Group Alumni

Dr Barnaby Levin

Postdoctoral Scholar
Crozier Group
Arizona State University

Ph.D. Cornell University, 2017.
MPhys (Undergraduate), University of Oxford.
Email: Barnaby Levin


Prof. Robert Hovden

Asst. Prof, University of Michigan, Materials Science and Engineering

Ph.D., Cornell University 2014
Postdoc, Cornell University
BS Georgia Institute of Technology
Email: Robert Hovden

Dr Julia Mundy

Assistant Professor of Physics, Harvard University

Ph.D., Cornell University 2014
BA, MA Harvard University
Email: Julia Mundy


Prof. Pinshane Huang

Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, UIUC

Ph.D., Cornell University 2014
BA Carleton College
Email: Pinshane Huang

Dr. Megan Holtz

Postdoctoral Researcher
Schlom Group
Cornell University
Ph.D., Cornell University 2017
BS Trinity University
Email: Megan Holtz

Qingyun Mao

BS University of Science and Technology of China
Email: Qingyun Mao

Dr Yingchao (Alex) Yu

Ph.D., Cornell University 2014
BS Xiamen University
Email: Yingchao Yu

Prof. Shriram Ramanathan
Summer Student, Bell Labs, 2000
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2002
Assoc. Prof. of Materials Science, Harvard University

Prof. Paul Voyles
Postdoctoral Researcher, Bell Labs, 2000-2002
Ph.D., UIUC, 2001
Assoc. Prof. of Materials Science, UW Madison

Dr. James Loudon
Postdoc, Cornell 2006-2007
Ph.D. Cambridge University, 2004
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Cambridge University

Dr Chantal Subrack
Summer Student, Bell Labs, 2000
Ph.D., Northwestern University, 2004
Argonne National Laboratory Materials Science Division

Dr. Matthew Weyland
Postdoc, Cornell 2004-2006
Ph.D., Cambridge University, 2001
Senior Research Fellow
Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy,

Dr. Martin Couillard
Postdoc, Cornell 2006-2008
Ph.D., University of Birmingham
Semiconductor Insight, Research Officer at National Research Council Canada

Dr. Aycan Yurtserver
Ph.D., Cornell University 2008
Postdoc, CalTech 2008 -2014
Assistant Professor, Canada Research Chair in Ultrafast Dynamics of Nanoscale Systems
Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS)

Dr. Peter Ercius
Ph.D., Cornell University 2009
Postdoc, National Center for Electron Microscopy, LBL 2009 - 2011
Staff, National Center for Electron Microscopy, LBL 2011-

Prof. Judy Jeeyoung Cha
Ph.D., Cornell University 2009
Postdoc, Stanford 2009 -2013
Asst. Prof. of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science;
Yale University

Dr. Jerome Hyun
Ph.D., Cornell University 2009
Postdoc, Northwestern 2009 -

Prof. Lena Fitting-Kourkoutis
Ph.D., Cornell Uni. 2009
Postdoc, Cornell Uni. 2009-2011
Humbolt Fellow, Max Planck
Institute For Biochemistry 2011-2012
Asst. Prof. of Applied Physics, Cornell University

Prof. Huolin Xin

Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy, UC Irvine

B.S., Peking University 2005

Ph.D., Cornell University 2011

Postdoc, UC Berkeley 2011-2013

Scientist, Brookhaven National Lab 2013-2018

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Dr. Ye Zhu
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Postdoc, Cornell University 2010-2012
Research Fellow, Monash University 2012-2016
Asst. Prof, Department of Applied Physics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Dr. Yimo Han
Postdoctoral Scholar, Princeton University, Yan Group.
Ph.D. Cornell University, 2018.
BS Tsinghua University
Email: Yimo Han

Dr. Kayla Nguyen 

Current: Postdoctoral Scholar

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign - Huang Group

PhD., Cornell University 2018

B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara