Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory




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DegreeDiscipline/InstitutionYear
Ph.D. Physics
U.C. San Diego (Advisor: Julius Kuti)
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B.S. Physics (Computational Physics track, Math minor)
Carnegie Mellon University

Research Interests

Strongly coupled beyond the Standard Model physics, leadership-class computing, QCD and beyond-QCD thermodynamics

Honors and Awards

  • Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (2005 - 2009)
  • ACM Student Research Competition, Supercomputing 2006, Honorable Mention (2006)
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (2005), Honorable Mention (2003, 2004)
  • UCSD Department of Physics T.A. Excellence Award for Exceptional Service (2005)
  • UCSD Department of Physics Outstanding Academic Achievement Award (2004)
  • UCSD Department of Physics Graduate Research Fellowship (2003-2004)
  • MIT Department of Physics Graduate Fellowship (2003)

Selected (Recent) Publications

  1. "Twelve massless flavors and three colors below the conformal window" Z. Fodor, K. Holland, J. Kuti, D. N ́ogra ́di, C. Schroeder. Phys. Lett. B703, 348-358 (2011) [arXiv:1104.3124 [hep-lat]]
  2. "Chiral properties of SU(3) sextet fermions" Z. Fodor, K. Holland, J. Kuti, D. N ́ogr ́adi, C. Schroeder. JHEP 0911, 103 (2009) [arXiv:0908.2466 [hep-lat]]
  3. "Nearly conformal gauge theories in finite volume" Z. Fodor, K. Holland, J. Kuti, D. N ́ogr ́adi, C. Schroeder. Phys. Lett. B681, 353-361 (2009) [arXiv:0907.4562 [hep-lat]]
  4. "Topology and higher dimensional representations" Z. Fodor, K. Holland, J. Kuti, D. N ́ogr ́adi, C. Schroeder. JHEP 0908, 084 (2009) [arXiv:0905.3586 [hep-lat]]