Postdoc positions available! Please contact Daniel if interested.

Prospective graduate students: please apply to the graduate programs in Physics or Population Biology, Ecology, and Evolution (PBEE). Students interested in applying to PBEE should also contact Daniel before applying if possible; for Physics this is unnecessary.

Group (L-R: Daniel, Rohan, Brent, Linnea, Tyler, Qihan)


Our lab welcomes participants of every socio-economic background, nationality, race/ethnicity, religion, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, and disability status. We all strive to treat each other with kindness and respect, and help each other in studying the natural world. We believe in the importance of equity and inclusion in our group and in our community.


Daniel Weissman


Rohan Mehta

PhD students

Brent Allman

Linnea Bavik

Qihan Liu

Tyler Smith


Akash Arani


Mahan Ghafari (MSc 2018, now D.Phil. student at Oxford University)

Jayeol Chun (BS 2018, now Ph.D. student at Brandeis University)

Caroline Holmes (BS 2017, now Ph.D. student at Princeton University)

Itai Pinkoviezky (postdoc, now data scientist at Craneware)