Jane Nachtman, Ph.D.

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Professor
Biography
Research Interests: 

Experimental elementary particle physics.

Research: 
  • 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
Research areas
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
Jane Nachtman
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1997
Office
Address

106 Van Allen Hall (VAN)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States