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Recent Graduate Alumni

PhD YearName of GraduateThesis TitleAppointmentPositionAdvisor


2017Xin, RanAll-Fiber, Directly Chirped Laser Source for Chirped-Pulse-AmplificationScientistZuegel, J.PPF
2016Lai, Yi-MingIntegrated Nanophotonics with Genetically Designed Photonic Crystal StructuresScientistBadolato, A.CM
2016Scott, ErinWindows to Other Worlds: Modeling Systems in TransitPost-DocMamajek, E.A/AP
2016Hansen, AzureTopological Spin Textures in Spinor Bose-Einstein Condensates Generated by Stimulated Raman InteractionsPost-DocBigelow, N.QOE
2016Marshall, ChrisMeasurement of charged kaon production by neutrinos at MINERvALawrence Berkeley National LaboratoryFellowMcFarland, K.PPE
2016Lu, XiyuanSilicon and Silicon Carbide Photonics and the ApplicationsUniversity of MarylandPost-DocLin, Q.QOE
2016Chantasri, AreeyaStochastic path integral formalism for continuous quantum measurementUniversity of RochesterPost-DocJordan, A.QOE
2016Moolekamp, FredLow Mass Stellar and Substellar Objects in Scorpius CentaurusPrincetonPost-DocMamajek, E.A/AP
2016Hansen, EddieOutflows from Young Stellar Objects: Bringing Numberical Simulations Closer to Observations of Herbig-Haro ObjectsLaboratory for Laser EnergeticsPost-DocFrank, A.A/AP
2016Huang, JinxinNanometer-class Optical Coherence Tomography for In Vivo Imaging of the Tear Film DynamicsRolland, J.CME
2016Greenwood, LeviQuantum Phase Space in Curved SpacetimeDas, A.PPT
2016Lai, WeiMolecules in Strong Laser FieldsTravelers InsuranceAnalystGuo, ChunleiCME
2016Tepp, GabrielleSeismic Analysis of Magmatism in the Galapagos Archipelago and East AfricaFellowEbinger, C.GP
2016Choi, YunjinTopics in Quantum Transport of Charge and Heat in Solid State SystemsJordan, A.QOT
2016Viza, GerardoWeak-Value Metrology and Shot-Noise LImited MeasurementsIntelScientistHowell, J.QOE
2016Nyibule, ShethPrompt Aligned Binary, Ternary and Quaternary FragmentationRochester Institute of TechnologyAssistant ProfessorSchroeder, U.NP
2016Follett, RussellThe Multiple-Beam Two-Plasmon-Decay InstabilityLaboratory for Laser EnergeticsPost-DocFroula, D.PPF
2016Aytenfisu, AsaminewApplying and Improving the Amber RNA Force FieldPost-DocMathews, D.BP
2015Schneeloch, JamesOn Position-Momentum Entanglement, Nonlocality, and MeasurementAir Force Research LabsNational Research Council FellowHowell, JohnQO
2015Neukirch, LeviOptomechanics with Levitated NanodiamondsLos Alamos National LabPost-DocVamivakas, N.QO
2015Baker, JamesDevelopment of a Two Dimensional Photonic Crystal Biosensing PlatformCornellPost-DocMiller, B.CM
2015Eshaq, YossofSearch for New Physics in All-hadronic Events with AlphaT in 8 TeV Data with CMSGarcia-Bellido, A.PPE
2015Forrest, ChadMeasurements of the Fuel Distribution in Cryogenic D-T Director Drive ImplosionsLaboratory for Laser EnergeticsScientistMeyerhofer, D.PL
2015Hashemi Rafsanjani, Seyed MohammadTheory of Multipartite Entanglement for X-StatesUniversity of Rochester - Inst. of OpticsPost-DocEberly, J.QOT
2015Nauman, FarrukhTurbulence in Rotating and Non-Rotating Magnetohydrodynamic Shear FlowsNiels Bohr International Academy, Niels Bohr Institute, University of CopenhagenPost-DocBlackman, E.A/AP
2015Nora, RyanHydrodynamics of Inertial Confinement Fusion: Conventional Hot Spot and Shock IgnitionLivermore National LabPost-DocBetti, R.PPF
2015Qing, LanSpin Transport in Semiconductors Manipulated by Extrinsic FactorsUniversity of MarylandPost-DocDery, H.CM
2015Trivedi, DharaDynamics of Photoexcited State of Semiconductor Quantum DotsNorthwesternPost-DocPrezhdo, O.CM
2015Wang, ChenggongInterface Studies of Organic/Transition Metal Oxide with Organic semiconductors and the Interfaces in the Perovskite Solar CellNorth Carolina State UniversityPost-DocGao, Y.CM
2015Wolcott, JeremyMeasurement of the Charged-Current Quasi-Elastic Cross-Section for Electron Neutrinos on a Hydrocarbon TargetTuftsPost-DocManly, S.PPE
2015Wu, YegangStatistical Properties of Disordered Jammed Packings of Frictionless DisksBloombergResearch AssociatedTeitel, S.CM
2014Agarwal, ShantanuUsing Qubits to Reveal Quantum Signatures of an OscillatorBloombergResearch AssociateEberly, J.QOT
2014Ambrose, DanielMeasurement of the realitive strong-phase differenceUniversity of Minnesota, FermilabResearch AssociateThorndike, E.PPE
2014Betchart, BurtonMeasurement of Charge Asymmetry in Top Quark Pair Production at the Large Hadron ColliderUniversity of RochesterPost-DocDemina, R.PPE
2014Howland, GregoryCompressive Sensing for Quantum ImagingAir Force Research LabsNational Research Council FellowHowell, J.QOE
2014Kar, ArnabRenormalization from Classical to Quantum PhysicsUniversity of Rochester - Chemistry Dept.Post-DocRajeev, S.R.PPT
2014Li, ShuleHeterogeneous Flow in Interstellar Medium and Start FormationUC BerkeleyPost-DocFrank, A.A/AP
2014Neukirch, AmandaExcited State Dynamics in Nanoscale SystemsLos Alamos National LabPost-DocPrezhdo, O.CMT
2014Qian, Xiao-FengEffect of Non-interacting Quantum Background on Entanglement DynamicsUniversity of RochesterPost-DocEberly, J.QOT
2014Song, YangTheory of Intrinsic Spin-Dependent Transport in Semiconductors and Two-Dimensional MembranesUniversity of RochesterPost-DocDery, H.CM
2013Cho, Seong KeunStudies on the partially coherent fields and the coherence measurement methodsMITPost-DocAlonso, M.QOT
2013Chang, Po-YuLaser-Driven Magnetic-Flux Compression: Theory and ExperimentsInstitute of Space and Plasma Sciences at National Cheng Kung University, TaiwanAssistant ProfessorBetti, R.PPF
2013Chvojka, JesseAnti-Neutrino Charged Current Quasi-Elastic Scattering in MINERvAFermiLabScientistMcFarland, K.PPE
2013Day, MelanieElectron Neutrinos in the Pi-Zero Detector of the T2K ExperimentUniversity of WisconsinPost-DocMcFarland, K.PPE
2013Dressel, JustinIndirect Observable Measurement: an Algebraic ApproachChapman UniversityAssistant ProfessorJordan, A.QOT
2013Groves, ElizabethSoliton Solutions for High-Bandwith Optical Pulse Storage and RetrievalExponent Failure AnalysisAssociateEberly, J.QOT
2013Kim, Kyoung HeeEvolution of Protoplanetary Disks in the Orion A Star-Forming RegionKorea Astronomy and Space Science InstitutePost-DocWatson, D.A/AP
2013Moore, AlexDynamical simulations of extrasolar planetary systems with debris disks using a GPU based N-body CodeQuillen, A.A/AP
2013Park, JaehongParticle energization and energy transfer in collisionless astrophysical plasmasPrincetonPost-DocRen, C.PL
2013Park, KiwanTopics in Plasma Astrophysics: Theory and Simulation of Magnetohydrodynamic Dynamos and Faraday Rotation for Plasmas of General CompositionBlackman, E.A/AP
2013Pecaut, MarkThe Star-formation History and Accretion Disk Fraction of the Scorpius-Centaurus OB AssociationRockhurst UniversityAssistant ProfessorMamajek, E.A/AP
2013Song, YangTheory of intrinsic spin-dependent transport in semiconductors and two-dimensional membranesUniversity of RochesterPost-DocDery, H.CMT
2013Tsai, Yun-TseMeasurement of Electroweak Top Quark ProductionFermiLabPost-DocGarcia-Belliod, A.PPE
2013Wang, XuTheory of Strong-Field Atomic Ionization for Elliptical or Circular PolarizationKansas State UniversityPost-DocEberly, J.QOT
2013Walters, PeterMomentum-integrated Elliptic Flow and Transverse Collision Geometry in Ultrarelativistic Nucleus--Nucleus CollisionsPPE
2012IrfanImprovement of Charge Transfer between Electrode and Semiconductor by Thing Metal Oxide InsertionAlameda Applied Sciences Corp.ScienctistGao, Y.CME
2012Carroll-Nellenback, JonathanModeling Turbulence in Molecular CloudsUniversity of RochesterPost-DocFrank, A.A/AP
2012Starling, DavidPrecision Measurement in Quantum OpticsPenn State UniversityAssist. ProfessorHowell, J.QOE
2012Wang, HuiSimulation of Organic Light-Emitting Diodes and Organic Photovoltaic DevicesFinancial AnalystTang, C. and Rotherberg, L.CME
2012Wakim, AmyLuminorefrigeration of NaCsKLA-TencorSystems EngineerBigelow, N.QOE
2012Yadav, AmritaDevelopment of Arrayed Imaging Reflectometry as a Biomolecular Interaction Analysis PlatformForteBioScientistMiller, B./Gao, Y.CME
2012Zabawa, PatrickProduction of Ultracold, Absolute Vibrational Ground State NaCs MoleculesESIEngineerBigelowQOE
2012Bharadwaj, PalashAntenna-coupled Photoemission from Single Quantum EmittersUniversity of RochesterPost-DocNovotny, L.QOE
2012Mitra, AnirbanLabel-free Optical Detection of Viruses and NanoparticlesIntel Corp.EngineerNovotny, L.QOE
2012Orbaker, DouglasMeasurement of the forward-backward asymmetry in top-antitop quark events in the lepton+jets channel at D0University of RochesterPost-DocDemina, R.PPE
2011Dixon, Paul BenjaminQuantum Imaging and InformationMITPost-DocHowell, J.QOE
2011Hager, JonathanRayleigh-Taylor Experiments in Materials and Conditions Relevant to Ignition in Inertial Confinement FusionSUNY GeneseoLecturerKnauer, J., Meyerhofer, D.PPF
2011Insler, JonathanDs Exclusive Semileptonic Decays at CLEO-cLouisiana State Univ.Post-DocThorndike, E.PPE
2011Lahiri, MayukhContributions to the Theories of Coherence and Polarization of LightUniversity of ViennaPost-DocWolf, E.QOT
2011Miner, DanielStudy of Quark Substructure Using Proton-Proton CollisionsFranfurt Institute for Advanced Studies Post-DocDemina, R.PPE
2011Perillan, JoseA Reexamination of Early Debates on the Interpretation of Quantum Theory: De Broglie to BohmVasserAssistant ProfessorBrown, T., Eberly, J.H., Bigelow, N.Cross-Disciplinary Physics
2011Vudya Setu, Parveen KumarSlow Light, Stopped Light and Guided Light in Hot Rubidium Vapor Using Off-resonant InteractionsIntel Corp.EngineerHowell, J.QOE
2011Williams, NathanWeak Measurement in Solid State and Optical SystemsWillamette Univ.Visiting Assist. ProfessorJordan, A.QOT
2010Yirak, KristopherHeterogeneous Interactions in the Interstellar MediumLos Alamos National Lab.Post-DocFrank, A.A/AP
2010Barrios Garcia, Maria AlejandraPrecision Equation of State Measurements on Hydrocarbons in the High Energy Density RegimeLLNL National Ignitition FacilityPost-DocBoehly, T., Meyerhofer, D.PPF
2010Broadbent, CurtisApplications of High-Dimensional Photonic EntanglementUniversity of RochesterPost-DocHowell, J.QOE
2010Pan, DongTime-Resolved Photoresponse Studies of Ferromagnet/Superconductor Nano-Bilayers and NanostructuresNewport Corp.Business ManagerSobolewski, R./CME
2012Sullivan, KelleyMultiphoton Fluorescence Recovery After Photobleaching Advancements for Novel In Vivo ApplicationsIthaca CollegeAssistant ProfessorBrown, E./Wolfs, Fr.PPE
2010Ding, HuanjunSurface and Interface Studies of Organic SemiconductorsUniv. of CaliforniaPostdocGao, Y.CME
2010Haimberger, ChristopherPhotoassociation of Ultracold NaCsUniv. of RochesterPostdocBigelow, NQOE
2010Betancourt-Benitez, RicardoCone Beam Computed Tomography: Development of System Characterization Metrics and ApplicationsUniv. PennsylvaniaMedical PhysicistNing, R./Gao, Y.MED PHY

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