April 22, 2017 at 5:52 pm

Physics & Astronomy Alumni News, 2000-09

Physics & Astronomy alumni news from 2015-16.

2000 – 09

David Principe, B.S. 2009, completed his Ph.D. at Rochester Institute of Technology in 2014 and is currently a Fondecyt Postdoctoral Fellow at Universidad Diego Portales in Santiago, Chile. He will be transitioning to a postoc at MIT in 2016.

Daniel Hoy, HTC Physics 2008, is working at Lake Shore Cryotronics in the Columbus area as a manufacturing engineer doing design and manufacture of magnetic sensors.

Justin Fink, Ph.D. 2007 (adviser Boettcher), is an Astrophysicist at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, DC.

Saima Naz Khan, Ph.D. 2007 (adviser Kordesch), is Assistant Professor of Physics at AWK University in Pakistan.

Aurangzeb Khan, Ph.D. 2006 (adviser Kordesch), is Dean, Faculty of Physical and Numerical Sciences and Professor in the Department of Physics at AWK University in Pakistan.

Yuri Pidopryhora, Ph.D. 2006 (adviser Shields), holds a research appointment in the Argelander-Institut fuer Astronomie at the University of Bonn, Germany.

Deepshikha Shukla, PhD 2006 (advisor Phillips), is currently an Associate Professor and the Program Chair of Physics at Rockford University (RU), a small private liberal arts college in Northern Illinois. She also serves as the International Faculty Fellow at RU and says that teaching undergraduate physics has been a very rewarding experience.

Anca Constantin, Ph.D. 2004 (adviser Shields), is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at James Madison University.

Andreas Weichselbaum, Ph.D. 2004 (adviser Ulloa), is a Privatdozent at Ludwig Maximilian University in Munich, Germany. An independent researcher in the group of Professor Jan von Delft, he has been named a Heisenberg Fellow in 2015. This fellowship identifies outstanding researchers and supports their work in advanced research topics.

Jacob Bak, Ph.D. 2000 (adviser Statler), is Director of Emerging Markets at MacKay Shields, an investment management firm in New York City.

Bassem Sabra, Ph.D. 2000 (adviser Shields), is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Notre Dame University-Louaize, located at Louaize, Lebanon.

View the complete newsletter as a pdf.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *