Fall 2021 Research Group Photo

Research group photos from previous years can be found here.

Faculty

Caitano L. da Silva

PI, Assistant Professor of Physics

PhD, Penn State University (2015)

Vita

Graduate Students

John G. Pantuso

Graduate Research Assistant

Formerly: Undergraduate Research Assistant (Fall/2018 – Spring/2021) & NM Space Grant Fellowship Awardee

Jacob Wemhoner

Graduate Research Assistant

Luis G. Contreras-Vidal

Graduate Research Assistant

Co-advised with: R. G. Sonnenfeld

Undergraduate Students

David Bennecke

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Co-advised with: S. Senay & P. R. Krehbiel

James Sanchez

Undergraduate Research Assistant

NM Space Grant Fellowship Awardee

NM AMP URS Fellowship Awardee

Michael C. Taylor

Undergraduate Research Assistant


Graduate Alumni

Alex Attanasio

MS in Physics (May/2021)

Graduate Research Assistant (Fall/2019 – Spring/2021)

Post. Bacc. Research Intern (Spring/2018 – Summer/2019)

Co-advised with: P. R. Krehbiel

First job after graduation: Los Alamos National Labs

Undergraduate Alumni

Sophia D. Salazar

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Spring/2018 – Fall/2019)

NM Space Grant Fellowship Awardee

First job after graduation: Lovelace Biomedical

Past Interns

Richard Roberts

Post. Bacc. Research Intern (Spring/2021)

Tyler Hester

Graduate Research Intern (Fall/2019)

Mathematics Department

Collaborators

Our research team is part of Langmuir Laboratory. Senior collaborators include:

Paul R. Krehbiel

Richard G. Sonnenfeld

Harald E. Edens

Ken B. Eack

Bill Winn