University of California, Los Angeles Aptos High School
B.S. in Physics expected in June 2013 Graduated June 2009
GPA: 3.992 Valedictorian
Quantum Physics and Technology Lab, UCLA Physics 06-2012 to present
Professor HongWen Jiang
Simulated electron spins in double and triple quantum dots using MATLAB
Photonics Lab, UCLA Electrical Engineering 01-2012 to 06-2012
Professor Bahram Jalali & 09-2010 to 06-2011
Ran flow cytometry experiments using Serial Time Encoded Amplified Microscopy,
studied methods of tagging target cells, and trained two undergraduates
Computational Astrophysics Group, UCSC Astrophysics 06-2011 to 09-2011
Professor Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz & 06-2010 to 09-2010
Modeled white dwarf stars in a globular cluster and three-body gravitational
dynamics and the implications for globular cluster collapse phenomena using IDL,
C++, and Mathematica
Nora Brackbill, Hong Pan, and HongWen Jiang. (2012). Silicon
metal-oxide-semiconductor-based quantum dots for quantum information processing.
Presented at the Summer Program for Undergraduate Research Poster Day at UCLA.
Nora Brackbill, Jiahao Lin, Keisuke Goda, Chao Wang, Daniel R. Gossett,
Dino Di Carlo, and Bahram Jalali. (2012). High efficiency coating of circulating
tumor cells with metal beads. Presented at UCLA Science Poster Day.
Keisuke Goda, Ali Ayazi, Daniel R. Gossett, Jagannath Sadasivam, Cejo K. Lonappan,
Elodie Sollier, Ali M. Fard, Soojung Claire Hur, Jost Adam, Coleman Murray,
Chao Wang, Nora Brackbill, Dino Di Carlo, and Bahram Jalali. (July 17, 2012).
High-throughput single-microparticle imaging flow analyzer. Proceedings of the
National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109, 29, 11630-11635.
Private tutor in math and science 09-2005 to present
Reader, UCLA Physics Department 01-2012 to 06-2012
Clare B. Luce Research Scholar, 2012-present
Dean's Honors List, 2009-present
Rose Gilbert Honors Scholarship Recipient, 2011
University of California, Los Angeles Regents Scholar, 2009
Presidential Scholar Semifinalist, 2009
National Merit Scholar, 2009
Academic Affairs Committee Student Representative, 2012-present
Club Sailing, Varsity Women's Skipper and Treasurer, 2009-present
Society of Physics Students, Graphic Designer, 2011-present
Los Angeles Scores, Volunteer Assistant Coach, 2010
Regents Scholar Society Overnight Stay Program Coordinator, 2010
Regents Scholar Society Los Angeles Mentoring Program, 2009