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Josiah Couch

Physicist

Austin, TX

josiah.couch@utexas.edu

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Resume (PDF)


Skills

Physics

90%

Mathematica

70%

Latex

60%

Python

50%

Languages

English

Spanish

German



Education

University of Texas
2013 - 2020 (expected)

Ph.D in Physics

Adviser: Willy Fischler


Oklahoma State University
2009 - 2013

Bachelor of Science Degrees in Physics and Mathematics


Work Experience

Teaching Assistant/ UT Austin Department of Physics
2013 - Current

Courses TAed:

  • Graduate Quantum Mechanics (1 semester)
  • Quantum Physics III: Particles and Nuclei (2 semesters)
  • Quantum Physics I: Foundations (2 semesters)
  • Classical Electrodynamics I: (1 semester)
  • Electricity and Magnetism (2 semesters)
  • Forensic Science (1 semester)
  • Lab for Engineering Physics I (4 semesters)
  • Lab for Engineering Physics II (1 semester)

Graduate Student / Weinberg Theory Group, UT Austin
2015 - Current

Conduct research in AdS/CFT. See Research.


Graduate Research Assistant / Center for Particles and Fields, UT Austin
Summer 2014

Used machine learning package to study optimal features for detecting higgs production in association with two top quarks