Quantum Optics and Francium Spectroscopy Former Members
At Stony Brook:
Gerald Gwinner (PhD 1995 co-directed with Gene Sprouse)
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
PhD Thesis: Laser Trapping of Radioactive Atoms.
Thomas Puppe (MS 1995)
Stefan A. Schloter (MS 1995)
Friedrich Koenig (MS 1996)
University of St. Andrews, Scotland, UK.
Jeffrey Ng (MSI 1996)
Juergen Gripp (PhD 1997)
Bell Labs, Alcatel Lucent, NJ.
PhD Thesis: Evolution of the vacuum Rabi sidebands.
Stephen L. Mielke (PhD 1998)
Luminartech, Orlando, FL
PhD Thesis: Intensity correlations and dynamical processes in cavity quantum electrodynamics.
John E. (Jesse) Simsarian (PhD 1998)
Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, NJ.
PhD Thesis: Laser spectroscopy and lifetime measurements on trapped francium.
Gregory T. Foster (PhD 2000),
New York City, NY.
PhD Thesis: Correlation measurements as a probe of fluctuations and dynamics of optical fields.
Joshua M. Grossman (PhD 2002)
St. Mary's College of Maryland, St Mary's City, MD.
PhD Thesis: Spectroscopy of trapped francium.
Wade P. Smith (PhD 2003)
University of Washington, Seattle WA.
PhD Thesis: Quantum feedback in cavity quantum electrodynamics.
Joseph E. Reiner (PhD 2003)
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA.
PhD Thesis: Conditional measurements, quantum feedback, and cold atoms in cavity QED.
Seth Aubin (PhD 2003)
University of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA.
PhD Thesis: High efficiency francium trap for precision spectroscopy.
Susan Metz (MSI 2004)
Photon Research Associates, Port Jefferson, NY.
Florian Baumer (MA 2004)
Almar Lange (MA 2004)
Eduardo Gomez (PhD 2005)
Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
PhD Thesis: Francium spectroscopy and a proposed anapole moment measurement.
Matthew L. Terraciano (PhD 2006),
Northrop Grumman, CT.
PhD Thesis: Cross-correlations and Entanglement in Cavity QED.
Rebecca Olson Knell (MSc 2008),
Adrian Pérez Galván (PhD 2009),
Vertex, San Diego, CA.
PhD Thesis: Studies of atomic properties of francium and rubidium.
Francisco Elohim Becerra (PhD 2009 from CINVESTAV ),
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.
PhD Thesis: Four Wave Mixing in a Diamond Configuration in Rb Vapor;
from Generation of 1367 nm Light to Correlations and Entanglement.
Basudev Roy (MSc 2010),
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India.
David G. Norris (PhD 2011),
Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, McLean,VA.
PhD Thesis: Experiments in Two-Mode Cavity QED.
Dong Sheng (PhD 2011),
University of Science and Technology, Hefei, China
PhD Thesis: Preparing the measurement of anapole moment in a chain of francium isotopes.
Michael C. Scholten (MSc 2008),
General Electric, Grand Rapids MI.
Andres D. Cimmarusti (PhD 2014),
Intel, Portland, OR.
PhD Thesis: Control protocols for manipulation of ground-state quantum beats in a cavity QED system.
Jonathan E. Hoffman, (PhD 2014),
Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, McLean,VA.
PhD Thesis: Optical nanofiber fabrication and analysis towards coupling atoms to superconducting qubits.
Sylvain Ravets, (PhD 2014 co-directed with Antoine Browaeys at Institute d'Optique),
C2N, Saclay, France.
PhD Thesis: Development of tools for quantum engineering using individual atoms: optical nanofibers and controlled Rydberg interactions.
Jeffrey A. Grover, (PhD 2015 )
Northrop Grumman, Cambridge, MA.
PhD Thesis: Atom-trapping and photon-counting experiments with optical nanofibers.
Jiehang Zhang, (PhD 2015)
JQI, UMD, College Park, MD.
PhD Thesis: Spectroscopy with Laser-cooled Francium and Progress on Atomic Parity Non-conservation.
Chris A. Schroeder, (PhD 2016 co-directed with Martin Plenio from University of Ulm, Germany)
PhD Thesis: Exploiting Collective Effects to Direct Light Absorption in Natural and Artificial Light-harvesters .
Burkley D. Patterson, (MSc 2016)
Northrop Grumman, MD.
MSc Thesis: Transmission Spectra of Rb 87 atoms near an Optical Nanofiber..
Pablo A. Solano, (PhD 2017)
MIT, Cambridge, MA.
PhD Thesis: Quantum Optics in Optical Nanofibers.
Jose Jimenez Mier, Sabbatical from UNAM, Mexico, 2002.
Stefano Veronesi, Visitor from University of Siena, Italy, 2002.
At Stony Brook:
Perry Rice, Miami University, Oxford OH, (Sabbatical 2003-2004).
Julio Gea Banacloche, University of Arkansas (Sabbatical 2004).
Arturo Lezama, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay (January-February 2009) (Research visit).
Chrisian DiFidio, University of Rostock, Germany, March 2009.(Research visit)
Eduardo Gómez, from Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Mexico, Summer 2008, July 2009.(Research visit)
Pablo Barberis, from UNAM, Mexico, Spring 2008, Summer 2009, March 2010 (Research visit), March 2016 - March 2017 (Sabbatical)
Werner Vogel, University of Rostock, Germany, September 2009 (Research visit)
Howard Carmichael, University of Auckland, New Zealand, July 2009-July 2010 (Sabbatical)
Howard Carmichael, University of Auckland, New Zealand, September 2014-December 2014, April 2016-June 2016 (Research visit)
Yanting Zhao, Shanxi University, China, Fall-Winter 2014-15 (Research visit)
Graduate Student Visitors:
Nicolas Leuillot (Visitor from ENS Paris, France) at Stony Brook (1995)
Jin Wang (Visitor from University of Queensland, Australia) at Stony Brook(2000)
Stefan Kuhr (Visitor from the University of Bonn, Germany) at Stony Brook(2001)
Arturo Fernández (Visitor from Universidad de Concepcion, Chile) at UMD Fall 2007
Ronan Bourgain (Visitor from the Ecole Normal Superieur, Cachan, France) at UMD Spring 2008
Pablo A. Solano, (Visitor from the Universidad de Concepcion, Chile) at UMD Spring 2011
J. David Wong Campos (Visitor from Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico) at UMD Spring 2013
Wanderson M. Pimenta (Visitor from Universidad Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil) at UMD Oct. 2012-Aug. 2013
Pierre Dussarrat, (Institute d'Optique, Palaiseau, France) at UMD Summer 2014
Eric Magnan, (Institute d'Optique, Palaiseau, France) at UMD Summer 2014
Dorian Isnard, (Institute d'Optique, Palaiseau, France) at UMD March to August 2015
Exchange Students at Stony Brook:
Juegen Gripp (1991)
Axel Goerlitz (1994)
Thomas Pupe (1995)
Stefan Schloter (1995)
Frederik E. W. Koenig (1996)
Frank Dimler (2003)
Florian Baumer (2004)
Almar Lange (2004)
Daniela Manoel, Campinas, Brasil
Daniel Freimund, Lincoln, Nebraska
Yanting Zhao, Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China
Jietai Jing, Normal University Shanghai, China
Zhihui Yan, Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China
At Stony Brook:
Michael Andrews (BSc 1994)
Lizz Judge (BSc 1995)
J.-Y. Jeong (BSc 1995)
David Entenberg (BSc 1996)
John Janis (BSc 1997)
Daniel Greenbaun (BSc 1999)
Boris Peker (BSc 2000)
Steven Christe (BSc 2001)
Masaki Tsukuda (BSc 2002)
Daniel DaSilva (BSc 2002)
Mathew Bubelnik (BSc 2003)
Chuiyi (Ginny) Woo (BSc 2004)
Jon D'Adamo (BSc 2004)
Ryan Fisher (BSc 2004)
Thomas Gresock (BSc 2008)
Joffrey Peters (BSc 2007)
Daniel Schwartz (BSc 2007)
Leo Singer (BSc 2009)
Brian P. Smith (BSc 2008)
Bryan Adomanis (BSc 2008)
Eric Cahoon (BSc 2009)
Jonathan Hood (BSc 2009)
Daniel Hemmer (BSc 2010)
Joshua Crawford (BSc 2011)
Artem Shvadskiy (BSc 2013)
Ian Schoch (BSc 2013)
Gary Chen (BSc 2013)
Peter Kordell (BSc 2013)
Uchenna Chukwu (BSc 2014)
Burkley D Patterson (BSc 2014)
Christiane Ebongue (BSc 2014)
Karthik Gopalan (BSc 2015)
Connor Hart (BSc 2015)
Michael Kossin (BSc 2015)
Xavier Gutierrez (BSc 2017)
Luke Corcos (BSc 2016)
Adnan Khan (BSc 2017)
Eliot F. Fenton
Undergraduate visitors (some through the summer program of the Sociedad Mexicana de Fisica, Division Altas Energias, and DICU):
At Stony Brook:
Braulio Gutierrez  (from UNAM, PhD UT Austin)
Gabriel Ramos  (from UNAM, PhD UA Tucson)
Betina Delgadillo  (from Tecnologico de Monterrey)
Erik Rosas  (from Centro de Investigaciones en Optica, PhD CIO)
Manuel de la Cruz  (from Universidad de Guadalajara, PhD Rochester)
Pedro Quinto  (from UNAM, PhD Rochester)
Ignacio Gallardo  (from UNAM, PhD UT Austin)
Adrian Perez  (from Universidad Iberoamericana, PhD UMD)
Salvador Hernandez  (from BUAP, PhD UNAM)
Julio Vargas  (from UMSNH)
Monserrat Bizarro  (from UNAM, PhD UNAM)
Guillermo Mallen  (from Universidad Iberoamericana)
Vicente Torres  (from UNAM)
Edgar Vigil  (from Universidad de las Americas)
Emiliana Rodriguez  (from UNAM)
Adonis Reyes  (from UNAM, PhD Technical University of Delft)
Carmen Hernandez  (from UNAM)
Itzel Santizo  (from UNAM)
Carla Orozco  (from ITESO worked with Jose Helim Aranda in Bio-enigineering)
Eloiza Zapata  (from UNAM)
Damian San Roman  (from UNAM)
Karina Jimenez  (from CINVESTAV, worked with Chris Helmerson)
Neil Corzo  (from CINVESTAV worked with Paul Lett)
Isabella Schramm  (from Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosí)
Marduk Bolaños  (from UNAM)
Diego Quiñones  (from Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosí)
Jorge Gomez  (from Universidad de Guadalajara)
Jesus Ramon Ramos  (from Universidad de Guadalajara, PhD Toronto)
Jose Eduardo Uruñuela  (from Universidad de Guadalajara)
Esteban Castro (from UNAM, worked with Trey Porto and Steve Rolston)
Dalia Ornelas  (from Universidad de Guanajuato)
Ana Valdés  (from UNAM)
Maria del Carmen Ruiz  (from Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosí)
Eslava del Rio  (from Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosí)
Jorge O. Gómez  (from UNAM)
Alan Preciado  (from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California)
Andrés Arámbulo  (worked with Jordan Goodman from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California)
Last Updated June 28, 2018
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