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  1. Department Head
  2. Associate Department Heads
  3. Department Ombudspersons
  4. Graduate Faculty
  5. Instructional Faculty
  6. Adjunct Faculty
  7. Visiting Faculty
  8. Emeritus Faculty
  9. Staff
  10. Research Associates
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  12. Graduate Students
Listing of personnel in the Penn State Physics Department including name, phone number and email address
Department Head
Name Phone Email
Samarth, Nitin (814) 863-0136 nxs16 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Associate Department Heads
Name Phone Email
Hudson, Eric (814) 863-5345 ehudson [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Robinett, Richard (814) 863-0965 rq9 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Weiss, David (814) 863-3076 dsweiss [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Department Ombudspersons
Name Phone Email
Purdy Drew, Kirstin (814) 863-6778 krp15 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Sofo, Jorge (814) 777-3450 sofo [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Graduate Faculty
Name Phone Email
Albert, Réka (814) 865-6123 rza1 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Ashtekar, Abhay (814) 863-9601 ashtekar [ AT ] gravity [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Badding, John (814) 777-3054 jvb2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bai, Lu (814) 863-4824 lub15 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bianchi, Eugenio (814) 865-3147 exb34 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bojowald, Martin (814) 865-3502 bojowald [ AT ] gravity [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Brandt, Niel (814) 865-3509 wnb3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Carmona Benitez, Maria del Carmen
Chan, Moses (814) 863-2622 chan [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Chang, Cui-Zu cxc955 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Cole, Milton mwc [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Collins, John (814) 863-0783 jcc8 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Coutu, Stephane (814) 865-2015 coutu [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Cowen, Doug (814) 863-5943 cowen [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Crespi, Vincent (814) 863-0163
de Viveiros, Luiz ldeviveiros [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Fichthorn, Kristen (814) 863-4807 fichthorn [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Finn, Lee (814) 863-9598 lsfinn [ AT ] gwastro [ DOT ] org
Gemelke, Nathan (814) 865-6871 ndg3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Gibble, Kurt (814) 863-5343 kgibble [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Günaydin, Murat (814) 863-0144 murat [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Hanna, Chad (814) 865-2924 crh184 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Heppelmann, Steven (814) 863-3157 heppel [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Hudson, Eric (814) 863-5345 ehudson [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jain, Jainendra (814) 574-7497 jkj2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jin, Dezhe (814) 863-6673 dzj2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Larson, Daniel (814) 865-6092 djl18 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Li, Qi (814) 863-5347 qil1 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Liu, Chaoxing (814) 863-0016 cxl56 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Liu, Ying (814) 863-0090 yxl15 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mak, Kin Fai (814) 863-5342 kzm11 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mallouk, Thomas (814) 863-9637 tem5 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mcentaffer, Randall (814) 863-6091 rlm90 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Meszaros, Peter (814) 863-4167 nnp [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mocioiu, Irina (814) 865-3721 irina [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mostafá, Miguel (814) 865-4306 miguel [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Murase, Kohta (814) 863-9594 murase [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
O'Hara, Kenneth (814) 865-7259 kohara [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rechtsman, Mikael mcrworld [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rigol, Marcos (814) 865-2286 mrigol [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Robinett, Richard (814) 863-0965 rq9 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Roiban, Radu (814) 863-5811 radu [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Samarth, Nitin (814) 863-0136 nxs16 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Sathyaprakash, B.S. (814) 865-3062 bss25 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Schiff, Steven (814) 863-4210 sschiff [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Shan, Jie (814) 865-7258 jus59 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Shandera, Sarah (814) 863-9595 ses47 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Sofo, Jorge (814) 777-3450 sofo [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Stasto, Anna (814) 865-7976 ams52 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Strikman, Mark (814) 883-6611 strikman [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Terrones, Mauricio (814) 865-0343 mut11 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Weiss, David (814) 863-3076 dsweiss [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhu, Jun (814) 865-4376 jxz26 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Instructional Faculty
Name Phone Email
Costantino, Daniel (814) 865-9018 djc321 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Leblond, Louis (814) 865-5233 lul29 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Purdy Drew, Kirstin (814) 863-6778 krp15 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Smitka, Michael (814) 865-2658 mts56 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Van Hook, Stephen (814) 863-4297 sjv11 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Adjunct Faculty
Name Phone Email
Frankfurt, Leonid llf8 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Harutyunyan, Avetik aharutyunyan [ AT ] honda [ DASH ] ri [ DOT ] com
Owen, Benjamin bjo10 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Schiffer, Peter pschiffe [ AT ] illinois [ DOT ] edu
Sommers, Paul pds14 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Visiting Faculty
Name Phone Email
Chung, Moon (814) 863-1816 mschung [ AT ] ulsan [ DOT ] ac [ DOT ] kr
Corichi, Alejandro
Lewandowski, Jerzy
Penrose, Roger
Emeritus Faculty
Name Phone Email
Anderson, James (814) 865-3933 jba [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Castleman, Albert (814) 865-7242 awc [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Cutler, Paul (814) 865-2832 phc [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Diehl, Renee (814) 865-9251 rdiehl [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Fleming, Gordon (814) 865-5872 gnf1 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Graetzer, Reinhard (814) 865-7533 rxg8 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Grotch, Howard h1g [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Herman, Roger (814) 865-1295 rmh2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kazes, Emil (814) 865-1295 exk7 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kendall, Bruce (814) 863-0080 bxk2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mahan, Gerald (814) 865-6092 gdm12 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Maynard, Julian (814) 865-6353 maynard [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Shaw, Peter pbs [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Whitmore, James j5w [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Willis, Roy (814) 865-6101 rfw4 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Staff
Name Phone Email
Callahan, Jennifer (814) 863-4697 jec42 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Diamanti, Melissa (814) 863-0108 mxd212 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Harter, Kaylee (814) 863-0118 kah281 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Homan, Amy (814) 865-1217 aqs3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jabco, Ryan (814) 865-4142 rjj3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Lucas, Paul (814) 865-5982 pil2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
McMonagle, Mary (814) 865-9019 mmm55 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Miceli, Darlene (814) 863-0004 djm60 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mortimore, Julianne (814) 865-6108 jrm62 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Neshteruk, Randi (814) 863-9605 rxh1 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pace, Alexander (814) 865-9969 aep14 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Patton, Denise (814) 863-0007 dah182 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Penn, Randy (814) 865-5542 rjp24 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Straw, Karin (814) 863-9759 kss3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Treaster, Timothy (814) 865-4142 tjt10 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zitek, Jerie Ann (814) 863-3537 jaz2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Research Associates
Name Phone Email
Anderson, Tyler (814) 865-2013 tba109 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Elias Arriaga, Ana Laura
Fujisawa, Kazunori kuf15 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mognet, Samuel sam378 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Perea Lopez, Nestor (814) 865-0343
Pretz, John jrp32 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Richardella, Anthony arr19 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhao, Weiwei wxz12 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Post-Docs
Name Phone Email
Chamberlin, Sydney (814) 867-2461 smc6287 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Chiu, Yi-Hsin yuc210 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Eller, Philipp pde3 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
G. T. Zañudo, Jorge jgtz [ AT ] phys [ DOT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jiang, Shengwei szj9 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Keivani, Azadeh (814) 863-9596 auk37 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kotko, Piotr pxk19 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Meacher, Duncan duncan [ DOT ] meacher [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Miao, Ludi lxm66 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Modak, Ranjan rkm28 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Oikonomou, Foteini (814) 865-3719 oikonomou [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Olmedo Nieto, Javier jao44 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Satz, Alejandro
Shin, Jae Ho jzs58 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Tang, Youjian yzt102 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Vidmar, Lev luv2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wang, Hailong hxw31 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wen, Hua huw23 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Yeh, Yin-Ting yxy155 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Graduate Students
Name Phone Email
Albert, Joseph (814) 865-2811 jxa357 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Banerjee, Riju riju [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Baytas, Bekir bub188 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bedford, Bailey bkb184 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bell, Michael (814) 863-7975 msb5390 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bonga, Beatrice bpb165 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Borhanian, Ssohrab sub284 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Bulanchuk, Pavlo pzb129 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Buyukcam, Umut uxb101 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Chai, Wuqiong wxc83 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Chen, Yixuan yuc206 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Chuang, Ya-Wen yuc204 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Coleman, Alan axc1052 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Consevage, Steven smc1074 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Crowe, Sean S [ DOT ] Crowe [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
DeLaunay, James jjd330 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
DelloStritto, Mark (814) 863-7505 mjd1056 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Deutsch, Anne-Sylvie afd126 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Dilks, Christopher cjd5150 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Dimitrov, Edgar ehd6 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Ding, Ding dud79 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
DuCharme, Garrett gzd13 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Dusch, Bill wgd111 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Evans, Christopher cbe5075 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Faugno, William wnf5015 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Feng, Simin swf5126 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Fernandez Flores, Miguel m [ DOT ] a [ DOT ] fernandez [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Flanagan, Thomas tcflanagan [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Foley, Thomas ttf110 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Fonta, Francisco frf109 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Gan, Xiao xxg114 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Ge, Yang (814) 863-1816 yug124 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Giraldo Mejia, Felipe fzg5062 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Godwin, Patrick pjg220 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Gong, Yiyang ywg5045 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Granzier-Nakajima, Tomotaroh txg210 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Green, Brett brg5241 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Guglielmon, Jonathan jag585 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Hackl, Lucas (925) 222-5347 lucas [ DOT ] hackl [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Holter, Neal nsh2 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Huang, Feifei fxh140 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Huang, Ying-Tzu yxh180 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Ismail, Arif Mawardi abi104 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jiang, Jue jzj156 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Jiang, Yu yuj119 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kally, James jck246 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kamp, Eric ejk216 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kang, Kaifei kxk310 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Katz, Benjamin bnk120 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kempinger, Susan sec273 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kesavan, Aruna aok5232 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kim, Tae Ken tuk158 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Krainov, Lev lxk67 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Kumar, Aishwarya azk190 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Lanfranchi, Justin jll1062 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Li, Jing jil5369 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Li, Lizhong lul64 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Lin, Zhong zzl116 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Liu, Mingzu (814) 954-9215 liumz [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Liu, Qi qxl125 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Lu, Jiali jul401 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Lucas, Nicholas nxl5154 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Madhukar Mallayya, Krishnanand kmm608 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Magee, Ryan rzm50 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Maheshwari, Parul ppm5104 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Malone, Kelly kam686 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Malvania, Neel nxm286 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Marcum, Andrew asm264 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
McCreary, Amber adm273 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Messick, Cody cody [ DOT ] messick [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Mubin, Shafat
Noh, Jiho jzn138 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pabbi, Lavish lxp235 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pan, Yu yyp5028 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pankova, Daria dup193 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Peterman, Phillip prp122 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Phuntsok, Jamyang jup248 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pillsbury, Timothy tsp136 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Price, Craig ccp134 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Pu, Songyang sjp5650 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rable, Jeffrey jgr27 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rincon Ramirez, Monica Tatiana mxr463 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Robbins, Jacob jlr6042 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rodriguez, Justin jrr330 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rosenberg, Matthew mmr253 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Rozum, Jordan jcr52 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Sarkar, Aakash axs597 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Schendes Tavares, Leonardo lue119 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Schirmer, Jonathan jzs429 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Schussheim, Daniel dts186 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Senno, Nicholas nbs5044 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Shen, Yufei yzs133 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Snelgrove, Anna ars6149 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Sohn, Egon exs423 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Summa, Branden bjs450 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Tang, Cheng czt140 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Tupikov, Yevhen yzt116 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Turley, Colin cft114 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Umar, Mohamed Mauroof mfu102 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
van Kuppeveld, Martinus mvk18 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wang, Qingze quw108 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wang, Tao tuw169 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wang, Yuanxi yow5110 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wang, Zefang zxw130 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wilson, Joshua (814) 865-4298 jmw592 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wofford, John jlw1166 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Wu, Tsung-Yao tuw168 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Xiao, Di dux104 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Xiao, Run rxx11 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Xie, Hongchao hxx116 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Xu, Wei wxx109 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Yang, Gang gzy105 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Yin, Zhenxi zvy5055 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Yu, Jiabin jky5062 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Yuan, Chengchao cxy52 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zakrzewski, Brian bmz122 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhang, Jianxiao juz153 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhang, Ruixing rxz151 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhang, Teng tuz114 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhang, Yicheng (814) 863-1816 yjz5120 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhang, Yuhe yuz145 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhao, Jianshi (814) 865-9388 jwz5122 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhao, Jianyun jxz233 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhao, Tongzhou tuz38 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zhao, Yifan yzz205 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zheng, Boyang buz118 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zheng, Yuanxia yuz141 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zou, Fan fuz20 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu
Zundel, Laura lza122 [ AT ] psu [ DOT ] edu