Physics Welcomes New Faculty Member Daniel McKinsey

Daniel McKinsey joins the faculty as of July 2015

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Daniel McKinsey received a B.S. in Physics with highest honors at the University of Michigan in 1995. His Ph.D. was awarded by Harvard University in 2002, with a thesis on the magnetic trapping, storage, and detection of ultracold neutrons in superfluid helium. His postdoctoral research was performed at Princeton University, and in 2003 he joined the Yale University physics department, where he was promoted to Full Professor in 2014. He joins the UC Berkeley Physics Department as of July, 2015.

Watch a video about Daniel McKinsey's dark matter reasearch on the National Science Foundation's website.

Check out Daniel McKinsey's bio page here.

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