Welcome new Physics Graduate Students!

The Department of Physics welcomes 12 new graduate students this fall. Incoming are Eslam Ala Sabra Mahmoud Abdelaleem, Pablo Illing, Tao Jin, Tomilola Obadiya, Charles Packard, Lakshmi Pullasseri, Tharindu Rajasooriya, Richa Shama, Enes Suyabatmaz, Xinyu Tian, Katie Whitcomb, and Yilin Zhao. Their research interests span the range of experimental and theoretical aspects of biophysics, soft condensed matter and quantum condensed matter. The formal new student greeting ceremony will be held at the department’s “Welcome Back Party” on Sept. 5, which – Aloha! – has a “Hawai’ian Theme” this year.