Micheline Soley


Graduate Student in Chemical Physics

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow

Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology

Harvard University

Cambridge, MA


Harvard Page: http://www-heller.harvard.edu/people/micheline-soley

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Micheline_Soley

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Harvard University
Yale University


Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

PhD in Chemical Physics

  • Chemistry Concentration: Theoretical Chemistry, GPA 4.00

Yale University, New Haven, CT, May 2013

Intensive Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Music, Magna Cum Laude, Distinction in Both Majors

  • Intensive Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Music, GPA 3.95, Chemistry GPA 4.00
  • Chemistry Concentration: Theoretical Chemistry
  • Music Concentration: Classical Guitar, Jazz Piano, Soprano Voice

Lexington High School, Lexington, MA, June 2009

  • High School Diploma, GPA 4.15 on 4.0 Scale

ボストン日本語学校 (Japanese Language School of Greater Boston), Medford, MA, March 2009

  • Japanese Government High School Diploma, 答辞 (Valedictorian)


  • Tunneling, Dynamical Tunneling, and Flux
  • Double Replacement Reactions and Ultracold Molecular Chemistry
  • Optical Control: Molecular Switches
  • Quantum Optimal Control Optimization (QuOCO)
  • Comparison of Downhill Simplex Optimization and the Diffeomorphic Modulation under Observable-Response-Preserving Homotopy (D-MORPH) Algorithms
  • Optimal Control
  • Wigner Transform Formulation of Quantum Dynamics