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Available Research Assistantship Positions

To learn about any of these research opportunities, please contact the PI directly.

Name Research Area Date Posted
Manfra, Michael Research area: MBE growth and fabrication of devices to explore topological phases relevant to quantum computing 2021-05-04
Manfra, Michael Research area: measurement of devices exploring anyonic braiding statistics at low temperatures and high magnetic fields 2021-05-04
Neumeister, Norbert Research area: Experimental Particle Physics (LHC data analysis) 2021-05-04
Pushkar, Yulia Biophysics, X-ray spectroscopy, and laser spectroscopy (sponsored by NSF) 2021-05-10
Wang, Fuqiang Exp. heavy ion physics (STAR data analysis). Analyze STAR experiment data at Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider/Brookhaven National Lab., pertinent to the topological structure of the physical vacuum and the matter-antimatter asymmetry of the Universe. 2021-05-10
Xie, Wei Experimental heavy ion physics (CMS data analysis). Analyze heavy-ion data from the CMS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN. The focus is on probing quark gluon plasma using heavy flavor probes. 2021-05-10
Lang, Rafael Direct detection of dark matter in the lab, in particular using the XENON experiment at Gran Sasso (using a liquid xenon time projection chamber) and the Windchime project (using an array of accelerometers with quantum-enhanced readout). 2021-05-10
Lyanda-Geller, Yuli Condensed Matter Theory. Theory of topological phenomena relevant to quantum computing. Quantum Hall effect, Superconductivity. Mesoscopic physics, transport, and optical phenomena in new materials. 2021-05-10
Pyrak-Nolte, Laura Applied Physics/Biophysics 2021-05-11
Jones, Matthew High Energy Physics Experiment: Analysis of top and bottom quark decays using data collected with the CMS experiment and contributions to the international CMS tracking detector upgrade project for the High-Luminosity LHC. 2021-05-25

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