Students

Ph.D. Students

NameDegree - YearCurrent Location
Alan WallPhysics - 2013Air Force Research Laboratory
Blaine HarkerPhysics - 2017Blue Ridge Research and Consulting
Brent ReichmanPhysics - 2018Lockheed Martin
Kevin LeetePhysics - 2021L3 Harris
Mylan CookPhysics - Current
Logan MathewsPhysics - Current
Tyce OlavesonPhysics - Current

M.S. Students

NameDegree - YearCurrent Location
Micah ShepherdPhysics - 2007Penn State Appl. Res. Lab. (Ph.D. Penn State)
Ben ShaferPhysics - 2007PABCO Building Products, LLC
Derek ThomasPhysics - 2008Coreform, Inc. (Ph.D. U. Texas at Austin)
Michael GardnerPhysics - 2009Ford (Ph.D. Penn State)
Curtis WiederholdMech Eng. - 2011Ph.D. Candidate, U. Texas at Austin
David KruegerPhysics - 2012Amazon
Jarom GiraudPhysics - 2013Johnson Controls
Michael MuhlesteinPhysics - 2013U.S. Army ERDC-CRREL (Ph.D. U. Texas at Austin)
Ben ChristensenPhysics - 2013Lockheed Martin
Trevor StoutPhysics - 2015NOAA (Ph.D. Penn State)
Eric WhitingPhysics - 2016Ph.D. Candidate, Penn State
Kyle MillerPhysics - 2016Ph.D. Candidate, UCLA
Joseph LawrencePhysics -  2018 
Mylan CookPhysics - 2018Ph.D. Candidate, BYU
Aaron VaughnPhysics - 2020NASA Langley Research Center
Francisco IrarrazabalPhysics - 2021MD Acoustics
Reese RasbandPhysics - 2021Ball Aerospace Technology Corp.
James BradyPhysics - Current
Jacob WardPhysics - Current
Mark AndersonPhysics - Current
Matt ChristianMech. Eng.- Current

B.S. Students

NameDegree - YearCurrent Location
Seth TomlinsonPhysics - 2007Greenbusch Consulting
Hales SwiftPhysics - 2007Sandia National Laboratory
Derek ThomasAppl. Phys. - 2007 Coreform (M.S. BYU, Ph.D. U. Texas at Austin)
Michael GardnerAppl. Phys. - 2007Ford (M.S. BYU, Ph.D. Penn State)
Cole DukeAppl. Phys. - 2007LDS Church (M.S. BYU)
Trent MoutonPhysics - 2008----  (Ph.D. ----)
Jarom GiraudAppl. Phys. - 2009Johnson Controls (M.S. BYU)
David KruegerAppl. Phys. - 2009Amazon (M.S. BYU)
Matthew ShawPhysics - 2009Ford (M.S. BYU, Ph.D. Penn State )
Curtis WiederholdMech. Eng. - 2009Postdoc, U. CO Boulder, (M.S. BYU, Ph.D. U. Texas at Austin)
Devin YoungPhysics - 2009M.S. Candidate, U. Utah
Jessica MorganPhysics - 2011Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory (M.S. BYU, Ph.D. Penn State)
Julia VernonAppl. Phys. - 2011---- (M.S. Penn State)
Michael MuhlesteinPhysics - 2011Ph.D. Candidate, U. Texas at Austin (M.S. BYU)
Troy TaylorAppl. Phys. - 2011Johnson Controls (M.S. Penn State)
Ben ChristensenAppl. Phys. - 2012Lockheed Martin (M.S. BYU)
Garrett PorterAppl. Phys. - 2012Hoover & Keith Consulting
Marc JenkinsAppl. Phys. - 2012Seagate Cloud Systems
Trevor JeromeAppl. Phys. - 2012NAVSEA (Ph.D., Penn State)
Stuart HarperAppl. Phys. - 2012Software Engineer, TruHearing
David HartPhysics - 2013--- (Ph.D., CS, BYU)
Shanell ReynoldsAppl. Phys. - 2013---
Ken BostwickMech. Eng. - 2013--- (M.S., U. Texas at Austin)
Spencer PerryPhys. Teach. - 2013Science Teacher, Lee's Summit School District
Josh BodonAppl. Phys. - 2013Cirrus Logic (M.S., BYU)
Trevor StoutAppl. Phys. - 2013NOAA (M.S. BYU, Ph.D., Penn St.)
Jazmin MyresAppl. Phys. - 2014U.S. Naval Air Command (NAVAIR)
Zachary AndersonPhysics - 2014Computer Programmer
Hsin-Sing PopeAppl. Phys. - 2014---
Rachael BakaitisPhysics - 2014U.S. Air Force
Cameron VongsawadAppl. Phys. - 2015Teacher, Copper Hills High School, UT
Sam HordAppl. Phys. - 2015M.S. Candidate, U. Texas at Austin
Joseph ThadenPhysics - 2015U.S. Air Force
Darren TorrieAppl. Phys. - CurrentGoogle (M.S. Penn State)
Michael PearsonPhysics - Current 
Kevin LeeteAppl. Phys. - 2015L3 (Ph. D. BYU)
Aaron VaughnPhysics - CurrentBYU 
Caleb GoatesAppl. Phys. - Current 

NSF REU/RET Program Participants

NameAffiliationProgram - Year(s)
Tara TubbsLycoming CollegeREU - 2007
Emily Egan (Savage)LSUREU - 2007
Molly JonesU. MichiganREU -2008, 2009
Dorothy Manuel REU - 2008
Brad MoserWebb City SchoolsRET - 2009, 2010
Jessica MorganBYUREU - 2010
Chris Bronson RET - 2011
Chris Ross RET - 2011, 2012
Sarah YoungBYU IdahoREU - 2014