Associate Professor, Physics
B.S. with Honors, Applied Physics, California Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Office location: 331 Chapman
Phillips Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3255
Tel: (919) 962-5003
Fax: (919) 962-0480
Coherence Imaging Lab at the Jordan Lake boat launch immediately before our 5 mile hike.
Left to right: Ruofei Bu, Xiao Yu, Eric Boyers, Jessie Barrick, Justin Sierchio, Ana Doblas, Richard Blackmon, Hillel Price, and Santosh Balakrishnan.
Research Action Photos, 2015
Photos from 2014 Summer Send-Off Party
Photos from 2012 Summer Kick-Off Party
Photos from 2011 Holiday Party
Photos from 2010 Holiday Party
Current Group Members:
Dr. Lin Yang - Postdoc, Physics & Astronomy
Ruofei Bu - Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Jessie Barrick - Graduate Student, Physics & Astronomy
Santosh Balakrishnan - Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Ben Levy - Graduate Student, Physics
Kelsey Oeler - Graduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Hillel Price - Research Scientist
Jack Vincent - Undergraduate Student, Biomedical Engineering
Diwash Thapa - Recently Graduated Undergraduate Student, Physics
Past Group Members: Where did they go?
Richard Blackmon - Former Postdoc, left in June 2017.
Assistant Professor of Engineering at Elon University.
Kara Segerstrom - Graduated May, 2017, B.S., Biomedical Engineering.
Working at Plexus, Raleigh, NC.
Dr. Xiao Yu - Former Postdoc, left in May 2017.
Working at Chromologic, Monrovia, CA.
Prof. Ana Doblas - Former Postdoc, left in Fall of 2016.
Assistant Professor at U. Memphis.
Eric Boyers - Graduated May, 2016, B.S., Physics.
Graduate student in Physics at Boston University.
Dr. Justin Sierchio - Former Postdoc, left in March 2016.
Patent Examiner, U.S. Patent Office, Washington, DC.
C. Ryan Krebs - Graduated Dec, 2013, M.S. in Biomedical Engineering.
Hospital Corporation of America in Bowling Green, KY.
Jason Cooper - Graduated May, 2014, B.S. in Biomedical Engineering.
Epic in Madison, WI.
Dr. Raghav Chhetri - Graduated July, 2013, Ph.D., Physics.
Postdoc at Janelia Farm Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Ashburn, VA.
Zackary Phillips - Graduated May, 2013, B.S., Biomedical Engineering.
Graduate Student in EE at the University of California at Berkeley.
Zackary Bowen - Graduated May, 2013, B.S., Physics.
Graduate student in Biophysics at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Karan Mohan - Former Postdoc, left in Feb. 2012.
Biotech industry, San Jose, CA.
Amanda Sullivan - Graduated May, 2011, B.S., Physics.
Graduate student in Medical Physics at Vanderbilt University.
Gary Wilkins - Graduated Dec., 2010, B.S., Mathematics.
Research Technician in Neuroscience at UNC.
Dr. Shiguang Li - Former Postdoc, left in April, 2011.
Senior Scientist at the Institute of Microelectronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing.
Dr. Daniel Brandl - Former Postdoc, left in 2010.
Automation Engineer at NNE Pharmaplan, Morrisville, NC.
Nicole Estrich - Graduated May, 2010, B.S., Physics.
Graduate student in Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University.
Frances Ni - Graduated May, 2010, B.S., Applied Sciences.
Graduate student in Biomedical Engineering at the University of California, Irvine.
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