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Electron Physics Group Staff


Management


Staff Photo J. McClelland

Jabez McClelland, Group Leader
Jabez McClelland is the Group Leader of the CNST Electron Physics Group. He received a B.A. in Physics and Music from Wesleyan University, and M.A. and Ph.D degrees in Physics from the University of Texas at Austin. more...



Research Staff

Project Leaders

Staff Photo - R. McMichael

Robert D. McMichael, Project Leader
Robert (Bob) McMichael is a Project Leader in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Engineering-Physics from Pacific Lutheran University, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics from the Ohio State University. more...

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Mark D. Stiles, Project Leader/NIST Fellow
Mark Stiles is a Project Leader and NIST Fellow in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from Yale University, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Physics from Cornell University. more...

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Joseph A. Stroscio, Project Leader/NIST Fellow
Joseph Stroscio is a Project Leader and NIST Fellow in the Electron Physics Group in the CNST. He received a B.S. and an M.S. in Physics from the University of Rhode Island, and a second M.S. and Ph.D. in Physics more...

Staff Photo - J. Unguris

John Unguris, Project Leader
John Unguris is a Project Leader in the Electron Physics Research Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from Carnegie Mellon University, and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Wisconsin. more...


Visiting Fellows and Researchers

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Brenton Knuffman, CNST Visiting Researcher
Brenton Knuffman is a CNST Visiting Researcher in the Electron Physics Group and a co-founder of zeroK Nanotech Corporation. He received a B.S. in Physics from Loyola University Chicago and a Ph.D. in Applied Physics more... 
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Daniel Pierce, CNST Visiting Fellow/NIST Fellow (Emeritus)
Daniel Pierce is a CNST Visiting Fellow working in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from Stanford University, a M.A. in Physics from Wesleyan University (CT), and a Ph.D. more...

Photo - A. Schwarzkopf Andrew Schwarzkopf, CNST Visiting Researcher
Andrew Schwarzkopf is a CNST Visiting Researcher in the Electron Physics Group and a Postdoctoral Researcher at zeroK NanoTech Corporation. Andrew received a B.A. in Physics from Cornell University more...
Photo - S. Solares Santiago Solares, CNST Visiting Fellow
Santiago Solares is a CNST Visiting Fellow in the Electron Physics Group and an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park. He received a B.S. and a Licenciado in Chemical more...
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Adam Steele, CNST Visiting Researcher
Adam Steele is a CNST Visiting Researcher in the Electron Physics Group and a co-founder of zeroK Nanotech Corporation. He received a B.S. in Physics from Carnegie-Mellon University, and a Ph.D. in Physics more...

Staff Scientists

Photo - W. Cullen William G. Cullen, CNST/UMD Research Scientist
William G. Cullen is a CNST/UMD Research Scientist in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from Murray State University and a Ph.D. in Physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology more...

Postdoctoral Researchers

Photo - V. Amin Vivek Amin, CNST/UMD Postdoctoral Researcher
Vivek Amin is a CNST/UMD Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and a Ph.D. in Physics from Texas A&M University more...
Photo - I. Gilbert Ian Gilbert, NRC Postdoctoral Researcher
Ian Gilbert is an NRC Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Applied Physics from Grove City College in 2010 and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Illinois more...
Photo - G. Khalsa Guru Khalsa, NRC Postdoctoral Researcher
Guru Khalsa is a National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. Guru received a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of New Mexico and Ph.D. in Physics more...
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Kyoung-Whan Kim, CNST/POSTECH Postdoctoral Researcher
Kyoung-Whan Kim is a CNST/POSTECH Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. and a Ph. D. in Physics from Pohang University of Science and Technology more...
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Hau-Jian (Jason) Liu, CNST Postdoctoral Researcher
Hau-Jian (Jason) Liu is a CNST Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from San Diego State University and a Ph.D. in Physics from Colorado State University more...
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William McGehee, NRC Postdoctoral Researcher
William McGehee is a NRC Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University more...
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Kevin Twedt, CNST/UMD Postdoctural Researcher
Kevin Twedt is a CNST/UMD Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from the University of Northern Iowa and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Maryland, College Park. more...
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Jonathan Wyrick, NRC Postdoctoral Researcher
Jonathan Wyrick is a National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Researcher in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Furman University, a second B.S. in Physics from James Madison University more...

Student Researchers and Research Assistants

Photo - A. Batker-Pritzker
Aaron Batker-Pritzker, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow
Aaron Batker-Pritzker is a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in the Electron Physics Group, and a Physics major at Harvey Mudd College. Aaron is working with Mark Stiles modelling torques induced by spin-orbit coupling in thin films and interfaces.
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Derrick Boone, CNST Graduate Student Collaborator
Derrick Boone is a CNST Graduate Student Collaborator/National Physical Sciences Consortium Fellow in the Electron Physics Group and a Ph.D. candidate in the applied physics department at Stanford University more...
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Lucas Bruzgulis, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow
Lucas Bruzgulis is a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in the Electron Physics Group, and a Nanoscale Science major SUNY Polytechnic Institute. Lucas is working with Bob McMichael investigating the use of diamond nitrogen-vacancy defects as a probe of magnetization dynamics in ferromagnetic nanostructures.
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Eddie Chang, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow
Eddie Chang is a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in the Electron Physics Group, and a Mechanical Engineering and Physics major at University of Maryland College Park. Eddie is working with Jabez McClelland evaluating the performance of a novel, focused ion beam microscope based on photoionization of laser-cooled lithium atoms.
Photo - J. Jaso Jeffrey Jaso, Graduate Student Researcher
Jeffrey Jaso is a Graduate Student Researcher in the Electron Physics Group and a Ph.D. candidate in Physics at George Mason University. He is also an electrical engineer at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center more...
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Carroll Reed, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow
Carroll Reed is a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in the Electron Physics Group, and a Computer Science major at Bowie State University. Carroll is working with Dylan Klomparens testing and modifying authentication software for web servers.
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Tanay Wakhare, Student Research Intern
Tanay Wakhare is a Student Research Intern in the Electron Physics Group and a student at Quince Orchard High School. Tanay is working with Mark Stiles helping to develop computer models for nanomagnet dynamics.

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Kevin Ying, Summer High School Intern
Kevin Ying is a Summer High School Intern in the Electron Physics Group and a senior in the International Baccalaureate program at Richard Montgomery High School. Kevin is working with Joseph Stroscio on programming virtual instruments for more advanced operation of scanning tunneling microscopes.

Support Staff

Administrative

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Jennifer Ross, Administrative Support Assistant
Jennifer Ross is an Administrative Support Assistant for the Electron Physics Group. She has a B.A. in Health Care Administration and Policy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. more...


Technical

Staff Photo - A. Band

Alan Band, Electronics Engineer
Alan Band is an Electronics Engineer in the Electron Physics Group. He has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, and an Associates degree in Bio-Medical Instrumentation Technology more...

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Neal Bertrand, PowerTek IT Specialist
Neal Bertrand is an IT Specialist from PowerTek Corporation working under contract in the Electron Physics Group for NIST’s Office of Information Systems Management (OISM). more...

Staff Photo - S. Blankenship

Steve Blankenship, Instrumentation Specialist
Steve Blankenship is an Instrumentation Specialist in the Electron Physics Group. He received a B.S. in Physics from the University of Mary Washington, and a M.S. degree in Physics from Virginia Commonwealth University more...

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Barbara Coalmon, IT Specialist
Barbara Coalmon is an IT Specialist in the Electron Physics Group. She has a B.S. in Computer Studies from the University of Maryland University College, College Park, MD. more...

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Glenn Holland, Instrumentation Specialist
Glenn Holland is an Instrumentation Specialist in the Electron Physics Group. Glenn has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Maryland College Park. Prior to joining the CNST in 2009, Glenn spent 22 years more...

Photo - D. Huang David Huang, IT Specialist
David Huang is an IT Specialist in the Electron Physics Group. He has a B.S. in Information Systems and an M.S. in Systems Engineering, both from University of Maryland, Baltimore County. more...
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Dylan Klomparens, IT Specialist
Dylan Klomparens is an IT Specialist in the Electron Physics Group. He has an M.S. in Computer Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Prior to joining the CNST, he worked for Hughes Network Systems more...

Staff Photo - D. Rutter

David Rutter, Electronics Technician
David Rutter is an Electronics Technician in the Electron Physics Group. He has an Associate degree in Electronics and Computer Technology from Electronic Institutes, Middletown, PA. David has over 10 years of experience more...