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Faculty Profile

Jake V Bennett

Physics & Astronomy
Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
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108 LEWIS
OXFORD, MS 38655
(662) 915-7046
Joined UM: August 17, 2018

Brief Bio

Dr. Bennett is an experimental elementary particle physicist. His research is primarily focused on hadron spectroscopy as a means of testing fundamental predictions of Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD), the theory of the strong nuclear force. He is currently the Data Production Coordinator for the Belle II collaboration, which is based in Tsukuba, Japan, and boasts over 800 members from 25 countries around the world.

Degrees

BS
Physics
ROANOKE COLLEGE/ SALEM, VIRGINIA (2008)
MS
Physics
INDIANA UNIVERSITY/ BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA (2009)
PhD
Physics
INDIANA UNIVERSITY/ BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA (2014)