Civil Servant Astrophysicist, NASA GSFC
Dr Rigby's scientific interests are centered around how galaxies evolve with time She is interested in the growth of black holes in the centers of galaxies, the creation in stars of the elements in the periodic table, and the relationships between these parts of galaxy growth To study these topics,...
Professor, Physics, Simon Fraser University
Current Research Interests Mechanical properties of the extracellular matrix protein collagen at different hierarchies of scale (molecular, fibrillar; self-assembly mechanism) Development of high-throughput single-molecule force spectroscopy measurements: centrifuge force microscopy ...
Isabel N Angelo
Graduate Student, Physics & Astronomy, University of California, Los Angeles
Isabel N Angelo
I study extrasolar planet compositions and systems architectures to learn about how planets form and evolve For my research, I combine observational and theoretical tools such as radial velocities and dynamical simulations to uncover exoplanet evolution and formation histories
Postdoc, PMA Division, California Institute of Technology
Neutrinos are one of the fundamental particles from which the universe is built They are highly elusive as they only interact via the weak force Neutrinos come in three flavors and oscillate from one kind to another depending on their energy and the distance traveled The flagship US experiments...
Postdoc, Cornell University
I am a 51 Pegasi b postdoctoral fellow at Cornell University My work focuses on building a deeper understanding of the dynamic and diverse moons within of our solar system by characterizing the chemical and physical processes underlying their unique environments I am particularly interested in the...
Researcher, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
I am an Astrophysicist at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA I received my doctorate in Physics at the University of Palermo (Italy) on the topic of coronal activity in the Sun and other stars After my graduate studies I held a post-doctoral...
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, Harvard University
I received my PhD in experimental particle physics working on the Collider Detector at Fermilab on B-baryon searches and high-mass Higgs searches Then I switched to medical physics and did a residency program in Radiation Oncology physics Now I'm an academic clinical physicist at Massachusetts...
Sarah Porten Miller
Instructor at Vanguard College Prep School and Researcher at Skidmore College, Math & Science, Skidmore College
Sarah Porten Miller
My name is Sarah Miller, I am 22 years old and have just graduated from Skidmore College after double-majoring in Physics and Math While at Skidmore, I studied Active Galactic Nuclei with my professor, and conducted research with her in which we used computer programs to model the AGN using their...
Professor, Physics, University of Wisconsin–Madison
Born, raised, educated in Rome, Italy, I came to the US in 1999 as a full professor I won awards, got grants, built instruments, got terrific results on all how biominerals, that is, crystalline materials, are built by living organisms for their evolutionary advantage
Anna A Kwiatkowski
Research Faculty, TITAN group, TRIUMF
Anna A Kwiatkowski
My research focuses on high-precision measurements of radioactive ions using atomic-physics techniques For example, mass spectrometry of radionuclides is critical to understand the forces that tie the atomic constituents together, the birth and death of a star, as well as the search for physics...
Research Scientist, Neutrino Division, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Jennifer L Raaf is a Senior Scientist at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) She studies neutrinos to understand how they fit into our best description of the universe The underground locations of many neutrino experiments also enable searches for extremely rare processes like proton...
Professor, Physics, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Theodosia Gougousi is a Professor in the department of Physics at UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) She received her BS in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1990 and her MS and PhD in Physics from the University of Pittsburgh in 1993 and 1996 Prior to...
Associate Professor, McGill Space Institute/Physics Department, McGill University
My research explores the extreme endpoints of matter in the Universe: black holes and neutron stars I am PI on programs to identify electromagnetic counterparts to gravitational wave sources detected by LIGO-Virgo, including the 2017 discovery of the first neutron star merger GW170817, for which I...
Assistant Professor, Physics & Astronomy, Oberlin College
Dr Jillian M Scudder is an Assistant Professor at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio Her PhD thesis focused on the physics of galaxy collisions in the local universe (through both optical and radio observations), and during her postdoc at the University of Sussex, she expanded her research to more...
Research Scientist, Magnetic Fusion Energy, General Atomics
Dr Kathreen Thome is an experimental plasma physicist for General Atomics in San Diego Her interest in plasmas and fusion began in her 10th-grade chemistry class when she first learned about fusion, the process that produces energy in the stars This led her to commit to focusing her career on...
Assistant Professor, Physics, Sarah Lawrence College
Past research in novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques for 3D imaging of solids and using optical magnetometry for low-field nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) Current research involves building a low-cost MRI setup to explore cross-disciplinary magnetic resonance (MR) applications In...
Instructor, Physics, Illinois Institute of Technology
I am currently involved mostly in education research, particularly at the grade and middle school levels My past research has included BL Lacs, radio surveys, X-ray analysis and BAL QSOs
Graduate Student, Lavrentovich Lab, Kent State University
I am an experimental physicist and my research focuses on understanding the mechanical properties and the physical laws that derive the interactions in active systems
Graduate Student, Planetary Science, California Institute of Technology
I am currently a graduate student and NSF Fellow in the Planetary Sciences Department at Caltech My research interests are centered on exoplanets, namely the chemical and dynamical conditions of their formation and evolution I am also heavily involved with science outreach and organizing efforts to...
Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department,
Gabriela González is a professor of physics and astronomy at Louisiana State University searching for gravitational waves with the LIGO team She was born in Córdoba, Argentina, where she studied before pursuing her PhD in Syracuse University, obtained in 1995 She was a staff scientist in the...
Research Faculty, Physics Education Research Group, Dept. of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park
Dr Turpen is a Research Assistant Prof in the Dept of Physics at Univ of Maryland focused on physics (and engineering) education research I work to design and research contexts for learning (for students, educators, and faculty) typically within higher education My research draws from perspectives...
Professor, Physics, Kansas State University
Dr Eleanor Sayre is a Professor of Physics at Kansas State University and co-Director of the Professional development for Emerging Education Researchers (PEER) Institute Her lab conducts research on how university faculty members become better at their jobs, including their pedagogical practices...
Graduate Student, Physics & Astronomy,
Currently, I study hot Jupiter occurrence rates in the Galactic bulge via optical photometry In my free time I enjoy hiking, photography, and cooking
Postdoc, McGill Space Institute, McGill University
Kristen currently a postdoctoral fellow at the McGill Space Institute, where she uses multiwavelength observations to identify objects in extreme gravitational environments and the dense stellar clusters that host them She got her PhD in astrophysics in July 2020 from Michigan State University, and...