University of California, San Diego

Department of Physics

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0319
(858) 822-1074

http://physics.ucsd.edu/

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Research Specialties and Staff

Research Specialties and Staff

University of California, San Diego

Specialties for Degree Program

Research specialty Degree type
PhD
(Theoretical/Experimental)
Master's
(Final degree/Enroute to PhD)
Acoustics Theoretical -
Applied Physics Theoretical -
Astrophysics/Astronomy Both -
Atmosphere, Space Physics, Cosmic Rays Both -
Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics Experimental -
Biophysics Both -
Condensed Matter Physics Both -
Low Temperature Physics Experimental -
Materials Science, Metallurgy Experimental -
Optics Experimental -
Particles and Fields Both -
Plasma and Fusion Both -
Polymer Physics/Science Both -
Quantitative Biology Experimental -
Statistical & Thermal Physics Experimental -

Departmental Research and Staff

THEORETICAL

Acoustics

Henry Abarbanel

Astrophysics

Patrick Diamond, George Fuller, Daniel Green, Dusan Keres, Tongyan Lin, Michael Norman

Biophysics

Henry Abarbanel, Olga Dudko, Terence Hwa, Elena Koslover, Massimo Vergassola

Condensed Matter Physics

Daniel Arovas, Massimiliano Di Ventra, Michael Fogler, Tarun Grover, Jorge Hirsch, Terence Hwa, John McGreevy, Congjun Wu, Yi-Zhuang You

High Energy Physics

R. Sekhar Chivukula, Raphael Flauger, Daniel Green, Benjamin Grinstein, Kenneth Intriligator, Elizabeth Jenkins, Julius Kuti, Tongyan Lin, Aneesh Manohar, John McGreevy, Elizabeth Simmons

Nonlinear Dynamics and Complex Systems

Henry Abarbanel, Patrick Diamond, Alexander Groisman, Terence Hwa, Clifford Surko

Plasma and Fusion

Patrick Diamond, Daniel Dubin

Statistical & Thermal Physics

Daniel Arovas, Patrick Diamond, Daniel Dubin, Terence Hwa

EXPERIMENTAL

Astronomy

Kam Arnold, Steven Boggs, Adam Burgasser, Alison Coil, Brian Keating, Quinn Konopacky, Thomas Murphy, Karin Sandstrom, David Tytler, Shelley Wright

Biophysics

Alexander Groisman, Suckjoon Jun, David Kleinfeld, Eva-Mara Schoetz-Collins, Tatyana Sharpee, Douglas Smith

Condensed Matter Physics

Richard Averitt, Julio Barreiro, Dmitri Basov, Leonid Butov, Alex Frano, M. Maple, Jeremie Palacci, Tenio Popmintchev, Ivan Schuller, Oleg Shpyrko, Sunil Sinha, Douglas Smith

High Energy Physics

Steven Boggs, James Branson, Kaixuan Ni, Vivek Sharma, Frank Wuerthwein, Avraham Yagil

Plasma and Fusion

Clifford Surko

Polymer Physics/Science

Terence Hwa

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