Pursuing PhD in Physics
University of Texas, Austin TX (2006-Present)
B.S. in Physics (High Honors)
University of Maryland, College Park MD (2002-2006)
Graduate Research Assistant
Center for Nonlinear Dynamics, University of Texas at Austin (June 2007 – Present)
Physics Department, University of Texas at Austin (Aug 2006 – Present)
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Center for Superconductivity Research, University of Maryland in College Park (June 2004 – May 2006)
Development of the standing wave optical trap.
Development of novel optical instruments for manipulation, transport, sorting, mixing and assembly of nano-scale objects.
Study of the assembly processes of biological complexes.
Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 21, 20833-20848 (2011)
Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics, Vol. 6, Issue 11 (2011)
Submitted to Chaos (2006)
“Method to Generate Chaotic Electrical Signals at GHz Frequencies.”
Invention disclosure to the Office of Technology Commercialization, PS-2006-06
University of Maryland, College Park MD (May 2006)