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Gretchen Campbell

Areas of Specialization:
Laser Cooling and Trapping of Neutral Atoms Ultracold atoms in Optical Lattices

Honors and awards:

2008 Finalist DAMOP thesis prize of the American Physical Society
2006 Martin Deutsch Prize For Excellence in Experimental Physics, MIT
2005 OSA New Focus/Bookham Student Award



Atomic Physics
Laser Cooling and Trapping Group

Employment History:

(2009-Present) Physicist, NIST,
Fellow of the NIST/Univ. of Maryland
Joint Quantum Institute and
Adjunct Professor of Physics, University of Maryland.

(2007-2009) NRC postdoctoral fellow, JILA.


2006 Ph.D., Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA


2001 B.A., Physics
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA


Phone: 301-975-4271
Email: gretchen.campbell@nist.gov
Fax: 301-975-8272