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University of California, Santa Cruz
Natural Sciences II, #337
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Fax: (831) 459-5777

Phone (831-) Rm. # Mailing Address
Jason Nielsen
459-3457 NS2 #315 SCIPP*
Tesla Jeltema
Associate Director
459-2235 ISB #305 SCIPP*
Stefano Profumo,
Deputy Director for Theory
459-3039 ISB #325 Physics Department*
Margaret Wuerth
Asst. Director for Administration and Finance
459-2635 NS2 #335 SCIPP*
Vicki Johnson,
SCIPP Office

NS2 #337 SCIPP*

Name Area of Research
E-mail Address
Phone (831-) Rm. # Mailing Address
Shiva Abbaszadeh Detector 459-4929 ENG2 #243A SOE2
Tony Affolder Experimental Particle Physics 459-2996 NS2 #327 SCIPP*
Anthony Aguirre Theoretical Astrophysics 459-2449 ISB #321 Physics Department*
Wolfgang Altmannshofer Theoretical Particle Physics 459-2359 ISB #329 Physics Department*
Bill Atwood Experimental Particle Physics and Astrophysics 459-2202 NS2 #325 SCIPP*
Thomas Banks,
Theoretical Particle Physics 459-4297 ISB #328 Physics Department*
Marco Battaglia Experimental Particle Physics 459-4842 CERN* CERN**
George Blumenthal,
Chancellor Emeritus
Theoretical Astrophysics 459-3581 ISB #367 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Avishai Dekel Theoretical Astrophysics   ISB #259 SCIPP*
Michael Dine Theoretical Particle Physics 459-3033 ISB #322 Physics Department*
David Dorfan, Emeritus Experimental Particle Physics 459-4842 SCIPP* SCIPP*
Vitaliy Fadeyev Experimental Particle Physics 459-2126 NS2 #313 SCIPP*
Ryan Foley Astronomy and Astrophysics 459-2835 ISB #345 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Stefania Gori Theoretical Particle Physics 459-2356 ISB #325 Physics Department*
Alexander Grillo Experimental Particle Physics 459-3705 NS2 #341 SCIPP*
Puragra (Raja) Guhathakurta, Department Chair for Astronomy Astronomy and Astrophysics 459-5169 ISB #271 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Howard Haber Theoretical Particle Physics 459-4228 ISB #326 Physics Department*
Michael Hance Experimental Particle Physics 502-7321 NS2 #317 SCIPP*
Tesla Jeltema, Associate Director Astrophysics 459-2235 ISB #305 SCIPP*
Robert P. Johnson
Experimental Particle Physics and Astrophysics 459-2125 NS2 #323 SCIPP*
Alexie Leauthaud
Astronomy and Astrophysics 502-2319 CfAO #113 UCO / Lick Observatory*
Alan Litke Experimental Particle Physics and Neural Systems 459-1713 ISB #303 CERN**
Piero Madau High Energy Theoretical Astrophysics 459-3839 ISB #361 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Jason Nielsen,
Experimental Particle Physics 459-3457 NS2 #315 SCIPP*
Kenneth Pedrotti Electrical Engineer 459-1229 BE #253C SOE*
Joel Primack,
Distinguished Professor of Physics Emeritus
Theoretical Astrophysics 459-2580 ISB #318 Physics Department*
Stefano Profumo,
Deputy Director for Theory
Theoretical Astrophysics 459-3039 ISB #325 Physics Department*
J. Xavier Prochaska Astronomy and Astrophysics 459-2135 ISB #359 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz
Theoretical Astrophysics 459-3400 ISB #363 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Steven Ritz
Experimental Particle Physics and Astrophysics 459-3018 NS2 #331 SCIPP*
Constance Rockosi Astronomy and Astrophysics 459-5246 ISB #261 UCO/Lick Observatory*
Hartmut Sadrozinski Experimental Particle Physics 459-4670 ISB #315 SCIPP*
Terry Schalk
Experimental Particle Physics 459-3705 NS2 #341 SCIPP*
Bruce Schumm, Department Chair for Physics Experimental Particle Physics 459-3034 NS2 #329 SCIPP*
Abraham Seiden Experimental Particle Physics 459-2923 NS2 #333 SCIPP*
Alexander (Sasha) Sher Neural Systems 459-5701 ISB #309 SCIPP*
David Smith Experimental Astrophysics 459-2183 NS2 #321 SCIPP*
David A. Williams Experimental Astrophysics 459-3032 NS2 #319 SCIPP*


Research and Postdoctoral Physicists

Name Area of Research
E-mail Address
Phone (831-) Rm. # Mailing Address
Nicolo Cartiglia Visiting Research Associate, Experimental Particle Physics INFN INFN SCIPP*
Joseph DeRose Theoretical Astrophysics & Cosmology NA ISB #113 SCIPP*
Jeff Dror Theoretical Particle Physics 459-2708 ISB #327 SCIPP*
Alan Eisner, Emeritus Experimental Particle Physics (650) 926-2018 SLAC SLAC**** (MS:35)
Amy Furniss Experimental Astrophysics 459-4625 NS2 #318 SCIPP*
Matthew Gignac Experimental Particle Physics 459-1293 ISB #313 SCIPP*
Olivier Hervet Experimental Astrophysics 459-4870 NS2 #309 SCIPP*
Shinya Ito Neural Systems 459-5770 Biomed #338 SCIPP*
William Lockman
Experimental Particle Physics 459-4842 SLAC SCIPP*
Simone Mazza Experimental Particle Physics 459-1293 ISB #313 SCIPP*
Mohammad Nizam Experimental Particle Physics     SCIPP*
Hiren Patel Theoretical Particle Physics 459-2708 ISB #324 SCIPP*
Joseph Schindler Theoretical Astrophysics 459-1962 ISB #324 Physics*
Pablo Saz Parkinson Experimental Astrophysics 459-4870 NS2 #325 SCIPP*
Andrea Sciandra Experimental Particle Physics     CERN*
Giordon Stark Experimental Particle Physics 459-1293 ISB #313 SCIPP*
Michal Tarka
Experimental Particle Physics   NS2 #325 SCIPP*

Technical Staff & Project Specialists

Phone (831-)
Rm. #
Mailing Address
Kirsten Affolder 459-2694 NS2 #311 SCIPP*
Ramon Berger 459-3866 Thimann 376 SCIPP*
Basil Darby NA NS2 SCIPP*
Joel DeWitt 459-2479 NS2 #389 SCIPP*
Jane Gunnell 459-4842 NS2 #373 SCIPP*
Serguei Kachiguine 459-2694 NS2 #311 SCIPP*
Forest Martinez McKinney 459-2479 NS2 #389 SCIPP*
Noah Peake NA NS2 #383 SCIPP*
Olivia Ross     SCIPP*
Eric Ryan NA NS2 SCIPP*
Max Wilder 459-5702 NS2 #383 SCIPP*
Joey Yarwick NA NS2 #389 SCIPP*


Graduate Students

Name Advisor
Phone (831-) Rm. # Mailing Address
Jeffrey Chaffin D. Smith 459-3337 NS2 #373 SCIPP*
Joseph Connell H. Haber   NS2 #314 Physics*
Daniel Davies M. Dine   ISB #320 Physics*
Jiani Ding C. Rockosi     Astronomy*
Spencer Everett T. Jeltema   ISB #303 Physics*
Maryam Farahmandzadeh S. Abbaszadeh     SOE*
Evan Frangipane A. Aguirre   EMS #341 Physics*
Sri Aditya Gadam W. Altmannshofer   NS2 #328 Physics*
Carolyn Gee J. Nielsen 459-3257 ISB #317 SCIPP*
Neil Hardy S. Sher   NS2 328 Physics*
Cole Helling J. Nielsen 459-3257 ISB #317 SCIPP*
Jacob Johnson M. Hance   NS2 #328 Physics*
James Kakos J. Primack   ISB #262 Physics*
Nathan Kang M. Hance 459-3257 ISB #317 SCIPP*
David Laubner T. Jeltema   NS2 #332 Physics*
Benjamin Lehmann S. Profumo 459-4106 ISB #320 Physics*

Brent Limyansky

R. Johnson 459-4625 NS2 #318 SCIPP*
Kevin McKinnon C. Rockosi     Astronomy*
Heather Mentzer S. Ritz   NS2 #328 Physics*
Logan Morrison S. Profumo 459-4762 ISB #320 SCIPP*
Nora Norvell B. Schumm 459-4588 NS2 #308 Physics*
Jackson O'Donnell T. Jeltema   TBD Physics*
John Ortberg D. Smith   NS2 #373 Physics*
Rene Padilla B. Schumm 459-4588 NS2 #308 Physics*
Dominic Pasquali B. Schumm 459-4588 NS2 #308 Physics*
David Reiman S. Profumo   ISB #314 Physics*
Hava Schwartz J. Nielsen   NS2 #328 Physics*
Eric Shahly H. Haber   ISB #314 Physics*
Adrian Shestakov S. Ritz   NS2 #324 Physics*
Alic Spellman R. Johnson   NS2 #328 Physics*
Clayton Strawn J. Primack   ISB #320 Physics*
Shijun Sun M. Dine  

EMS #341

John Tamanas S. Profumo   NS2 #332 Physics*
Jaryd Ulbricht S. Profumo 459-3337 NS2 #373 SCIPP*
Duncan Wood S. Ritz   NS2 #324 Physics*
Yan Yu  M. Dine   ISB #292 Physics*
Yuzhan Zhao B. Schumm 459-4588 NS2 #308 SCIPP*


Phone (831-)
Rm. #
Mailing Address
Avishai Dekel     SCIPP
Marc Huertas-Company     SCIPP
Francisco Prada     SCIPP


Room #
Phone Number (831-)
Seating Available
ATLAS Packing Lab
NS2 #336
NS2 #389
Clean assembly
and test area
NS2 #365 & NS2 #369
Conference Room
NS2 #307
Conference Room
ISB #310
Johnson Lab
NS2 #334
Machine Shop
NS2 #361
Meeting Room
NS2 #343
NS2 #377


Sher Lab
Sher Lab
NS2 #320
Williams Lab
NS2 #312 & NS2 #316


ISB: Interdisciplinary Sciences Building
NS2: Natural Sciences 2
BE: Baskin Engineering
CFAO: Center for Adaptive Optics
BioMed: Biomedical Sciences Building

*(Enter Mailstop), 1156 High St. Santa Cruz, CA. 95064
**CERN, CH-1211 Genève 23, Switzerland
***LBNL: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA. 94720
****SLAC: (Enter Mailstop), 2575 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025

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