Recent and Current Graduate Students, Postdocs and Visiting Scientists

Recent and Current Graduate Students, Postdocs and Visiting Scientists


Fradkin's Group (February 2009). From the left: Eytan Grosfeld (postdoc), Bruno Uchoa (postdoc), Kai Sun (grad student), Siddartha Lal (postdoc), Babrak Seradjeh (postdoc), Benjamín Fregoso (grad student), Benjamin Hsu (grad student), Eduardo Fradkin, Lyudmila Kushnir (grad student) and Akbar Jaefari (grad student)

The group in March 2009, with Daniel Barci (extreme right) and Nayana Shah (third from the left)


Group Asado (Barbecue), Urbana, June 2012.


Group Asado (Barbecue), Urbana, May 2013: (from left to right) Rudro Biswas (postdoc), Pouyan Ghaemi (postdoc), Rodrigo Soto Garrido (graduate student), Eduardo, Claudia (not shown), Jeffrey Teo (postdoc), Xiao Chen (graduate student), Ponnuraj Krishnakumar (graduate student), Yizhi You (graduate student).


My extended group in ICMT Urbana, June 3, 2016: (from left to right) Victor Chua (postdoc), Yizhi You (graduate student), Leonardo Ribeiro (visiting student from UERJ/Rio de Janeiro), Ponnuraj Krishnakumar (graduate student), Wathid Assawassunthonnet (graduate student), David Luitz (postdoc), Luiz Santos (postdoc), me, Peng Ye (postdoc), Xiao Chen (graduate student), Yuxuan Wang (postdoc), and Hitesh Changlani (postdoc).

Graduate Students

Ms. Yizhi You, currently working on the interplay of nematic and topological phases of matter.

Mr. Hart Goldman is a new student in the group working on dualities.

Mr. Raman Sohal is a new student on the group working on fractional Chern insulators.

Mr. Saavanth Velury is a new student in the group working on intertwined orders in superconductors

Postdocs and Visitors

Dr. Luiz Santos, PhD Harvard University, 2012 (Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Postdoctoral Scholar)

Dr. Yuxuan Wang, PhD University of Wisconsin Madison, 2015 (Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Postdoctoral Scholar)

Dr. Eugeniu Plamadeala, PhD University of California Santa Barbara, 2016 (Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Postdoctoral Scholar)

Dr. Peng Ye, Institute for Advanced Study (Tsinghua University, Beijing, China), 2012 (Postdoctoral Research Associate)


Last updated 3/22/2017