Ph.D. Graduate Student Physics
Office: 236 Engineering Research Building II
Address: 2200 Bonisteel Blvd. – Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Phone: (734) 647-1605
Research area keywords: computational plasma modeling,particle-in-cell codes, plasma collision models,high-intensity laser-plasma interactions, laser wakefield acceleration
Stephen received his B.S. degree in Physics and Computer Science from Union College (Schenectady, NY). He is a physics graduate student at the University of Michigan working with Alec Thomas at the Center for Ultrafast Optics. His current projects include computer modeling of plasmas using particle-in-cell (PIC) codes and developing impact ionization models for the PIC code OSIRIS.