People

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR


Jairo Velasco, Jr.

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics

University of California at Santa Cruz

jvelasc5@ucsc.edu

 

POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR


Fred JouckenFred Joucken
PhD in Physics University of Namur 2015
Masters in Physics University of Amsterdam 2008
Bachelors in Physics University of Namur 2006

Research Interests: Dirac fermion billiards and steering chiral trajectories. Scanning tunneling microscopy of 2D material devices.

Other Interests: Soccer, camping and hiking

 

 

GRADUATE STUDENTS


arturo quezada

Arturo Quezada, 1st year graduate student

B.S. Physics & Math UC Berkeley 2013

Research Interests: Using strain to control the electronic properties of two-dimensional materials.

Other Interests: Hiking, camping and cooking

 

 

 

 


john davenport

John Davenport, 1st year graduate student

B.S. Physics, Math & Chemistry
Sewanee 2013

Research Interests: Tunneling field effect transistors based on two-dimensional materials.

Other Interests: Surfing, playing music and baking pies

 

 

 

 

 


Zhehao GeZhehao Ge

Bachelors in Physics Lanzhou University 2017

Research Interests: Dirac fermion billiards, tunneling spectroscopy of 2D material devices.


Alexandra LaraAlexandra Lara

Bachelors in Physics UC Santa Cruz 2017

Research Interests: Novel transistors based on 2D materials

Other Interests: FC Barcelona, reading a good novel, and watching both real-life and fictitious crime shows.

 

 

 

 

 

 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS


junyan

Junyan, 3rd year undergraduate student

Research Interests: Developing clean technologies based on two-dimensional materials.

Other Interests: Cooking and nunchakus

 

 

 


henchin chen

Henchin Chen, 1st year undergraduate student

Research Interests: Thermoelectric effects in two-dimensional materials.

Other Interests: Video editing and listening to music


Belinda ZhenBelinda Zhen

Research Interests: tunneling spectroscopy of 2D material devices.

Other Interests: painting, sailing, swimming, kite-flying.


JVJlab Group Pic 2017