Undergraduate Research Projects AY13-14

Student Project and Supervisor
Timothy Kennelly "Ordering of injection events with Saturnian SLS longitude and local time," Professor Gurnett
Kenny Heitritter "Analysis of pulsar wind nebulae in SNR," Professor McEntaffer
Shawn Kilpatrick Grating verification facility operator, Professor McEntaffer
Drew Coffin "Rigel telescope, determining parallax of near Earth asteroids and photometric calibration of stars," Professor Mutel
Lincoln Adams "CMS HF Upgrade, Forward calorimetry R&D project," Professors Nachtman and Onel
Jared Corso "CMS HF Upgrade, Secondary emission calorimetry project," Professors Nachtman and Onel
David Southwick "CMS HF Upgrade, Secondary emission calorimetry project," Professors Nachtman and Onel
Aaron Masover "CMS HF Upgrade," Professors Nachtman and Onel
Trevor Knuth "CMS HF Upgrade," Professors Nachtman and Onel
Josh Cebulski "Building a Fizeau laser wavemeter," Professor Skiff
Tony Rogers "Building a radio-frequency inductively coupled plasma source," Professor Skiff
Siqi Ge "Rebuilding a magnet cooling system," Professor Skiff
Nicholas Rolston "Growth of semiconductor nanowires," Professor Prineas
Maxwell Lassise "Growth of semiconductor nanowires," Professor Prineas
Jacob Buffo "Analysis of coronal plasma properties with 5 solar radii," Professor Spangler
Tim Kennelly "Momentum space partial wave Argonne V18 potential," Professor Polyzou
Chuck Han "Spin content of relativistic wave functions," Professor Polyzou
Jeffrey Moore "Electronic structure and spin lifetimes of diamond-based materials," Professor Flatté
Thomas Peterson "Quark-String Models," Professor Polzyou
Benjamin Donovan "Alignment tolerances and stability for X-ray gravity modules," Professor McEntaffer
Drew Miles "Development for the OGRESS suborbital X-ray rocket," Professor McEntaffer
Thomas Peterson "X-ray testing of a silicon drift detector," Professor Kaaret
Tyler Page "X-ray diagnostics of thermal plasmas," Professor Gayley
Susan Schmitz "Observations of molecular clouds and star formation in the galactic center," Professor Lang
Henry Wroblewski "Java Script Programming for Van Allen Probes Data Analysis," Professor Kletzing
Charles Stapleford "Windspeed Modulated Shocks in Hot-Star Winds," Professor Gayley