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Rasha Abbasi Research Assistant Professor  240-6 INSCC 801-585-0809
Udara Abeysekara Research Assistant Professor  223 PHYS N/A
Tareq Abu-Zayyad Research Associate Professor  246 INSCC 801-581-8206
Megha Agarwal Grad Student  212A-1 JFB N/A
Giancarlo Aguirre Grad Student  NA NA
Christopher Ahn Grad Student  305-1A INSCC N/A
David Ailion Professor  218 JFB 801-581-6973
Hassan Allami Grad Student  212A-4 JFB N/A
Sandip Aryal Grad Student   211-6 PHYS N/A
Aishwarya Ashok Grad Student  209-2 JFB N/A
Sabastian Atwood Grad Student  209-03 JFB NA
Doug Baird Grad Student/Post Doc  336-2 JFB N/A
Sangita Baniya Grad Student   211-13 PHYS N/A
Ahron Barber Grad Student  214-A PHYS 801-581-6203
Lauren Barth-Cohen Adjunct Assistant Professor   801-581-7148
Ramón Barthelemy Assistant Professor 218 INSCC  801-
Elwin Bassett Grad Student  104-1 JFB N/A
Adam Beehler Lecture Demonstration Specialist  B-8 JFB 801-581-6602
Philip Beltracchi Grad Student  305-5A INSCC N/A
John Belz Associate Professor  228 INSCC 801-585-9620
Paul Bergeron Grad Student  205-6A INSCC N/A
Doug Bergman Associate Professor  230 INSCC 801-585-5973
Tushar Bhowmick Grad Student  209-07 JFB N/A
Nicholas Boardman Post Doc 318 INSCC N/A
Christoph Boehme Professor/Interim Chair  301 JFB 801-581-6806
      B-21 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-24 JFB (Lab) N/A
Jaspal Bola Grad Student  209-08 JFB N/A
Ben Bromley Professor/Associate Chair 



Isaac Brown-Heft Grad Student  209-09 JFB N/A
Joel Brownstein Research Associate Professor  312 INSCC 801-585-5265
Tabitha Buehler Associate Professor (Lecturer)  314 INSCC 801-587-9780
Weizhao Cai Post Doc  322-2 JFB  
      B-22 JFB (Lab) 801-587-3692
Julie Callahan Program Coordinator - ASPIRE  266 INSCC 801-585-9331
George Cassiday Professor  B-5 JFB 801-581-6635
Marzieh Chaharlang Grad Student  209-1 JFB N/A
Su-Kong Chong Grad Student  211-5 PHYS N/A
Kevin Davenport Grad Student  211-2 PHYS N/A
Kyle Dawson Professor  328 INSCC 801-581-4785
      106 JFB (Lab) N/A
Shanti Deemyad Associate Professor  311 JFB 801-585-5955
      B-22 JFB (Lab) N/A
John DeFord Professor  B-6 JFB 801-581-8396
Claudia De Grandi Assistant Professor (Lecturer)  313 JFB 801-581-4826
Matt DeLong Nano Czar (Retired)  221 PHYS 801-581-7462
        801-580-7246 C
Marcia Cook deWolfe Manager, Accounting Finance  203 JFB 801-581-6374     
Vikram Deshpande Assistant Professor  303 JFB 801-581-6570
      B-10 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-18 JFB (Lab) N/A
Carleton DeTar Professor  212 INSCC 801-581-7537
Cyri Dixon Undergraduate Advisor 240-D CSC 801-587-0650
Florence Doval Grad Student  211-12 PHYS N/A
Helion du Mas des Bourboux Post Doc  324 INSCC N/A
Antoine Dumont Grad Student  N/A N/A
Alexei Efros Distinguished Emeritus Professor  N/A N/A
Post Doc 350-7
Sarina Etheridge Grad Student  209-04 JFB 843-368-6638
Sanduni Fernando Grad Student  209-11 JFB NA
Devon Fischer Grad Student  209-12 JFB NA
Heidi Frank Administrative Manager/Chair's Assistant  202 JFB 801-581-5697
Greg Furlich Grad Student  240-1B INSCC N/A
Jessica Galbraith-Frew Grad Student  350-21 INSCC N/A
Anthony Garcia Grad Student  305-4A INSCC N/A
Jordan Gerton Associate Professor/Assoc. Chair  464 INSCC 801-585-0068
      134 INSCC (Lab) 801-581-5078
      151 INSCC (Lab) N/A
Paolo Gondolo Professor  310 INSCC 801-581-7788
Matthew Groesbeck Grad Student  211-7 PHYS N/A
Bill Hanlon Post Doc  246 INSCC 801-581-7452
Frank Harris Professor  204 JFB 801-581-8445
Sten Hasselquist  Post Doc  324 INSCC NA
Brad Hawks Unix Systems Administrator  308 JFB 801-585-5801    801-243-5583 C
Heshan Heun-Walpitage Grad Student  209-13 JFB NA
Tim Hutchinson Grad Student  305-11 INSCC N/A
Richard Ingebretsen Professor (Lecturer)  B-7 JFB 801-581-7166
Dmitri Ivanov Post Doc  246 INSCC 801-581-3908
Shirin Jamali Grad Student  336-7 JFB N/A
Wen Jin Grad Student  213-A PHYS N/A
Gajadhar Joshi Grad Student  336-5 JFB 801-581-4443
Charlie Jui Professor  222 INSCC 801-581-7186
Vikrant Kamble Grad Student  350-6 INSCC N/A
Payel Kar Post Doc  220-A PHYS N/A
Marzieh Kavand Grad Student  336-1 JFB 801-581-4443
Dipak Khanal Grad Student  209-6 JFB N/A
David Kieda Professor/Grad School Dean  215 PHYS 801-581-5220
      109 JFB (Lab) 801-587-7700
      110 JFB (Lab) 801-587-7700
      302 PARK 801-581-6926
Jihee Kim Grad Student  262-3 INSCC 801-581-3908
Karel Kuchar Emeritus Professor  224 PHYS 801-581-5083
Rohit Kumar Grad Student  211-8 PHYS N/A
Evan Lafalce Research Assistant Professor  337-2 JFB N/A
Gernot Laicher Research Associate Professor  410 SP 801-585-5553
Stephan LeBohec Associate Professor  217 PHYS 801-587-9923
      107 JFB (Lab) N/A
Ryan LeVon Grad Student  NA NA
Chonghuan Li Grad Student  209-15 JFB NA
Run Li Grad Student  104-4 JFB 385-722-6889
Sarah Li Assistant Professor  310 JFB 801-581-6408
Chuankun Liu Grad Student  211-14 PHYS N/A
Hao-Liang Liu Research Assistant Professor  337-4 JFB N/A
Shuwan Liu Grad Student  211-15 PHYS N/A
Xiaojie Liu Grad Student  211-9 PHYS N/A
Zhiheng Liu Sr. Optical Engineer  192 INSCC 801-581-7001
Neda Lotfizadeh Grad Student  212-A-6 JFB N/A
Alec Lovlein Grad Student  209-18 JFB NA
Jon Paul Lundquist Grad Student  240-3 INSCC N/A
Zhuxi Luo Grad Student  205-1A INSCC N/A
John Lupton Research Professor  315 JFB 801-581-4137
Jing Ma Grad Student  211-16 PHYS N/A
Hans Malissa Research Assistant Professor  222 PHYS 801-585-0485
Rajesh Malla Grad Student  211-11 PHYS N/A
Amaya Mao Grad Student  1442 MEB N/A
Vivek Mariappan Post Doc  316 INSCC N/A
Jason Martineau Grad Student  134 INSCC (Lab) N/A
John Matthews Research Professor: Cosmic Ray  224 INSCC 801-581-5505
      120 JFB (Lab) 801-209-1006 C
Nolan Matthews Grad Student  220-B PHYS N/A
Dan Mattis Emeritus Professor  N/A 801-363-3444 H
Jason May Grad Student  209-16 JFB NA
Kevin McCarthy Grad Student  350-7C INSCC N/A
Gary McDonough Senior Technician: Cosmic Ray  266 INSCC 801-581-7983
Frank Misak Administrative Assistant: Cosmic Ray  227 INSCC 801-581-6628
Eugene Mishchenko Professor  216 JFB 801-581-7115
Rachel Morris Grad Student  211-10 PHYS N/A
David Morison Grad Student 104-6 JFB N/A
Ed Munford Machine Shop Manager  116 JFB 801-581-6242
      104 PHYS 801-581-6697
Ben Murphy Assistant Data Scientist  318 INSCC 801-585-3797
Adnan Nahlawi Grad Student  212A-3 JFB N/A
Bryce Nelson Graduate Coordinator 201-D JFB 801-
Michael Newbold Grad Student  214-B PHYS 801-581-6203
Dieu Nguyen Grad Student  350-20 INSCC N/A
Shiyu Nie Grad Student  350-24 INSCC N/A
Vicki Nielsen Payroll Accountant 

203 JFB 801-585-1485
James Norwood Stockroom Store Keeper  114 JFB 801-581-6063     
Tino Nyawelo Assistant Professor (Lecturer)  452 INSCC 801-581-5306
Observatory Facility  Roof PHYS 801-58-SPACE (587-7223)
Bill Ohlsen Emeritus Professor  N/A 801-364-2159 H
Xin Pan Grad Student  209-10 JFB N/A
Ren Pankovich Grad Student  205-1B INSCC N/A
Anthony Pantziris Associate Professor (Lecturer)  B-2 JFB 801-587-3325
Renuka Pechetti Grad Student  305-8B INSCC N/A
Krista Perkins Grants Contract Officer  309 JFB 801-585-0182
Vijith Poovelil Grad Student  209-5 JFB N/A
Henna Popli Grad Student  336-6 JFB N/A
Matthew Potts Grad Student N/A 209-17 JFB NA
Mikhail (Misha) Raikh Professor  305 JFB 801-585-5017
        801-583-4907 H
Jackson Remington Grad Student  240-7 INSCC N/A
Paul Ricketts Observatory  Roof PHYS 801-58-SPACE (587-7223)
Andrey Rogachev Associate Professor  306 JFB 801-585-0792
      123 INSCC (Lab) 801-585-7416
Randall Rohas-Bolivar Grad Student  209-11 JFB N/A
Steven Rossland Grad Student  305-2 INSCC N/A
Janvida Rou Grad Student  211-3 PHYS N/A
Sid Rudolph Emeritus Research Professor  N/A 801-466-6380 H
        801-466-6380 H
Julia Russ Grad Student  226-B PHYS N/A
Saveez Saffarian Associate Professor  CSC 124-A
B-23 JFB (Lab)  
      204 LS N/A
Ipsita Saha Grad Student  212A-7 JFB N/A
Pearl Sandick Associate Professor  210 INSCC 801-581-8397
Anil Seth Associate Professor  330 INSCC 801-585-7793
Lei Shan Grad Student  212-A-2 JFB 801-581-8751
Abhimanya Sharma Grad Student  104-5 JFB N/A
Lauren Richey Simonsen Grad Student   134 INSCC 801-581-5078
Harold Simpson Facilities Director  304-C PHYS 801-581-3839
        801-244-1017 C
Jeremy Smith Senior Engineer: Cosmic Ray  250 INSCC 801-581-5053
Pierre Sokolsky Distinguished Professor  242 INSCC 801-581-5398
Wayne Springer Professor  216 PHYS 801-585-1390
Oleg Starykh Professor  304 JFB 801-581-6424
Christopher Stone Associate Professor (Lecturer)  124 JFB
Xuefang Sui Grad Student  305-4B INSCC N/A
Bill Sutherland Emeritus Professor  N/A N/A
Michele Swaner Advancement Coordinator: Math and Physics Astronomy  233 JWB 201-A JFB 801-580-9590
Orest Symko Professor  316 JFB 801-581-6132
      112 JFB (Lab) N/A
      113 JFB (Lab) 801-581-7011
      119 JFB (Lab) N/A
Michael Talbot Grad Student  305-1B INSCC N/A
William Talmadge Grad Student  N/A N/A
Xiaolin Tang Grad Student  B-123 JFB (Lab) N/A
Ran Tao Grad Student  213-B PHYS N/A
Rochelle Tarin-Olivas Executive Secretary 201-C JFB 801-585-1754
Craig Taylor Emeritus Professor  
CO School of Mines 303-273-3586
Taniya-Hariska Teanahewa Grad Student  336-04 JFB N/A
Mandefro Teferi Grad Student  336-3 JFB N/A
Mei Hui Teh Grad Student  221-B PHYS N/A
Christopher Tellesbo Grad Student  305-3A INSCC N/A
Bijaya Thapa Grad Student  UCAIR N/A
Stan Thomas Senior Engineer: Cosmic Ray  250 INSCC 801-581-8650
Gordon Thomson Emeritus Professor  NA NA
Josh Tomlin Accountant  203 JFB 801-587-7839     
Ryuichi Tsuchikawa Post Doc  322-3 JFB N/A
Lena Uta’i Accounting Clerk   203 JFB 801-581-5868     
Alejandro Vaquero Post Doc  205-3A INSCC N/A
Valy Vardeny Distinguished Professor  215 JFB 801-581-8372
      323 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-10 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-11 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-12 JFB (Lab) 801-581-4402
      B-15 JFB (Lab) N/A
      B-17 JFB (Lab) N/A
      128 INSCC (Lab) N/A
Michael Vershinin Assistant Professor  CSC 132- A
      125 INSCC (Lab) 801-581-5078
Karina Voggel Post Doc  316 INSCC 801-585-1824
Jingying Wang Post Doc  322-1 JFB N/A
Maoji Wang Grad Student  336-4 JFB N/A
Ren-Bo Wang Grad Student  104-2 JFB N/A
Daniel Wik Assistant Professor  320 INSCC 801-585-5832
Clayton Williams Professor  217 JFB 801-585-3226
      122 INSCC (Lab) 801-585-1138
      124 INSCC (Lab) 801-585-1138
      126 INSCC (Lab) N/A
George Williams Emeritus Professor  N/A N/A
Mary Ann Woolf Editorial Assistant (for large courses)  205 JFB 801-581-4246
Yong-Shi Wu Distinguished Professor  214 INSCC 801-581-6603
Haojie Xu Grad Student  305-5 INSCC N/A
Xiaoju Xu Grad Student   350-24 INSCC N/A
Shuhei Yamamoto Grad Student  205-4B INSCC N/A
Jun Yang Post Doc  318 INSCC N/A
Yue Yao Grad Student  211-15 PHYS N/A
Tian Ye Grad Student  N/A N/A
Tamara Young Grad Student  402 PHYS N/A
      240 CSC (Fridays) 801-587-0642
Gongqi Yu Grad Student  124 INSCC (Lab) N/A
Gail Zasowski Assistant Professor   322 INSCC 801-585-5383
Qingji Zeng Grad Student  N/A N/A
Yaxin Zhai Grad Student  226-A PHYS N/A
Rong Zhang Grad Student  211-17 PHYS N/A
Ting Zhang Grad Student  N/A N/A
Yue Zhao Assistant Professor 216


Xiaotong Zheng Grad Student  212A-5 JFB N/A
Zheng Zheng Associate Professor  326 INSCC 801-581-8975
Hui Zhou Grad Student  N/A N/A

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Last Updated: 10/10/19