Education

Princeton University

2018 - Present PhD in Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering

University of California at Berkeley

2014 - 2018 Bachelors in Physics GPA: 3.6
graduate with honors

Eugene Ashely High School

2010 - 2014 High School Diploma GPA: 4.0

Cape Fear Community College

2013 - 2014 Dual Enrollment GPA: 4.0

Research

Experimental Quantum Computing

June 2018 - Present Andrew Houck Group Princeton University

Graduate Research. Research focussing on superconducting quantum computing and quantum simulation using on chip superconducting circuit quantum electrodynamics

Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

May 2015 - May 2018 Alex Zettl Group UC Berkeley

Undergraduate Research. Research focused on electrical transport measurements of low dimensional materials, engineering equipment used in experimentation. Worked with machining, cryogenics, electrical measurements

Experimental Nuclear Particle Physics

June 2017 - November 2017 Huan Huang Group UCLA

Undergraduate Research. Research for the STAR collaboration at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC). Work focused on simulation with the AMPT model and data analysis. Publication: Event-shape-engineering study of charge separation in heavy-ion collisions

Other Experience

MCAT Physics Instructor

June 2016 - Present The Princeton Review Berkeley, CA

Create lesson plans and teach a course preparing students to take the Physics portion of the MCAT.

Art Museum Gallery Attendant

August 2014 - July 2018 Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive Berkeley, CA

Protect art work in exhibitions and act as a liaison to patrons.

Volunteer Physics and Math Tutor

September 2015 - December 2016 PEACE Tutoring Berkeley, CA

Volunteering tutoring students in various math and physics classes, PEACE tutoring is free tutoring for students who wouldn't be able to afford it otherwise.

House President - Ridge House

May 2016 - December 2016 Berkeley Student Cooperative Berkeley, CA

Oversee motions and bylaw changes, manage house level managers and run house councils

Administrative Committee Board Member

August 2015 - August 2016 Berkeley Student Cooperative Berkeley, CA

Make administrative decisions on cases brought to the Berkeley Student Cooperative, to benefit both the students and the Berkeley Student Cooperative