Current Members

William Irvine

Associate Professor

Contact Information:

Website and CV
Office: GCIS E127
Phone: (773) 819-5668
Email: wtmirvine

Hridesh Kedia

Graduate Researcher

(Theory) Electromagnetic Knots, Knotted Fields

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E029
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: hridesh

Pengxiang Liang

Masters Student

Vortex Nucleation

Contact Information:


Email: pliang1

Sofia Magkiriadou

Post Doctoral Researcher

Dynamical Systems, Colloidal Systems

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E029
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: sofiam

Noah Mitchell

Graduate Researcher

Fracture Mechanics

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E027
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: npmitchell

Robert Morton

Graduate Researcher

Vortex Dynamics

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E027
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: rmorton8

Seth Musser

Undergraduate Researcher

Vortex Nucleation

Contact Information:


Email: smusser

Lisa Nash

Graduate Researcher

Dynamical Systems

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E029
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: lisanash

Anshuman Sankar Pal

Graduate Researcher

Vortices on Curved Surfaces

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E029
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: anshuman

Stéphane Perrard

Post Doctoral Researcher

Vortex Mechanics

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E029
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: sperrard

Sattvic Ray

Undergraduate Researcher

Dynamical Systems

Contact Information:


Email: sattvic

Martin Scheeler

Graduate Researcher

Vortex Mechanics

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E027
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: scheeler

Vishal Soni

Graduate Researcher

Order in Frustrated Crystals

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E027
Phone: (773)-702-0413
Email: soni

Jiayi Wu

Masters Student

Dynamical Systems

Contact Information:


Email: jiayiwu

Extended Family

Efi Efrati

Simons Fellow (Collaborator)

Chiral Phenomena

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E114
Phone: (773)-702-3102
Email: efrati

Sara Rupich

Graduate Researcher (Talapin Lab)

Nanoparticle Self-Assembly

Contact Information:

Office: GCIS E247
Phone: (773)-834-4149
Email: srupich

Past and Present Group Collaborators
Lab Alumni
Name Period Position Topic Currently
Sophie Ettinger Summer 2015 - Summer 2016 BA Thesis student Superfluid Vortex Knots Grad student at UPenn
Joseph Mittelstaedt Summer 2015 REU Student Vortex Instabilities
Rebecca Fishman Summer 2015 REU Student Superfluid Vortex Nucleation
Dustin Kleckner Fall 2011 - Spring 2015 Post-doc Vortex Dynamics Faculty at UC Merced
Alismari Read Summer 2014 REU Student Dynamical Systems
Akaxia Cruz Summer 2013 REU Student Interferometry
Melissa Fender Summer 2011 - Summer 2013 PhD Student Fracture in 2D
Watee Srinin Fall 2011 - Spring 2013 Undergraduate Researcher Nonlinear Waves Grad Student at NYU
Eric Cho Winter-Spring 2012
Summer 2012
Undergraduate Researcher
REU Student
Vortex Dynamics
Jahan Claes Fall-Winter 2012 Undergraduate Researcher Interferometry
Eric Green Winter-Spring 2011
Summer 2011
Undergraduate Researcher
REU Student
Fracture in 2D
Marcos Mendoza Summer 2012 REU Student Fracture in 2D Grad Student at UC Merced
Jing Miao Winter-Spring 2012 Undergraduate Researcher Vortex Dynamics
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