People

Faculty

Brett Andrews
Research Assistant Professor
(412) 383-8095
Carlos Badenes
Associate Professor
(412) 624-9039
Marilena Bandieramonte
Research Associate
Brian Batell
Assistant Professor
(412) 624-7565
Rachel Bezanson
Assistant Professor
(412) 624-9013
Riccardo Maria Bianchi
Research Associate
Joseph Boudreau
Professor
(412) 624–9022
Daniel Boyanovsky
Professor
(412) 624-9037
Matteo Broccio
Lecturer II
(412) 624-2755
Wolfgang J. Choyke
Research Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9251
Russell J. Clark
Senior Lecturer
(412) 624-9204
Robert Coalson
Professor/Secondary Appointment
(412) 624-8261
Xuefend Cui
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Istvan Danko
Lab Instructor
(412) 624-9030
Robert P. Devaty
Associate Professor
(412) 624-9009
Corey Dominick
Part-time Lecturer
(412) 648-9930
Anthony H. Duncan
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9054
Gurudev Dutt
Associate Professor
(412) 383-6487
Steven A. Dytman
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9244
Eugene Engels
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9063
Min Feng
Adjunct Professor
Ayres Freitas
Associate Professor
(412) 624-9060
Sergey Frolov
Associate Professor
Patrick D. Gallagher
Professor
George G. Gatewood
Professor Emeritus
Melanie Good
Lecturer
412-383-6984
Tao Han
Distinguished Professor of High Energy Physics
(412) 624-2763
Michael Hatridge
Assistant Professor
(412) 624-9006
D. John Hillier
Professor
(412) 624-9213
Tae Min Hong
Assistant Professor
(412) 383-4081
Patrick Irvin
Research Professor
(412) 624-2730
Allen I. Janis
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9049
David Jasnow
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9029
Rainer Johnsen
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9285
Peter F. M. Koehler
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9036
Arthur Kosowsky
Professor and Department Chairperson
(412) 624-9571
Sangyeop Lee
Assistant Professor/Secondary Appointment
412-624-8111
Adam K Leibovich
Professor and Arts and Sciences Associate Dean
(412) 624-3617
Jeremy Levy
Distinguished Professor
(412) 624-2736
W. Vincent Liu
Professor
(412) 624-9023
James V. Maher, Jr.
Distiguished Service Professor
(412) 624-2180
Roger Mong
Assistant Professor
624-9024
James A Mueller
Professor
(412) 624-1566
Andrew Mugler
Assistant Professor
412-624-9049
Donna Naples
Professor
(412) 624-9038
David Nero
Lecturer II
(412) 624-7394
Ezra (Ted) Newman
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9048
Jeffrey A Newman
Professor
(412) 624-1345
Max Niedermaier
Research Associate Professor
(412) 648-1024
Burcu Ozden
Adjunct Assistant Professor
412-624-9004
Vittorio Paolone
Professor
(412) 624-2764
David Pekker
Assistant Professor
(412) 624-7553
Hrvoje Petek
R. K. Mellon Professor
(412) 624-3599
Richard H Pratt
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9025
Tom Purdy
Assistant Professor
412-624-9052
Sandhya M Rao
Research Professor
(412) 624-7898
Ralph Z Roskies
Professor
412-648-3094
Hanna Salman
Associate Professor
(412) 624-9027
Vladimir Savinov
Professor
(412) 624-9042
Evan Schneider
Assistant Professor
Regina E Schulte-Ladbeck
Professor Emeritus
Paul F Shepard
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9073
Chandralekha Singh
Professor, Director, Discipline-based Science Education Research Center
(412) 624-9045
David W Snoke
Professor
(412) 624-9007
John Stein
Part-time Lecturer
(412) 321-2400
Joerg Harald Stelzer
Research Assistant Professor
Eric S. Swanson
Professor
(412) 624–9057
Frank Tabakin
Professor Emeritus
(413) 637-0783
Shijing Tan
Adjunct Assistant Professor
(412) 648-9301
David Turnshek
Professor
(412) 624–9015
Martin C Vincent
Professor Emeritus
(412) 624-9089
Jeffrey Winicour
Research Professor
(412) 624-9053
Michael Wood-Vasey
Associate Professor
(412) 624-2751
Xiao-lun Wu
Professor
(412) 624-0873
Jianhua Xing
Associate Professor/Secondary Appointment
(412) 383-5743
Yan Xu
Professor/Secondary Appointment
412-648-9922
Judith Yang
Professor/Secondary Appointment
(412) 624-8613
Andrew R Zentner
Professor
(412) 624-2752
Jin Zhao
Adjunct Professor
(412) 624-9577

Graduate Students

Amro Eldaw Babo Abdelrahim
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Hassan Alnatah
Graduate Student
Rudrajit Banerjee
Graduate Student - 2017-18 Graduate Student Mentor
Jonathan Beaumariage
Graduate Student
Ali Beheshti
Graduate Student
Emily Biermann
Graduate Student
Victoria Bonidie
Graduate Student
Seth Byard
Graduate Student
Robert Caddy
Graduate Student
Hongbo Cai
Graduate Student
Xi Cao
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Shuyang Cao
Graduate Student
Lisong Chen
Graduate Student
Zhenlan Chen
Graduate Student
Travis Court
Graduate Student
Sonja Cwik
Graduate Student and APAGS Co-President
Biprateep Dey
Graduate Student and GS Mentor 2020-21
Melanie Dieterlen
Graduate Student
Daniel Doucette
Graduate Student; 2019-20 Dietrich School TA/TF Mentor; 2019-21 GS Mentor
Motasem ElGamel
Graduate Student
Christian Farina
Graduate Student
Catherine Fielder
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Erin Fierro
Graduate Student
Brian Flores
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Lina Florez
Graduate Student
Fan Gao
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Apekshya Ghimire
Graduate Student
Atreyie Ghosh
Graduate Student
Maksim Gomanko
Graduate Student
Brenda Gomez Cortes
Graduate Student
Louis A Gonzalez
Graduate Student
David Gorski
Graduate Student
Tianping Gu
Graduate Student
Yilun Guan
Graduate Student
Yue Guo
Graduate Student
Angad Gupta
Graduate Student
Jared Hand
Graduate Student
Shan Hao
Graduate Student
Evan Harris
Graduate Student
Nicholas Hougland
Graduate Student
Marcell Howard
Graduate Student
Wei Hu
Graduate Student
(412) 648-9808
Peter Hu
Graduate Student
Yang Hu
Graduate Student
Wenjie Huang
Graduate Student
Thomas Hyatt
Graduate Student
Namitha James
Graduate Student/2019-20 Graduate Student Mentor
Malcolm Jardine
Graduate Student/2019 Graduate Student Mentor
Yifan Jiang
Graduate Student
Karan Kapoor
Graduate Student
(412) 624-7597
Ryan Kaufman
Graduate Student
Yasha Kaushal
Graduate Student
Mehbub Khan
Graduate Student
Mihir Khanna
Graduate Student
Ryan Koester
Graduate Student
Maryam Kohram
Graduate Student
Ryan LeFebre
Graduate Student
Sze Ching "Iris" Leung
Graduate Student
Yangqiuting "Doris" Li
Graduate Student
Zehan Li
Graduate Student /2019-20 Graduate Student Mentor
Zhuan Li
Andi Li
Graduate Student
Shu Liu
Graduate Student
Hongkai Liu
Graduate Student
Pinlei Lu
Graduate Student
Yang Ma
Graduate Student
Cameron Mahoney
Graduate Student
(412) 624-7565
Alysa Malespina
Graduate Student and 2019 Senior TA for Introductory Labs
Christine Mazzola
Graduate Student; GS Mentor 2019-20; 2020-21; DASA TF Mentor
Collin McLeod
Graduate Student
Elizabeth Meador
Graduate Student
Boris Mesits
Graduate Student
Lorena Mezini
Graduate Student
Raphael Monroy
Graduate Student
Maria Mucci
Graduate Student and GS Mentor 2020-21
Sanchayeta Ranajit Mudi
Graduate Student
Shouvik Mukherjee
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Ava Myers
Graduate Student
Aditi Nethwewala
Graduate Student
Chi Wing Ng
Graduate Student
Ahmed Omran
Graduate Student
Tong Pang
Graduate Student
Brian Pardo
Graduate Student
Param Patel
Graduate Student
Alan Pearl
Graduate Student
Daniel Perrefort
Graduate Student - APAGS 2017 Co-president
(412) 648-9812
Amrita Purkayastha
Graduate Student
Han Qin
Graduate Student
Troy Raen
Graduate Student
Mudit Rai
Graduate Student
Ranjani Ramachandran
Graduate Student
Tasnum Reza
Graduate Student
Logan Rice
Graduate Student
Helena Richie
Graduate Student
Amy Sanderson
Graduate Student
Lisabeth Santana
Graduate Student
Juliana Sebolt
Graduate Student
David Setton
Graduate Student and APAGS Co-president
Amritesh Sharma
Graduate Student
Erin Sheridan
Graduate Student
Qian Song
Graduate Student and GS Mentor 2020-21
Hang Su
Graduate Student
Juntong Su
Graduate Student
Nicholas Suarez
Graduate Student
Yuhe Tang
Graduate Student - 2016-17 Graduate Student Mentor
(412) 624-9096
Harsh Vashistha
Graduate Student
Michael Vennettilli
Graduate Student
Qiaochu Wan
Graduate Student
Erfei Wang
Graduate Student and GS Mentor 2020-21
Si Wang
Leave of Absence
Zehua Wang
Graduate Student
Tianyi Wang
Graduate Student
Kuan Wang
Graduate Student
Orlando Warren
Graduate Student
Kyle Whitcomb
Graduate Student
Pubudu Wijesinghe
Graduate Student
Xinyi Wu
Hao Wu
Graduate Student
(412) 624-9096
Mingkang Xia
Graduate Student
Yang Yang
Graduate Student
(412) 648-9930
Dengyu Yang
Graduate Student
Qi Yao
Graduate Student
Mary Yeckley
Graduate Student
Muqing Yu
Graduate Student
Israa Yusuf
Graduate Student
Azarin Zarassi
Graduate Student
(412) 648-9808
Yike Zhang
Graduate Student - Leave of Absence
Bomin Zhang
Graduate Student
Yuze Zhang
Chao Zhou
Graduate Student and GS Mentor 2020-21
Zhikang Zhou
Graduate Student

Postdocs

Huacheng Cai
Postdoctoral Associate
Ben Carlson
PITT-PACC Langley Fellow
Animesh Chatterjee
Postdoctoral Associate
Sayan Choudhury
Postdoctoral Associate
412-624-9023
Akshay Ghalsasi
Postdoctoral Associate
Matt Judah
Postdoctoral Associate
Heeseon Lim
Postdoctoral Associate
Matthew Rosenberg
Postdoctoral Associate
Jennifer Stein
Postdoctoral Associate
John Stenger
Postdoctoral Associate
Zheng Sun
Postdoctoral Associate
412-624-9004
Cedric Weiland
Postdoctoral Associate
412-624-9041
Keping Xie
Postdoctoral Associate
412-624-9054
Sena Yang
Postdoctoral Associate
Po Zhang
Postdoctoral Associate
412-648-9742
Chao Zhang
Postdoctoral Associate

Staff

Shawn Artman
Senior Machinist
412-624-8412
Ashley Bakaitus
Buyer
412-624-7334
Robert Breze
Payroll/Personnel Coordinator
(412) 624-9069
Louis Coban
Electronics Technician (Allegheny Observatory)
412-624-0430
Dave Emala
Electronics Shop Supervisor
412-624-8410
Chuck Fleishaker
Engineering Technician
412-624-8410
Joni George
PITT-PACC Center Administrator
412-624-2593
Gracie Jane Gollinger
Computer Consultant (CSSD)
(412) 624-9237
Lou Lane
Facilities Coordinator
412-624-0360
Jim McNerney
Engineering Technician
412-624-8410
Richard Misura
Physics Demonstration Assistant
(412) 624-8379
Cindy Niznik
Administrative Officer
(412) 624-9070
Michele Slogan
Academic Operations Manager
(412) 624-6381
Bill Strang
Senior Machinist
412-624-8412
Greg Strom
Administrative Assistant to Hrvoje Petek
412-648-7452
Jeff Tomaszewski
Senior Machinist
412-624-8412
Jennifer Ursida
Sponsored Projects, Pre Award
412-383-4227
Mary Weiher
Undergraduate and Outreach Coordinator
412-624-9068
George Zuk
Engineering Technician
412-624-9020

Undergraduates

Joseph Albro
Emil Alegria
Michael Barth
Alex Bernhardt
Anish Bhagwat
Matthew Zhang Blaisdell
Patrick Bobko
Madison Brewer
Noah Bright
Andrew Browne
Francis Burk
Olivia T Calfo
Brandon Cane
Michael Collins
Tristan Collins
Zachary Composto
Mikaela Connolly
Erik Delong
Henry Dunn
Jon Epstein
Mark Farino
Scott Fedor
Nicholas Felice
Aimon Flaherty
Brayden Freitas
Tobias Goebeler
Jacob Goldman
John Graves
Aaron Greenberg
Kelly Griffith
Nathaniel Grover
Page Harrison
Evan Heritage
Gabriel Simon Hofferman
Jeffrey Hoffmann
Samuel Hosay
Dean Alexander Ivory
Max A Jacobs
Raees Khan
Nicholas Klonowski
William Kobily
Emma Krofcheck
Joseph Landsittel
Zachary Lewis
Ding Li
Kathryn Mack
Brian Mackey
Bryan Malumphy
Fernando Joaquin Marill-Tabares
Claire Martin
Brian Martine
Kayla Martine
Sofia Martinez Fortis
Shahar Menahem
Thomas Merendino
Frank J Messina
Lucas E Miller
Joseph Nelson
Alexander Novara
John Osinski
Adam Palenchar
Yihua Pu
Kevin Qoyawayma
Zachary Ritchey
Stephen Roche
Jenna Ruggiero
Brendan Schollaert
Maura Shapiro
Philip Shenk
Justin Sherman
Warren Snover
Marc Stine
William Tarleton
Lance Taylor
Anne Terez
Colette Vacha
Margaret Verrico
Zachary Michael Voltz
Yiding Wang
Boyuan Wang
Yiru Wang
Joshua Watson
Carl Wilson
Sean Wilson
Dingfang Yang
Yuanshan Zhang
Alexi Zukas