Team Members

Team Members

Associate Professor of Physics - Louisiana State University

Ph.D., 2016 - University of Rochester

(225) 578-5851-Office

maganaloaiza at

Research Assistant Professor 

Ph.D., 2019 - Louisiana State University

cyou2 at

Mingyuan Hong

Graduate Student 

mhong2 at

Fatemeh Mostafavikhatam

Graduate Student 

fmosta1 at

Jannatul Ferdous

Graduate Student 

jferdo2 at

Riley Dawkins

Graduate Student 

rdawki1 at

Benjamin Bertoni 

High School Student from Family Christian Academy

Admitted to LSU

Francisco D. Santillan

Visiting Graduate Student 

francisco.santillan01 at

Former Team Members

PhD Thesis

"Smart Quantum Technologies using Photons"

Now TD Engineer at Intel Corporation

Michelle Lollie, PhD

PhD Thesis

"Advanced Communication and Sensing Protocols Using Twisted Light and Engineered Quantum Statistics"

First Black woman graduating from our Physics Department!

Now Advanced Laser Scientist at Quantinuum 

Nathan Miller, PhD

PhD Thesis

"New Aspects of Optical Coherence and their Potential for Quantum Technologies"

Now Postdoctoral Researcher at Sandia National Laboratories

Chao Dong

Undergraduate Visiting Student from Lanzhou University. 

Now graduate student at the University of Notre Dame. 

Josh Fabre

Undergraduate Student - Louisiana State University

Now Research Scientist at Atom Mines

Aidan Lambert

Undergraduate Student - Louisiana State University

Brandon Lin

High School Student from Baton Rouge High

Admitted to MIT