PI

David Sivak, PhD
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, Google Scholar
Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
Associate member, Department of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry 
Associate member, Department of Chemistry
Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Nonequilibrium Statistical Biophysics

dsivak AT sfu DOT ca
Mobile:  778-928-7995
Office:  778-782-9934,  P8435  (map)
PhD, Biophysics, UC Berkeley (2009)
BA, Philosophy, Politics and Economics, Lincoln College, Oxford University (2003)
AB, Applied Mathematics, Harvard University (2000)

Graduate Students

Steven Large
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PhD student, Physics, SFU
NSERC CGS-D 3-Year Fellowship
NSERC CGS-M Fellowship
slarge AT sfu DOT ca
Office:  P9433
BSc, Nanoscience, University of Guelph (2015)

Emma Lathouwers
CV
PhD student, Physics, SFU
elathouw AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P9433
MA, Nanomaterials: Chemistry and Physics, University of Utrecht (2016)
BA, Mathematics, University of Utrecht (2014)
BA, Physics & Astronomy, University of Utrecht (2014)

Miranda Louwerse
CV
MSc student, Chemistry, SFU
mdlouwer AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P9433
BSc, Chemistry, University of Fraser Valley (2017)

Undergraduates

Arshia Zarrin
Research assistant, Summer 2016; VPR USRA, Summer 2017
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU
azarrin AT sfu DOT ca

Ben Sheldan
CV
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU
bsheldan AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P8481
 

Zhi Ye
CV
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU
zhixiany AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P8489

Joseph Lucero
CV
BSc student, Physics, SFU
jlucero AT sfu DOT ca

 

 

 

Joseph Lucero
BSc candidate, Physics, Simon Fraser University
jlucero AT sfu DOT ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Lucero
BSc candidate, Physics, Simon Fraser University
jlucero AT sfu DOT ca

 

Suemin Lee
CV
BSc student, Physics, SFU
sueminl AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P8491

David Ho
BSc student, Physics, SFU
dha76 AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P8483

Vinaik Chhetri
CV
Work-study, BSc student, Mathematics and Computing Science, SFU
vchhetri AT sfu DOT ca

Volodymyr Polyakov
Mitacs Globalink research assistant, Summer 2018
vpolyako AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P8491

ChengDe Lin
NTNU-SFU exchange student, Summer 2018
chengdel AT sfu DOT ca
Office: P9433

 

 

 

Former Group Members

Aidan Brown
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Postdoctoral scholar, Fall 2015 - Spring 2018
Now: Postdoctoral scholar with Elena Koslover, UC San Diego Physics
aidan DOT ivar DOT brown AT gmail DOT com

Nathan Babcock
CV
Postdoctoral scholar, Summer 2015 - Summer 2017
nbabcock AT gmail DOT com

Alexandra Kasper
CV
MSc, Physics, SFU, Fall 2015 - Summer 2017
CD Nelson Scholarship
NSERC CGS-M Fellowship
Now:  MEd student, Educational Technology and Learning Design, SFU
akasper AT sfu DOT ca

Aliakbar Mehdizadeh
CV
MSc, Physics, SFU, Fall 2014 - Fall 2016
CD Nelson Scholarship
Now:  MSc student, History & Philosophy of Science, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
aliakbar DOT mehdizadeh AT gmail DOT com

Tomohiro Shitara
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Visiting researcher, Spring 2017
Now:  PhD student, Physics, University of Tokyo
shitara AT cat DOT phys DOT s DOT u-tokyo DOT ac DOT jp

Biljana Jonoska Stojkovic
Research assistant, Summer 2016
Now:  Statistical consulting, University of British Columbia
bjonoska AT sfu DOT ca

Harman Batish
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Work-study, BSc student, Computing Science, SFAU
hbatish AT sfu DOT ca

Sohrab Towfighi
Post-bac research assistant, Summer 2015
Now:  MD student, U Toronto
sohrab AT alumni DOT ubc DOT ca

Amit Bhoonah
Post-bac research assistant, Fall 2014 - Spring 2015
Now:  MSc student, Physics, ETH Zurich & Ecole Polytechnique Paris
amit DOT bhoonah AT gmail DOT com

Ricky Gill
Post-bac research assistant, Fall 2014 - Summer 2015
Now:  PharmD student, University of British Columbia
rsg9 AT sfu DOT ca

Steven Blaber
CV
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU, Fall 2016 - Spring 2017
Now:  MSc student, Physics, University of Waterloo
sblaber AT sfu DOT ca

Jomar Sastrillo
CV
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU, Fall 2016 - Spring 2017
Now:  MSc student, Big Data, University of British Columbia
jsastril AT sfu DOT ca

Matthew Quenneville
BSc student (Honors thesis), Physics, SFU, Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
Now:  PhD student, Physics, University of California, Berkeley
mquenneville AT berkeley DOT edu

Adina Hausch
CV
Mitacs Globalink research assistant, Summer 2017
Now:  BSc student, Physics, U Leipzig
adina DOT hausch AT mail DOT de

Raymond Morland
CV
Work-study student, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, SFU, Spring - Summer 2017
rmorland AT sfu DOT ca

Alzbeta Medvedova
VPR USRA, Summer 2016
Now:  BSc student, Physics, SFU
amedvedo AT sfu DOT ca

Kamdin Mirsanaye
VPR USRA, Summer 2015
Now:  PhD student, Physics, University of Toronto
kmirsana AT sfu DOT ca

Subhamoy Mahajan
Mitacs Globalink research assistant, Summer 2015
Now:  MSc student, Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta
subhamoy AT ualberta DOT ca 

Elyjah Kiyooka
Research assistant, Summer 2015
Now:  Research assistant, Physics, University of British Columbia
elyjah DOT kiyooka AT gmail DOT com