamee
Research Collaborator
626-2052
lamee @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
Aritra Lahiri
Teaching Assistant
lahir018 @ umn.edu
 Lab for Comp. Sci. & Eng.
WALIB 125/126 (office), 625-2879/5-2859
Lower Division Lab
WMSONH 101 (office), 625-3598
lab @ physics.umn.edu
Siu Yi Kwang
Research Collaborator
kwang005 @ umn.edu
Maxwell Kuschel
Astrophysics Major
kusch037 @ umn.edu
Noah Kurinsky
kurin001 @ umn.edu
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
Kelly Kuhns
kuhns004 @ 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.
JenniferKroschelWeb.jpg Jennifer Kroschel
Assistant To Student Programs
Tate 130-05 (office), 624-1625
jkrosche @ umn.edu
Michael Krohn
Researcher
krohn045 @ umn.edu
Braden Kramer
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
krame647 @ umn.edu
Travis Kostuch
Astrophysics Major
kost0186 @ umn.edu
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.
olesya.jpg Olesya Koroteeva
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-01 (office)
koro0032 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
David Kohlstedt
CSE Machine Shop Customer
TATEH 375-06 (office), 62601544
TATEH 350 (lab)
dlkohl @ umn.edu
Jonathan Kohler
Student Academic Support
kohle116 @ umn.edu
John Kohler
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
kohler @ physics.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
Michael Knox
WALIB 428 (office), 626-9224
mikeknox @ lcse.umn.edu
BrendaKnauberWeb.jpg Brenda Knauber
Research Assistant
PAN 221 (office)
PAN 381 (lab)
knaub008 @ umn.edu
Experimental Condensed Matter Physics
Jeffrey Klein
Research Collaborator
626-9149
jklein @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology
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
Dawson Kimyon
Physics Major
kimyo004 @ umn.eduCosmic background radiation; high energy physics; data analysis using ROOT;
Jin-Ah Kim
Teaching Assistant
kim00513 @ umn.edu
Jimin Kim
Astrophysics Major
kimx5206 @ umn.edu
James Kieke
Physics Major
kieke005 @ umn.edu
AssetKhakimzhan.jpg Asset Khakimzhan
Teaching Assistant
PAN 484 (lab)
khaki005 @ umn.edu
Jennifer Kersten
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
kers0034 @ umn.edu
Charles Kemper
Physics Major
kempe122 @ umn.edu
Mike Kelsey
kelsey @ slac.stanford.edu
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
PaulKellogg.jpg Paul Kellogg
Emeritus Faculty
TATEH 201-25 (office), 624-1668
pauljkellogg @ gmail.com
PaulKellerWeb.jpg Paul Keller
Teaching Assistant
kell1377 @ umn.edu
KasturiranganSaumitranWeb.jpg Saumitran Kasturirangan
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
kastu007 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter Theory
Siddarth-Reddy-Karuka.jpg Siddarth Reddy Karuka
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
karuk001 @ umn.edu
Biophysics, Medical Physics
Adam Karel
Physics Major
karel038 @ 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.
Kunio Kaneta
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
kkaneta @ umn.edu
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
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
Cameron Kahler
Physics Major
kahle076 @ umn.edu
Grace Joseph
Teaching Assistant
josep362 @ umn.edu
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
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.
Walter Johnson
Emeritus Faculty
cork @ umn.eduMeasurement of Atomic Masses
DrewJohnsonWeb.jpg Drew Johnson
Teaching Assistant
joh14894 @ umn.edu
Valentine John
valen296 @ umn.edu
JosephJoeWeb.jpg Joseph Joe
Teaching Assistant
joexx048 @ umn.edu
Sheena Jimmick
Astrophysics Major
jimmi003 @ umn.edu
ZhenJiangWeb.jpg Zhen Jiang
Research Assistant
jiang968 @ umn.edu
Mariana Jeunon Barros Ferreira
Physics Major, Student Academic Support, Student Tech Support Services
ferre137 @ umn.edu
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.
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.
Shilpi Jain
Researcher
jains @ umn.edu
TheodoreJacobson.jpg Theodore Jacobson
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 301-03 (office)
jaco2585 @ umn.edu
High energy theory
Alan (Koblar) Jackson
Research Collaborator
jackson @ physics.umn.edu
Safana Ismael
Teaching Assistant
PAN 414 (office)
ismae003 @ umn.edu
DRG_3833_EdwinIreson.jpg Edwin Ireson
Researcher
TATEH 275-12 (office), 624-8801
eireson @ umn.edu
Supersymmetry, Solitons, String Theory, Dualities, Non-Perturbative Physics
 Infrared Lab
626-2067
Elliott Imhoff
Physics Major
imhof034 @ umn.edu
Cuong Huynh
Research Collaborator
huynh195 @ umn.edu
Kwang Ho Hur
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 414 (office), 612-301-2327
PAN 487 (lab)
khur @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics
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
YiHuang.jpg Yi Huang
Teaching Assistant
huan1756 @ umn.edu
CClabweb.jpg Cheng-Cher Huang
Professor
PAN 230 (office), 624-0861
huang001 @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
2008_Leon_Hsu_9732_4x6_2.gif.png Leon Hsu
Research Collaborator
lhsu @ umn.edu
Cole Hraban
Electromechanical Systems Spec
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
cwhraban @ umn.edu
Jacob Holley
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
holle273 @ umn.edu
Brenner Hohenstein
Physics Major
hohen033 @ umn.edu
Samuel Hohenshell
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hohen036 @ umn.edu
Hofer, Thomas.jpg Thomas Hofer
Research Collaborator
PAN 324 (office), 612-301-1818
hofer @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology, Particle Physics
RussCynthiaIMG_0032Crop1.jpeg Russell Hobbie
Emeritus Faculty
hobbie @ umn.eduMy interest is in biological and medical physics.
Jack Hirschi
Physics Major
hirsc235 @ umn.edu
JoshHiltbrandWeb.jpg Joshua Hiltbrand
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 432 (office)
hiltbran @ umn.edu
Hennen, Jared 2012.jpg Jared Hennen
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 414 (office)
henne405 @ umn.edu
Biophysics, protein interactions at cellular membranes.
Brandon Henke
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
henke206 @ umn.edu
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.
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
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.
Katharine Heckathorn
Student Admin/Support Services
hecka008 @ umn.edu
Mason Hastings
Physics Major
hasti183 @ umn.edu
Jack Hartmann
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hartm468 @ 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
Thomas Harless
Physics Major
harle036 @ umn.edu
Antony Hark
Physics Major
harkx010 @ umn.edu
Jacob Hanson
Physics Major
hans5459 @ umn.edu
Hansen, Peter 2012.jpg Peter Hansen
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 424 (office), 624-1534
phansen @ physics.umn.edu
Terrence Hanrahan
Astrophysics Major
hanra028 @ 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
AlexHamillWeb.jpg Alexander Hamill
Teaching Assistant
TATEH Tate 301-03 (office)
hamil483 @ 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
Tobey Haluptzok
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
halup011 @ umn.edu
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.
Grantland Hall
Teaching Assistant
PAN 382C (office)
ghall @ umn.edu
Early Universe Physics, Computational Methods
Dakota Hall
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
hallx580 @ umn.edu
Paul Haines
Teaching Associate Professor
PAN 419 (office)
haines @ physics.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.
Sergey-Guts.jpg Sergey Guts
Physics Grad Student
PAN 432 (office)
gutsx001 @ umn.edu
Peter Grul
Physics Grad Student
grul @ physics.umn.edu
AxelGross.jpg Axel Gross
Teaching Assistant
gros0408 @ umn.edu
Greven 200x292.jpg Martin Greven
Professor
PAN 218 (office), 624-7542
PAN 264, 270, 276 (lab), 626-9668
greven @ umn.edu
Experimental condensed matter physics. High-temperature superconductivity. Low-dimensional magnetism. Crystal growth of quantum materials. Neutron and X-ray scattering. Charge transport.
MatthewGreenWeb.jpg Matthew Green
Teaching Assistant
gree2430 @ umn.edu
Gino-Graziano.jpg Gino Graziano
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 217 (office)
graziano @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Anthony Graham
Astrophysics Major
graha680 @ umn.edu
Brock Grafstrom
Physics Major
grafs018 @ umn.edu
Jack Goodsell
Physics Major
goods069 @ umn.edu
Matthew Gomer
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 201-04 (office)
gomer @ astro.umn.edu
Gravitational Lensing, Relativity & Cosmology, Structure of Galaxies
Shawn Golley
Research Collaborator
sgolley @ 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.
Jasmin Goh
Student Academic Support
gohxx053 @ umn.edu
Keith Goetz
Research Director
TATEH 256 (office), 624-3520
TATEH 250 (lab)
goetz @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Saksham Goel
Student Adminstrative Assistant
PAN 250 (office)
goelx029 @ 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
AlexGillmanWeb.jpg Alexander Gilman
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 351 (office)
gilma080 @ umn.edu
BGmug.jpg Bill Gilbert
Electromechanical Systems Spec
PAN 423 (office), 624-4870
wgilbert @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
152273369178210816 (1).jpeg Agniva Ghosh
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-04 (office)
ghosh116 @ umn.edu
Gravitational Lensing
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.
chad geppert.jpg Chad Geppert
Research Collaborator
624-8840
geppert @ physics.umn.edu
Spin transport in Fe/GaAs heterostructures; Mass metrology
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
Geach.jpg Christopher Geach
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 314 (office), 626-9149
geach003 @ umn.edu
Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization
DominiqueGautreauWeb.jpg Dominique Gautreau
Physics Grad Student
gautr004 @ umn.edu
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
Avery Garon
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-08 (office)
garo0040 @ umn.edu
Extragalactic astronomy, radio galaxies
David Garenne
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 484 (office), 612 626 8085
david.garenne @ hotmail.fr
Garamella, Jonathan 2012.jpg Jonathan Garamella
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 484 (lab), 612-626-8085
garamell @ physics.umn.edu
DSE-14018.jpg Eric Ganz
Associate Professor
PAN 319 (office), 624-2386
ganzx001 @ umn.edu
Calculations of the properties of novel Materials
KayleGanserWeb.jpg Kaylee Ganser
Teaching Assistant
PAN 244 (office)
gans0075 @ umn.edu
Andrew Galkiewicz
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office), 624-8840
PAN 283 (lab), 626-9371
galkiewicz @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Virginia Gali
Teaching Assistant
gali0051 @ umn.edu
XiaojunFuWewb.jpg Xiaojun Fu
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 232 (office)
fuxxx366 @ umn.edu
JianLongFuWeb.jpg Jianlong Fu
Physics Grad Student
fuxxx276 @ umn.edu
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.
mf_portrait.jpg Matthew Fritts
Researcher
PAN 323 (office), 624-4806
PAN 43 (lab), 624-6046
fritts @ physics.umn.edu
astroparticle physics, cosmology, cryogenics
JenniferFreedberg.jpg Jennifer Freedburg
Teaching Assistant
freed114 @ umn.edu
ShelleyFrankel.jpg Shelley Frankel
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
PAN 212 (office), 612-301-1816
shelley @ physics.umn.edu
Mitchell Frand
Research Professional
frand053 @ umn.edu
Erich Frahm
Senior Engineer
PAN 423 (office), 612-301-2339
frahm @ physics.umn.edu
Particle Physics
Meg Foster
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
foste648 @ 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.
Matthew Forsman
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
forsm075 @ umn.edu
Aasmund Folkestad
Physics Grad Student
folke098 @ umn.edu
Erik Floden
Teaching Assistant
flode012 @ umn.edu
ErikFloden.jpg Erik Floden
Physics Grad Student
flode012 @ umn.edu
Justyn Fine
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
finex080 @ 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.
imagedb.jpg Kexin Feng
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-04 (office)
fengx463 @ umn.edu
Chi Feng
Physics Major
fengx437 @ umn.edu
 Fax (Tate 216)
626-2046
 Fax (Tate 145)
624-4578
 Fax (PAN 211)
PAN 211 (office), 612-301-3434
Fallows, Scott.jpg Scott Fallows
Research Collaborator
PAN 324 (office), 301-1818
fallows @ physics.umn.edu
Astrophysics and Cosmology, Particle Physics
Robert Evans
CSE Machine Shop Customer
evans858 @ umn.edu
Andrew Evans
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 432 (office)
PAN 432 (lab)
aevans @ physics.umn.edu
JamesEtheridgeWeb.jpg James Etheridge
Teaching Assistant
ether030 @ umn.edu
Kaj Erickson
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
eric3222 @ umn.edu
Amanda Epstein
Physics Major
epste085 @ umn.edu
Dan Endean, Head Shot.jpg Daniel Endean
Research Collaborator
624-4058
endean @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Dalson Eloy Almeida
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
eloya001 @ umn.edu
Brandton Eller
Student Academic Support
eller101 @ umn.edu
Gwendolyn Elledge
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
elled006 @ umn.edu
 Electronics Lab
624-3353
Tom Eichlersmith
eichl008 @ umn.edu Particle Physics
ThomasEichlersmith.jpg Thomas Eichlersmith
Teaching Assistant
eichl008 @ umn.edu
Kaitlin Ehret
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
ehret017 @ umn.edu
Nathan Eggen
Research Assistant
TATEH 201-04 (office)
eggen091 @ umn.edu
Samuel Eckstrom
Physics Major
eckst103 @ umn.edu
James Eckert
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
624-4195
eckert @ physics.umn.edu
Aaron Durgin
Physics Major
durgi009 @ umn.edu
JessieDuncanWeb.jpg Jessie Duncan
Research Assistant
dunca369 @ umn.edu
Samuel Drehmel
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
drehm014 @ umn.edu
ScottDossa.jpg Scott Dossa
Physics Grad Student
AMUNDH 241 (office)
doss0032 @ umn.edu
Simulating crystal growth
Jesse Donahue
Physics Major
donah134 @ umn.edu
DombeckWeb.jpg John Dombeck
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
dombe005 @ umn.edu
Space Physics
RichieDiurba.jpg Richard Diurba
Teaching Assistant
diurb001 @ umn.edu
Samuel Dietterich
Physics Major
diett004 @ umn.edu
Hugh Dickinson
Researcher
TATEH 275-04 (office), 612-301-2321
hdickins @ 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.
AdityaDhumuntaraoWeb.jpg Aditya Dhumuntarao
Teaching Assistant
dhumu002 @ umn.edu
Dhar.jpg Barun Dhar
Research Collaborator
624-4816
dhar @ physics.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Delles,James2.jpg James Delles
PhD Candidate Research Asst
624-2836
jdelles @ physics.umn.edu
Daniel Deeter
Teaching Assistant
deete008 @ umn.edu
AritraDeWeb.jpg Aritra De
Research Assistant
dexxx019 @ umn.edu
Mahendra DC.png Mahendra DC
Physics Grad Student
KHKH 6-186 (office)
madc0002 @ umn.edu
Ezra Day-Roberts
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-09 (office)
dayrober @ physics.umn.edu
KonstantinDavydov.jpg Konstantin Davydov
Teaching Assistant
davyd007 @ umn.edu
Lance Davis
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
davi2849 @ umn.edu
davidson.jpg Kris Davidson
Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)
TATEH 285-07 (office), 624-5711
kd @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy
Charlie Dang
Physics Major
dangx174 @ umn.edu
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
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
Tiambai-Cui.jpg Tianbai Cui
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-09 (office)
cuixx105 @ umn.edu
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
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.
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
Nicholas Crary
Physics Major
crary029 @ umn.edu
Katherine Couteaux
Physics Major
coute002 @ umn.edu
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.
colpitts head.jpg Chris Colpitts
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 626-8361
chris @ physics.umn.edu
Space plasma physics, wave-particle interactions
ZacCohenWeb.jpg Zachary Cohen
TATEH 201-15 (office)
cohen512 @ umn.edu
Space Physics
Gabriel Cobos
Student Tech Support Services
cobos005 @ umn.edu
Kristina Cibuzar
Student Services Prof
TATEH 130-03 (office), 612-626-5982
cibuz009 @ umn.edu
Kate Ciampa
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 450 (lab)
ciamp009 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Katherine Chworowsky
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support, Student Tech Support Services
chwor001 @ 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
Jacob Christy
Research Professional
chri3448 @ umn.edu
Morten Christensen
Post-Doctoral Associate
TATEH 130-20 (office)
mchrist @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
DmitryChichinadzeWeb.jpg Dmitry Chichinadze
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 201-03 (office)
chich013 @ umn.edu
profile.png James Cheshire
Teaching Assistant
PAN 320 (office)
PAN 382C (lab), 612-625-1802
cheshire @ umn.edu
Observational cosmology, cosmic microwave background
cherman.jpg Aleksey Cherman
Assistant Professor
TATEH 375 (office)
acherman @ umn.edu
High energy particle theory and phenomenology, nuclear theory, QCD
Yan Chen
Researcher
PAN 415 (office), 626-8684
chen @ physics.umn.edu
Biophysics
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
Fei.JPG Fei Chen
Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant
TATEH 201-09 (office)
chen4577 @ umn.edu
profile1.png Sourabh Chauhan
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
TATEH 210-04 (office)
sourabh @ astro.umn.edu
Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Rajdeep Chatterjee
Researcher
PAN 423 (office)
rchatter @ umn.edu
Emily Chan
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 420 (office)
PAN 488 (lab)
chan1800 @ umn.edu
Jeffrey Chaffin
Physics Major
chaf0026 @ umn.edu
David Cerdeno
davidg.cerdeno @ uam.es
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.
Jennifer Caskey
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
cask0001 @ umn.edu
Kyle Carrigan
Physics Major
carri276 @ umn.edu
profilepicture.png Cody Carr
FRASERH 345c (office)
codycar @ astro.umn.edu
Cosmology, Particle Physics, Galactic Evolution, Mathematical Physics
Jean Francois Caron
Researcher 6
PAN 350 (office)
PAN 450 (lab)
caronj @ umn.edu
Alicia Canfield
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
TATEH 275-03 (office), 612-625-6055
canf0019 @ 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.
Eleanor Caldow
Physics Major
caldo004 @ umn.edu
Xinxin Cai
Post-Doctoral Associate
PAN 227 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
cai00032 @ umn.edu
Charles Cadeau
Senior Electronics Technician
NOvA Ash River Lab (off-campus)
218-374-2400 ext.2004 (lab)
crcadeau @ umn.edu
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
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
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.
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.
Cathy Burke
burke020 @ umn.edu
Jenna Burgett
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
burge241 @ umn.edu
Jacob Buatti
Physics Major
buatt002 @ umn.edu
Sean Bruton
Research Assistant
201-08 Tate (office)
bruto012 @ umn.edu
Astronomy
JarrettBrown.jpg Jarrett Brown
Teaching Assistant
PAN 332 (office), 624-0511
PAN 450 (lab)
brow4278 @ umn.edu
Experimental High Energy Physics
BroadhurstLarge.jpg John Broadhurst
Emeritus Faculty, Research 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..
Walter Brisken
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
PAN 351 (office), 612-301-2321
wbrisken @ physics.umn.edu
Headshot_AaronBreneman.jpg Aaron Breneman
Researcher
TATEH 201-10 (office), 625-4518
awbrenem @ gmail.com
Space Physics
DSC_6908.jpg Jesse Bren
PAN 347 (office), 624-5040
PAN 383 (lab)
bren0288 @ umn.edu
Aaron Breidenbach
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
breid020 @ umn.edu
Brehmer, Steve.jpg Steve Brehmer
Instructor
TATEH 130-37 (office)
brehmer @ physics.umn.edu
Education
Jonathan Brashear
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
brash017 @ umn.edu
Owen Braley
Astrophysics Major
brale005 @ umn.edu
nathan-bosch.jpg Nathan Bosch
Teaching Assistant
bosch088 @ umn.edu
Kevin Booth
Research Professional
TATEH S65 (office), 612-624-2831
booth135 @ umn.edu
Jason Bono
Visiting Researcher 6
PAN 350 (office)
PAN 424, 450 (lab)
bono0013 @ umn.edu
image1.jpeg Kalven Bonin
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
bonin043 @ umn.edu
Kaitlin Boedigheimer
Physics Major, Student Tech Support Services
boedi036 @ umn.edu
Kent Bodurtha
Research Collaborator
626-7479
bodurtha @ physics.umn.edu
victor3web.jpg Victor Boantza
Associate Professor (History of Science & Technology)
TATEH 130-29 (office)
vboantza @ umn.edu
History of Science
Raymond Bishop
Research Collaborator
626-0724
bishop @ physics.umn.edu
Condensed Matter, Nuclear Physics
birol_v3_1.jpg Turan Birol
AMUNDH 485 (office), 612-301-1348
tbirol @ umn.edu
First Principles Calculations, Materials Physics
Benjamin Birkholz
Astrophysics Major
birkh052 @ umn.edu
Megan Birch
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
birch092 @ umn.edu
Michael Bierlein
Physics Major
bierl008 @ umn.edu
Nina Bielinski
Physics Major
bieli019 @ umn.edu
Bernardo Bianco Prado
Student Tech Support Services
bianc072 @ umn.edu
imagedb.html.jpeg Jianming Bian
Adjunct Professor
PAN 424 (office), 624-7861
bianjm @ physics.umn.edu
Aliza Beverage
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
bever091 @ umn.edu
Jacob Beno
Student Academic Support
benox007 @ umn.edu
Mitchell Bengtson
Astrophysics Major
bengt151 @ umn.edu
Garrett Bembenek
Research Collaborator
bembe004 @ 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
Benjamin Bauer
Physics Major
bauer731 @ umn.edu
Jordan Bartlett
Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
bartl272 @ umn.edu
Nicholas Barth
Physics Major
barth469 @ umn.edu
Frank Barnett
Research Collaborator
barn0354 @ umn.edu
100901_Neven1_small.jpg Neven Barisic
Visiting Scholar/Researcher
625-8309
nbarisic @ umn.edu
Condensed Matter
Chiranjib Banerjee
Post-Doctoral Associate
cbanerje @ umn.edu
ArgaBanerjeeWeb.jpg Argha Banerjee
Physics Grad Student
TATEH 201-01 (office)
baner124 @ umn.edu
IMG_20160313_192758_2.jpg Narayana Sri Sharan Banagiri
PhD Candidate Teaching Asst
PAN 317 (office)
banag002 @ umn.edu
Darcy Ballantyne
Student Academic Support
darcy017 @ umn.edu
Ayino, Yilikal.jpg Yilikal Ayino
Physics Grad Student
PAN 217 (office)
PAN 353 (lab)
ayino001 @ umn.edu
Yuval Ashkenazi
Physics Major
ashk0006 @ umn.edu
20180917_115044-1.jpg Cesar Ascencio
Teaching Assistant
ascen009 @ umn.eduCondensed Matter Theory.
Arpit Arora
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major, Student Academic Support
arora125 @ umn.edu
 APS Lab
624-9069
GeorgiosAngoniouWeb.jpg Georgios Antoniou
Teaching Assistant
TATEH 301-03 (office)
anton296 @ umn.edu
Generalized gravitational theories. Black holes and wormholes in generalized gravity.
PedroAngulo-UmanaWeb.jpg Pedro Angulo-Umana
Physics Major
angul010 @ 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
Anna Andrick
Physics Major
andri059 @ umn.edu
staff photo.jpg Brian Andersson
Education Program Spec
TATEH S67 (office), 624-6584
TATEH S24 (lab), 624-6584
ander213 @ umn.edu
ZacharyAnderson.jpg Zachary Anderson
Research Assistant
PAN 252 (office)
PAN 264 (lab)
and01942 @ umn.edu
Jon Anderson
Physics Force
626-7905
anderson @ physics.umn.edu
PanelPrototype-small.jpg Daniel Jessen Ambrose
Researcher
PAN 350 (office), 6126247861
PAN 424, 450 (lab)
ambr0028 @ umn.edu
Particle Physics
Andrew Altobell
Physics Major, Astrophysics Major
alto0044 @ umn.edu
Angela Almquist
Physics Major, Student Academic Support
almqu071 @ umn.edu
JennyAllanweb.jpg Jenny Allan
Communications Specialist
TATEH 130-33 (office), 612 624-2852
jallan @ 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
photo.jpg Sean Albiston
Education Program Spec
TATEH B57 (office), 625-3598
albis001 @ umn.edu
 Advanced Lab.
625-4829
Santosh-Adhikari.JPG Santosh Adhikari
PhD Candidate Research Asst
PAN 420 (office)
adhik019 @ umn.edu
Biophysics
Laura Adams
Lecturer
TATEH 375-19 (office)
adam0219 @ umn.edu
Dominic Adams
Teaching Assistant
adams900 @ umn.edu
My Photo.JPG Fawzi Abusalma
Physics Grad Student
PAN 355 (office)
PAN 450 (lab)
abusa011 @ umn.edu
Yassin Abasher
Physics Major
abash008 @ umn.edu