Columbia University

Department of Physics

538 West 120th Street
704 Pupin Hall MC 5255
New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-3366
(212) 854-3379 (fax)

http://physics.columbia.edu/

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Research Specialties and Staff

Research Specialties and Staff

Columbia University

Specialties for Degree Program

Research specialty Degree type
PhD
(Theoretical/Experimental)
Master's
(Final degree/Enroute to PhD)
Astrophysics Both -
Atmosphere, Space Physics, Cosmic Rays Experimental -
Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics Experimental -
Condensed Matter Physics Both -
Low Temperature Physics Both -
Nuclear Physics Both -
Optics Experimental -
Particles and Fields Both -
Relativity & Gravitation Theoretical -
Statistical & Thermal Physics Theoretical -

Departmental Research and Staff

THEORETICAL

Astrophysics

Andrei Beloborodov, Brian Greene, Lam Hui, Janna Levin, Brian Metzger, Alberto Nicolis, Rachel Rosen, Malvin Ruderman

Condensed Matter Physics

Igor Aleiner, Boris Altshuler, Ana Asenjo-Garcia, Andrew Millis

High Energy Physics

Norman Christ, Frederik Denef, Brian Greene, Janna Levin, Robert Mawhinney, Alfred Mueller, Alberto Nicolis, Erick Weinberg

Nuclear Physics

Nuclear physics and relativistic heavy-ion physics.

Statistical & Thermal Physics

Statistical mechanics and low-temperature physics.
Igor Aleiner, Boris Altshuler, Timothy Halpin-Healy, Andrew Millis

EXPERIMENTAL

Astrophysics

UV, X-ray, gamma-ray, gravitational-wave and high-energy neutrino astronomy/astrophysics; dark matter searches, experiments using ground-based detectors, rockets, balloons, and satellites.
Elena Aprile, Charles Hailey, Thomas Humensky, Bradley Johnson, Szabolcs Marka, Amber Miller, Reshmi Mukherjee

Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics

Emlyn Hughes, Sebastian Will, Tanya Zelevinsky

Biophysics

Szabolcs Marka, Ozgur Sahin

Condensed Matter Physics

Dmitri Bassov, Cory Dean, Abhay Pasupathy, Aron Pinczuk, Yasutomo Uemura

High Energy Physics

Gustaaf Brooijmans, Emlyn Hughes, Thomas Humensky, Georgia Karagiorgi, Reshmi Mukherjee, John Parsons, Michael Shaevitz, Michael Tuts

Nuclear Physics

Relativistic heavy-ion nuclear physics.
Brian Cole, William Zajc

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