Mikhail Tikhonov

Mikhail (Michael) is an assistant professor at the Physics department, and an affiliate with the Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences. He spent his undergraduate years at the Lomonosov Moscow University (MGU) (Moscow, Russia), obtained a Master in theoretical physics from École Normale Supérieure (Paris, France), and his PhD from Princeton University in 2014.

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Jake Moran

Jake is a first-year PhD student in Physics. He likes condensed matter physics and topology, and is rotating in our group.


Stefan Landmann

Stefan is a PhD student with Dr. Andreas Engel at Carl-von-Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, working on models of large complex ecosystems. He is visiting our group in January-March 2019.

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Open positions

We have space for one or two more graduate students, and are looking for an undergraduate intern for the summer of 2019.

A postdoc position is also available.


Past members

Daria Kowsari
Rotated in our group in 2018-19 as a first-year graduate student.