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Current members

Dale Van Harlingen
Principal Investigator
Gilbert Arias
Graduate Student
Guang Yue
Postdoctoral Researcher
Jessica Montone
Graduate Student
Farzaneh Hoveyda Marashi
Postdoctoral Researcher
Drew Wild
Graduate Student

Past members

David Hamilton  
Ph.D. 2018, "Exploring exotic superconducting order in La-based cuprate materials using Josephson interferometry" Intel, Portland, OR
Kenneth Schlax  
Ph.D. 2019, "Pyrochlore Spin Ice Dysprosium Titanate: Investigating a Platform for Monopole Quasiparticles" Melbourne, AUS
Erik Huemiller  
Ph.D. 2018, "Probing Proximity Induced Superconductivity in Nb-Bi2Se3 Bilayers with Low-temperature Transport and Josephson Interferometry" Senior Research Scientist, Inprentus, Champaign, IL
Can Zhang  
Ph.D. 2018, "Investigation of current-phase relation in topological insulator Josephson junction" Industrial Scientist, Intel, Portland, OR
Adam Weis  
Ph.D. 2017, "Resistance fluctuation spectroscopy and other transport behavior in lanthanum barium copper oxide" NIST Boulder, Boulder, CO
Chris Nugroho  
Ph.D. 2015, "Low frequency critical current noise and two level system defects in Josephson junctions" Intel, Portland, OR
Juan Atkinson  
Ph.D. 2014, "Probing the superconducting order parameter of Iron-based superconductors through the Josephson effect" ZEISS Microscopy, Portland, OR
Martin Stehno  
Ph.D. 2013, "Investigations of nonlocal transport and current noise in mesoscopic normal metal-superconductor hybrid structures" Postdoctoral Researcher, University of W├╝rzburg
Mark Wistrom  
Ph.D. 2012, "Imaging vortices in superconducting weakly coupled arrays" Amazon, Palo Alto, CA
Dan Bahr  
Ph.D. 2011, "Probing the chiral domain structure and dynamics in SR2RUO4 with nanoscale Josephson junctions" Intel, Portland, OR
Joel Strand  
Ph.D. 2010, "Determining the superconducting order parameter of UPt3 with Josephson junction interferometry" Northrup-Grumman, Baltimore, MD
Micah Stoutimore  
Ph.D. 2009, "Non-Sinusoidal Current -Phase Relations in Superconductor-Ferromagnet-Superconductor Josephson Junctions" Northrup-Grumman, Baltimore, MD
Madalina Colci-O’Hara  
Ph.D. 2009, "Investigations of Crossed Andreev Reflection in Hybrid Superconductor-Ferromagnet Structures" Institute for Defense Analyses, Washington, DC
David Caplan  
Ph.D. 2009, "Electronic Noise Studies of Underdoped High Temperature Superconductors" Black Rock Financials, London, UK
Francoise Kidwingira  
Ph.D. 2007, "Superconducting Order Parameter Domains in Sr2RuO4 Probed by Josephson Interferometry" Research Scientist, DCG Systems, Richardson, TX
Trevis Crane  
Ph.D. 2005, "Low-frequency 1/F Noise: Low Temperature Measurements and Effect on Superconducting Qubit Dephasing" Systems Engineer, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Chicago, IL
Sergey Frolov  
Ph.D. 2005, "Current-Phase Relations of Josephson Junctions with Ferromagnetic Barriers" Assistant Professor of Physics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Tony Bonetti  
Ph.D. 2002, "Fabrication and Electronic Transport Properties of Underdoped High Temperature Superconductor Nanowires" Engineering Manager, Finistart Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA
William Neils  
Ph.D. 2002, "Josephson
Interferometry Measurements in High-Tc Grain Boundary
Physicist, Quantum Design Inc,
San Diego, CA
Adele Ruosi  
visiting researcher 2001-02 Researcher, University of Naples, Italy
Kevin Osborn
Ph.D. 2001, "Superfluid Density Measurements of the Superconducting Phase Transition in Epitaxially-Grown BSCCO-2212 Films" Industrial Scientist, Laboratory for Physical Sciences, College Park, MD
Joseph Hilliard
Ph.D. 2001, "Conductivity and interferometry experiments on YBCO/Pb ramp-edge Josephson junctions" Senior Manufacturing Engineer, Raytheon, Tewksbury, MA
Britton Plourde
Ph.D. 2000, "Vortex distributions and dynamics in superconductor near surface and sample edges studied by SSM and critical current measurements" Professor of Physics, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Brian Yanoff
Ph.D. 2000, "Temperature Dependence of the Low Temperature Penetration Depth in the Unconventional Superconductor Sr2RuO4" Research Scientist, General Electric, Schenectady, NY
David Wollman
Ph.D. 1996, "Experimental determination of the symmetry of the superconducting pairing state in YBCO" Staff Scientist, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD
Stuart Tessmer
Ph.D. 1995, "Quasiparticle bound states in normal metal/superconductor structures probed by scanning tunneling microscopy" Associate Professor of Physics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 
Joe Walko
Ph.D. 1995, "Photon-induced vortex-antivortex pair creation in superconducting films" Industrial Scientist, IBM, Burlington, VT
Subashri Rao
Ph.D. 1994, "Effect of disorder on the vortex dynamics in superconducting Josephson junction arrays and clusters' Goal Alignment Generalist, Nestle, Baltimore, MD
Ralph Schweinfurth
Ph.D. 1994, "Growth, fabrication, and measurements of superconducting BKBO thin films and devices" Industrial Scientist,
Intel, San Jose, CA
Jui Tien
Ph.D. 1994, "Current-voltage characteristics of linear chains of submicron Josephson Tunnel junctions" Industrial Scientist,
Intel, San Jose, CA
Lan Vu
Ph.D. 1993, "Studies of magnetic vortices in superconductor networks and clusters by scanning SQUID microscopy" CEO, Web Office, Inc., Austin, TX
Fred Sharifi
Ph.D. 1989, "Thermal activation and macroscopic quantum phenomena in superconducting devices" Staff Scientist, Intellectual Ventures,
Bellevue, WA
Gene Hilton
Ph.D. 1989, "Non-equilibrium excitations in superconducting aluminum and high temperature superconducting devices" Staff Scientist, NIST, Boulder, CO
Kendall Springer
Ph.D. 1988, "Phase dynamics and magnetic field response of proximity-coupled superconductor arrays" Staff Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 
Ron Wakai
Ph.D. 1987, "Fluctuations in dc SQUIDs: quantum noise effects, low frequency noise, and single electron trapping" Associate Professor of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

DVH Research Group, 1996-2014
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign