Current and Past Physics Ph.D. Students
... and past graduates by year:
2020
Student |
Thesis Title |
Darvish, Daniel Advisor: Morningstar |
Light Scalar Tetraquarks and Sigma Baryon Spectroscopy from Lattice QCD |
Houchins, Gregory |
Towards Efficient Computational Predictions of Battery Cathodes |
Lin, Chien-Hao |
Systematic Errors for Weak Lensing Surveys |
Mandal, Sayan |
Cosmological Consequences of Physics Beyond the Standard Model |
Shen, Yufeng |
Computational Methods for Reconstructing and Analyzing Polycrystalline Microstructures |
Siddhu, Vikesh |
Topics in Quantum Information Theory |
Sinko, Michael Advisor: Hunt |
Integration of van der Waals Superconductors into 2D-3D Hybrid Superconducting Circuits |
Stefanko, Alexa |
Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering on the Proton in Hall A at Jefferson Lab |
Treece, Bradley Advisor: Loesche |
Experimentally Biased Molecular Dynamics Simulations Using Neutron Reflection Data |
Waters, Dacen |
Moiré, Interlayer, and Proximity Effects in 2D van der Waals Heterostructures |
2019
2018
2017
Student |
Thesis Title |
Alam, Shadab Advisor: Ho |
Mysteries of Universe Imprinted on Redshifts |
Chen, Rulin Advisor: Suter |
Quantitative Study of Polycrystal Deformation Using High Energy X-ray Diffraction Microscopy |
Daniels, Matthew Advisor: Xiao |
Semiclassical Theory of the Magnonic Isospin in Antiferromagnets |
Fallica, Jacob |
Lambda Baryon Spectroscopy and Pion-pion Scattering with Partial Wave Mixing in Lattice QCD |
Freeman, Krista |
Viral DNA Retention and Ejection controlled by Copsid Stability |
Kannawadi Jayaraman, Arun Advisor: Mandelbaum |
Systematic Effects in Realistic Image Simulations for Future Weak Lensing Surveys |
Ke, Bai-Cian Advisor: Briere |
Amplitude Analysis and Branching Fraction Measurement of D^{0} → K^{–}π^{+}π^{0}π^{0} |
Liu, Xianglin Advisor: Wang |
Fully-Relativistic Full-Potential Multiple Scattering Theory: Method and Applications |
Luo, Zhonghao Advisor: Peterson |
Lyman Alpha Intensity Mapping via Grism Spectrotomography |
McDargh, Zachary Allen Advisor: Deserno |
Geometry, Mechanics, and Biology: Applications for Membranes and Filaments |
Ntampaka, Michelle Advisor: Trac |
Cosmology with Galaxy Cluster Dynamics Using Machine Learning and Forward Modeling |
Oberdick, Samuel Advisor: Majetich |
Patterned Magnetic Structures via Directed Assembly of Nanoparticles and E-Beam Lithography |
Özbek, Melih Advisor: Croft |
Large Scale 3D Mapping of the Intergalactic Medium with the Lymanalpha Forest Using Hydrodynamic Simulations and SDSS–III BOSS DR12 |
Ranger, Chasen Advisor: Rollet |
An Algorithmic Application of Orientation Relationship Geometries to Reconstruct High Temperature Phase Microstructures, Applications in Steel and Additively Manufactured Titanium |
Singh, Sukhdeep Advisor: Mandelbaum |
Weak Lensing Science with BOSS |
Staib, Michael Advisor: Meyer |
Calibrations of Charged Particle Tracking and Measurements of ω Photoproduction with the GlueX Detector |
Stetten, Amy Advisor: Garoff |
Capillary and Transport Phenomena of Liquid Drops Spreading on Miscible Liquid Subphases |
Swisher, Nora Advisor: Abarji (Mathematics) |
Data Analysis of Rayleigh-Taylor Unstable Flows |
Vaidya, Varun Pradeep Advisor: Rothstein |
Exploring New Physics via Higgs Cascade |
Vardanyan, Tereza Advisor: Holman |
Formal Topics in Inflation |
Wang, Xin Advisor: Deserno |
Elasticity of Lipid Membrane Leaflets: Determining Pivotal Plane and Tilt Modulus in Computer Simulations |
Yao, Sanxi Advisor: Widom |
Alloy Phase Diagrams Studied with First Principles Calculations |
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
Student |
Thesis Title |
Altay, Gabriel Advisor: Croft |
Cosmological Radiative Transfer |
Bulava, John Advisor: Morningstar |
An Improved Variance Reduction Technique for Stochastic All-to-All Quark Propagators in Lattice QCD Spectrum Computations |
Galyardt, Jason Advisor: Russ |
Correlations in Bottom Quark Pair Production at the Fermilab Tevatron |
Gong, Haijun Advisor: Schwartz (Biological Sci.) & Widom |
Computational Models of Protein Sorting in the Golgi Apparatus |
Pan, Jianjun Advisor: Nagle |
Supramolecular Organization of the Antimicrobial Peptide Alamethicin in Fluid Membrames |
Pueschel, Elisa Advisor: Paulini |
Measurement of the CP Violating Phase sin(2βs) using Bs0 -> J/Ψ Φ Decays at CDF |
Wei, Yuli Advisor: Garoff |
Dynamic Wetting of Viscous and Viscoelastic Fluids |