Principle Investigator

Dr Simon Bott-Suzuki

Associate Research Scientist, UCSD Center for Energy Research

Lecturer, UCSD Physics & Electrical and Computer Engineering Departments

Visiting Professor, Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University

 

Ph.D. University of Sheffield, UK, 2004

M.Phys. University of Sheffield, UK, 1999

 


Click here for a brief biography and research interests.


 

 

Senior Researchers

Dr Maria Pia Valdivia Leiva

Associate Project Scientist, UCSD Center for Energy Research

Ph.D. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, 2011

B.Sc. Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, 2007

 


Click here for a brief biography and research interests.


 

 

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Post-Doctoral Researchers

Email group for available positions (6/2022)

 

Graduate Students

Email group for available positions (6/2022)

 

Undergraduate Students

Joshua Simpson (Physics)

Undergraduate Laboratory Assistant

Hanyu Hu (MAE)

Undergraduate Laboratory Assistant

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Ann Truong (ECE, Physics)

Undergraduate Laboratory Assistant

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Former Group Members

Dr Sam Cordaro

Post-Doctoral Researcher, Fusion and Radiation Group

Sandia National Laboratories

https://www.sandia.gov/pulsed-power

Dr Jacob Banasek

Scientist in the Advanced Pulsed Power Capabilities Group,

Sandia National Laboratories

https://www.sandia.gov/pulsed-power

Tobias Oliver

Graduate Student, University of Colorado

 

Dr Luis Sebastian Caballero Bendixsen

Research Scientist at First Light Fusion, Oxfordshire, UK

https://firstlightfusion.com/