Biography

Education

  • 2012 – present: Ph.D. candidate in physics, University of Chicago, IL, USA

Ph.D. Advisor: Wayne Hu

  • 2009 – 2012: B.Sc. McGill University, QC, Canada

Joint Honors Mathematics and Physics

Research Experience

  • 2013 – now: advisor Prof. Wayne Hu

CMB, compensated isocurvature perturbations, inflation with features,

generalized slow-roll, reionization, gravitational lensing.

  • 2012 – 2013: advisor Prof. Dan Hooper

Dark matter annihilation, Fermi gamma-ray constraints, DES, LSST.

  • 2011 – 2012: advisor Prof. Robert Brandenberger

Cosmic strings, simulations.

  • 2010 – 2012: advisor Prof. Vicky Kaspi

X-ray and radio pulsars, central compact objects, interstellar medium.

More on research and publications.

Teaching Experience

  • 2016Quantum Field Theory III
  • 2013 – 2014: Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism I & II; Quantum Mechanics
  • 2012 – 2013: Classical Mechanics; Electricity and Magnetism; Waves, Optics and Heat.

Outreach Positions

  • 2014 – 2015 Space Explorers Program (Overview) (Lead Instructor)
  • 2014 Yerkes Summer Institute: Renewable Energy (Instructor)
  • Planetarium of Montreal: Bilingual Animator  (2011)

 More on Outreach.

Other

  • Fluent in English, French and Mandarin
  • United States permanent resident, Canadian citizen

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