Research with Physics Faculty

James Battat
Assistant Professor of Physics
Experimental particle astrophysics including dark matter detection and precision tests of gravity with lunar laser ranging

Robbie Berg
Professor of Physics
Creates new electronic tools to expand the range of what people can design and create—and what they learn in the process.

Ted Ducas
Professor of Physics
Engaged in laser spectroscopy, physics applied to biological systems, curricular development across disciplines, outreach to young learners and the public.

Yue Hu
Associate Professor of Physics
Experimental and theoretical work in complex fluids, mentoring students, using advanced computational tools in undergraduate physics curriculum.

William Quivers
Associate Professor of Physics
Theoretist interested in laser spectroscopy, effects of collisions on coherent processes in atoms, issues of race in science and medicine.

Glenn Stark
Professor of Physics
Molecular spectroscopist, focused on systems in atmospheric and astrophysical research.

Blin Zhuang '09

Recent hono​rs theses:
  • Kirsten Blancato '15
  • Kathryn Ledbetter '15
  • Aiman Sherani '15
  • Eunice Paik '15
  • Hannah Herde ’14
  • Helena Qi ’14
  • Catherine Matulis ’14
  • Lamiya Mowla ’13
  • Lucy Archer '12
  • Annabelle Batista '12
  • Tiffany Lin '12