Faculty

Meet Our Faculty

Dr. Liangmin (Leon) Zhang (Coordinator)Leon Zhang

Condensed Matter Experiments, Nanomaterials

  • Ph.D., Shandong Univ. (‘96) 
  • Email: lzhang(AT)csustan.edu        
  • Phone: 209-667-3553
  • Office: NHS 168 & 165

 

Dr. Ian Littlewood

Dr. Ian Littlewood

Atomic Physics, Thermal Collisions, Gas Plasmas, Spectroscopy

  • PhD: University of Oxford, 1976
  • Postdoc: Molecular Spectroscopy, McMaster University, 1981
  • Email: ilittlewood(AT)csustan.edu        
  • Phone: 209-667-3467
  • Office: NHS 172

Dr. Rose Zhang Rose Zhang

Condensed Matter Physics, Superconductivity

  • PhD: University of California, Davis, 1992
  • Email: rzhang(AT)csustan.edu        
  • Phone: 209-664-3917
  • Office: NHS 176

 

  • Susan Mokhtari

Dr. Susan Mokhtari

Theoretical Black Hole Physics and Topological Quantum Field Theory

  • Ph.D., Imperial College, 1986 on Supergravity and Supersymmetry
  • Postdoc: International Center For Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy
  • Email: smokhtari(AT)csustan.edu        
  • Phone: 209-664-6728
  • Office: NHS 175

 

 

Wing To

        Dr. Wing To

        Experimental, Astroparticle and Dark Matter Physics

        • PhD: Particle Physics from UC, Santa Barbara, 2012
        • Postdoc: Experimental Dark Matter from Stanford Univ. 2016
        • Email: wto(AT)csustan.edu        
        • Phone: 209-664-6910
        • Office: NHS 173
        • Website

         

        Brian

        Dr. Brian Morsony

        Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics

        • PhD: Astrophysical and Planetary Science, UC, Boulder 2008
        • Postdoc: Univ. Wisconsin-Madison 2008, Univ. Maryland 2014-2018
        • Email: bmorsony@csustan.edu
        • Phone: 209-667-3535
        • Office: NHS 174

         

        Dr. Michael Pagano

        Lecturer in Physics, Astronomy and Exoplanets

        • PhD: Astrophysics , Arizona State University 2014
        • Email: mpagano@csustan.edu
        • Phone: TBA
        • Office: NHS 169

        Dr. Cristina Berisso

        Lecturer in Physics

        Dr. Daniel Birmingham

        Lecturer in Physics

         

        Dr. Sam Pouryoussefi

         

        Lecturer in Physics

        Emeritus Faculty

        Dr. Marvin Johnson

        Biohysics and Biomechanics

        • PhD: University of Illinois, 1977
        • Email: mjohnson(AT)csustan.edu