Portfolio

Current Research Projects:

  • LIGO Hanford
    • TCS
    • Optical Levers
    • Stray Light Control
  • Syracuse University Physics Department
    • Adaptive Mode-Matching
    • Digital Control System
    • Detector Characterization

Skills:

  • Hardware
    • Machine Shop Certified
    • Analog (mostly RF) and Digitial electronics (ADC, DAC, and I/O)
    • Very familiar with optics and opto-mechanical setups
    • Automation technology (Beckhoff)
  • Software:
    • Linux, Windows and Mac
    • Python, Matlab, and C++  (git-repo to come!)
    • Programmable Logic Controls Software
    • Control Theory and Application for laser locking
    • Signal Processing
    • Machine Learning

Graduate Level Courses/Understanding:

  • Quantum Mechanics (Shankar)
  • Electrodynamics (Jackson)
  • Classical Mechanics and Orbitals (Goldstein)
  • Statistical Mechanics (Pathria)
  • Quantum Field Theory (Schwartz)
  • General Relativity (Schutz)
  • Electronics (Horowitz and Hill)
  • Control Systems (Franklin, Powell, and Emami)
  • Elasticity Theory (Timoshenko)
  • Nonlinear Optics (Boyd)
  • Quantum Optics (Gerry and Knight)