Carr Theoretical Physics Research Group

Anyone interested in theoretical physics is welcome to attend our group meetings. Please contact me for meeting times.

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Group Members and Projects
Group Affiliates at the Colorado School of Mines
Graduate Theses
Recent and Upcoming Group Visitors
Honorary Group Members
Past Group Members and Students Mentored

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Theoretical Group Members and Projects

Research Faculty and Post-doctoral Researchers

Doctoral Students

Master's Students

Undergraduate Students in Physics

Present and Recent Undergraduate Students in Interdisciplinary McBride Honors Program

Group Affiliates at the Colorado School of Mines

Graduate Theses

  1. "Dark-Bright Solitons in Bose-Einstein Condensates: Dynamics, Scattering, and Oscillations," Majed Alotaibi (2018)
  2. "Many-Body Entangled Dynamics of Closed and Open Systems for Quantum Simulators," Daniel Jaschke (2018)
  3. "Many-Body Quantum Tunneling of Ultracold Bosonic Gases: Quantum Phase Transitions, Bosonic Josephson Junctions, and Mott Switch Atomtronics," Marie McLain (2018)
  4. "Realizing Fractional Derivatives of Elementary and Composite Functions through the Generalized Euler's Integral Transform and Integer Derivative Series: Building the Mathematical Framework to Model the Fractional Schroedinger Equation in Fractional Spacetime," Anastasia Gladkina (2018)
  5. "Geometric Quantum Hydrodynamics and Bose-Einstein Condensates: Non-Hamiltonian Evolution of Vortex Lines," Scott Strong (2018)
  6. "Quantum Complexity: Quantum Mutual Information, Complex Networks, and Emergent Phenomena in Quantum Cellular Automata," David Vargas (2016 )
  7. "Entanglement and Complexity in Quantum Elementary Cellular Automata," Logan Hillberry (2016 )
  8. "Quantum Many Body Physics of Ultracold Molecules in Optical Lattices: Models and Simulation Methods," Michael Wall (2012)
  9. "The Nonlinear Dirac Equation in Bose-Einstein Condensates," Laith Haddad (2012)
  10. "Symmetry Breaking and Singularity Structure in Bose-Einstein Condensates ," Kelley Commeford (2012)
  11. "Modeling Self-heating and Negative Bias Temperature Instability in Fin-FETs ," David Sommer (2012)
  12. "Entangled Quantum Dynamics via Macroscopic Quantum Tunneling of Bright Solitons in Bose-Einstein Condensates," Joseph Glick (2011)
  13. "Rapid Spectrophotometric Detection for Analysis of Bacterial Contamination in Water," Sarah Spence (2011)
  14. "Nonlinear Scattering of Bose-Einstein Condensates on a Finite Barrier," Rachel Miller (2010)
  15. "Quantum Many-Body Dynamics of Ultracold Bosons in One-Dimensional Optical Lattices: Theoretical Aspects, Simulations Methods, and Soliton Formation and Stability," Ryan Mishmash (2008)
  16. "Quantum Fluctuations in the Dynamics of Bose-Einstein Condensates," Victor Snyder (2008)
  17. "Ultracold Bosons in a Multi-Dimensional, Titled, Double-Well Trap: Potential Decoherence, Tunneling Resonances, and Two-Level Phenomena," Dimitri Dounas-Frazer (2007)

Group Visitors

Honorary Group Members