Matthew Gebbie

Principal Investigator


Wenxiao Guo

“Study the past if you would define the future.”


Graduate Students

Ryan Cashen

“Everything flows and nothing abides; everything gives way and nothing is fixed.”


Beichen Liu

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”

-Carl Sagan

Jack McAlpine

“If a seagull flies over the sea what flies over the bay?”


Seth Anderson

“But only in their dreams can people be truly free. It was always thus and always thus will be.”

Robin Williams

Hrishikesh Tupkar

“It always seems impossible until it is done.”

– Nelson Mandela

Elvis Umaña

“The greatest gift in life is the ability to think great thoughts and have the strength to take action so those thoughts become reality in this wonderful and abundant world.”

– Jack Black

Sam Johnstone

“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift”

– Steve Prefontaine

Sila Alemdar

“Those who are determined to walk without rest never feel tired”

– Mustafa Kemal Ataturk

Saam Farzam

“It is by logic that we prove, but by intuition that we discover”

– Henri Poincaré

Undergraduate Students

AJ Schmeiser

“It’s hard to live in color when you just see black and white.”

—Thomas Rhett

Jack Verich

“We find comfort among those who agree with us – growth among those who don’t.”

—Frank A. Clark

Aaron Dent

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”

― Wayne Gretzky

Rachel Hoetama

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”

—Theodore Roosevelt

Binyang Wang

“All beings, within the void, delusively interprets initiation and dissipation.”

―The Perfect Enlightenment Sutra

Theodore Puls

“The future is not what it used to be.”

—Yogi Berra

Nathan Zawicki

“The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute, the man who does not ask is a fool for life.”