Jane M. Nachtman

Jane M. Nachtman
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1997
106 VAN
Office Phone: 
(319) 335-1844
Research Interests: 
Experimental elementary particle physics.
  • Searches for new phenomena, including Supersymmetry
  • Recent projects at CERN's LHC (CMS experiment)
  • On-campus facilities: hardware lab with VME-based electronics teststand
  • Students perform projects at accelerators, living and working there for one year or longer
  • Students learn to design and build mechanical and electronic components of detectors and to write code