**Ph.D. in Physics** from the University of California, Davis in June 2016

**M.S. in Physics** from the University of
California, San Diego in March 2010

**B.A. in Physics and Mathematics** from the University of California, Berkeley in May 2008

UC Davis Courses

Course - Title - Professor - *Text*:

- Math 251A - Lie Groups and Their Representations - Monica Vazirani -
*Representation Theory: A First Course*by Fulton and Harris - Math 250C - Algebra - Albert Schwarz -
*Class Notes* - Math 280 - Modern Mathematical Physics - Albert Schwarz -
*Class Notes* - Math 265 - Mathematical Quantum Mechanics - Albert Schwarz -
*Quantum Mechanics for Mathematicians*by Takhtajan - Math 266 - Statistical Mechanics and QFT - Andrew Waldron -
*Class Notes* - Physics 223B - Group Theory of Elementary Particles - Joe Kiskis -
*Group Theory in Physics*by Tung

UC San Diego Courses

Course - Title - Professor - *Text*:

- Math 259A - Geometrical Physics - Mark
Gross -
*Class Notes* - Physics 201 - Mathematical Physics - Raj Pathria -
*Mathematical Methods for Physicists*by Arfken & Weber - Physics 220 - Group Theory - Kenneth Intrilligator -
*Lie Algebras in Particle Physics*by Georgi

UC Berkeley Courses

Course - Title - Professor - *Text*:

- Math 53 β Multivariable Calculus β Rob Kirby β
*Multivariable Calculus*by Stewart - Math 54 β Linear Algebra β Arthur Ogus β
*Elementary Linear Algebra*by Hill - Math 110 β Linear Algebra β James Demmel β
*Linear Algebra*by Friedberg/Insel/Spence - Math 113 β Abstract Algebra β Beth Samuels β
*Algebra*by Artin - Math 104 β Real Analysis β Alexander Givental β
*Elementary Analysis: The Theory of Calculus*by Ross - Math 185 β Complex Analysis β William Kahan β
*Complex Function Theory*by Sarason - Math 125A β Mathematical Logic β Theodore Slaman β
*Class Notes* - Math 140 β Differential Geometry β Craig Evans β
*Elements of Differential Geometry*by Millman/Parker - Math 121A β Mathematical Methods for Physical Scientists β Shamgar Gurevich β
*Mathematical Methods in the Physical Sciences*by Boas

Mathematics Awards and Test Scores:

- 2007: 780 on GRE Quantitative Section
- 2004: 5 on AP Calculus BC Exam
- 2004: 3 on American Invitational Mathematics Examination (AIME)
- 2003: 5 on AP Calculus AB Exam
- 2003: 800 on SAT Quantitative Reasoning Section
- 2003: 800 on SAT II Mathematics Exam
- 2003: 2
^{nd}Place in Los Angeles County Academic Olympiad (Mathematics) - 2003: 114 on American Mathematics Competition 10 (AMC-10)