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Personal Web Page Paul C. Canfield
Group Leader
canfield@ameslab.gov

Started the group in 1992. Born in Virginia, USA. Graduated at University of Virginia (1983), M. Sc. from University of California - Los Angeles (1986), Ph.D. from University of California - Los Angeles (1990). Post-doc at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Sabbaticals at Grenoble, Madrid, Karlsruhe, Oxford. Distinguished Professor at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Iowa State University and Senior Scientist at Ames Laboratory.

Sergey L. Bud'ko
Scientist
budko@ameslab.gov

Joined the group in 1995. Born in Vitebsk, USSR. Graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) (1982), Ph.D. from MIPT (1986). Positions and/or post-docs at Institute for High Pressure Physics (Moscow, Russia), University of California at San Diego, Texas Center for Superconductivity at University of Houston, and Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas Fisicas (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil).

Gang Wang
Visiting Scientist
gangwang@iastate.edu

Joined the group at July 2016. Born in Rizhao, China. Ph.D. from Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2007).

Andriy Palasyuk
Scientist at CMI
palasyuk@iastate.edu

Joined the group in August 2016. Born in Ukraine. Ph.D. from Ivan Franko National University of Lviv (2002). Post-docs at Univesität zu Köln (2003 - 2006), ISU (2006 - 2008/2011 - 2012), NCSU (2008 - 2011). Ass. Scientist at Ames Laboratory, Bill McCallum Group (2012 - 2016). Enjoys arts and sports.

Gil Drachuck
Post-doc
gild@ameslab.gov

Joined the group in November 2014. Born in Ukraine. Ph.D. from Technion (2014). Enjoys motocycle races and Medieval art.

Anna Böhmer
Post-Doc
aboehmer@iastate.edu

Joined the group in October 2014. Born in Germany. Ph.D. from KIT, Karlsruhe (2014). Enjoys lakes and mountains.

Xiaojuan Xi
Post-doc
xi@ameslab.gov

Joined the group in December 2016. Born in Datong, China. Ph.D. from Hiroshima University, Japan (2016). Enjoys cooking and traveling.

Soham Manni
Post-doc
smanni@ameslab.gov

Joined the group in January 2015. Ph.D. from U. Göttingen (2014).

Tej Nath Lamichhane
Graduate Student
tejl@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2014. Born in district Syangja, zone Gandaki, Nepal. Graduated from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal in 2007. MS in Physics from University of Texas at Arlington (2013). Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University.

Udhara Kaluarachchi
Graduate Student
ukaluara@iastate.edu

Joined the group in June 2012. Born in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Graduated from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka With Physics Major in 2008. MS (Physics) in 2011 from Arizona State University, Tempe Arizona. Currently a PhD Student and GDM at Iowa State University.

Na Hyun Jo
Graduate Student
njo@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2014. Born in Seoul, South Korea. Graduated from Sogang University B.S, B.E (2011) M.S. (2013). Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University. Likes cooking pancakes and practicing idiomatic English.

Mingyu Xu
Graduate Student
mxu26@iastate.edu

Joined the group in September 2016. Born in Taian, China. Graduated from Shandong University, M.S. (Theoretical Physics) from Nankai University (2013). M.S.(Physics) from Illinois Institute of Technology (2015). Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University.

Scott Saunders
Graduate Student
scotts8@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2013. From St. Louis, Missouri. B.S. in Physics from Iowa State University (2016). Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University.

Li Xiang
Graduate Student
ives@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2016. Born in Jingmen, China. Graduated from Peking University in 2012 with B.S. Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University.

Brinda Kuthanazhi
Graduate Student
brindak@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2017. From Kerala, India. Graduated with MS (Physics) from IISER Thiruvananthapuram in 2016.

William Meier
Graduate Student
wmeier@iastate.edu

Joined the group in May 2014. Born in Kansas City, Missouri, USA. Graduated as a Ceramic Engineer from Missouri University of Science and Technology in 2013. Enjoys rock collecting, lightning photography, and glass blowing. Currently a Ph.D. student at Iowa State University.

Saba Sharikadze
Graduate Student
saba@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2017. Born in Tbilisi, Georgia. Graduated from the Free University of Tbilisi in 2015 (Bachelor's in Physics). Currently a graduate student at Iowa State University. Enjoys language learning.

Savannah Downing
Undergraduate Student
sdowning@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2015. From La Porte City, IA. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University in Physics. Enjoys playing drums, ukulele, and piano in her free time.

Connor Schmidt
Undergraduate Student
connoras@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2016. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University in Chemistry.

Kathryn Neilson
Undergraduate Student
kneilson@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2016. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University (Materials Engineering).

Michael Onyszczak
Undergraduate Student
mikeonys@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2015. From Arlington Heights, Illinois. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University studying Physics and Computer Science.

Morgan Masters
Undergraduate Student
mmasters@iastate.edu

Joined the group in December 2013. From St. Paul, Minnesota. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University (Physics and Astronomy).

Daphne Gates
Undergraduate Student
dngates@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2016. Currently an undergraduate student at Iowa State University in Materials Engineering.

Joshua Slagle
Undergraduate Student
joslagle@iastate.edu

Joined the group in January 2017. Born in Marion, Iowa. Currently a student in the department of Chemical Engineering at Iowa State University. Activly involved in Team PrISUm.

Previous Members Everyday Life Stories
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