Sinead Ryan

Press Clipping: JILA's Breakthrough in Spin Dynamics Featured in Laser Focus World

Submitted by kennac on Thu, 11/23/2023 - 9:58 am

In a pioneering study, researchers from JILA and the University of Colorado Boulder physics department, have made significant strides in understanding electron spin dynamics within metals. The feature article in Laser Focus World highlights their work on high-harmonic generation (HHG) light probes and their use in revealing spin dynamics within a Heusler compound.

JILA Postdocs Rachael Merritt and Jake Higgins And JILA Graduate Student Sinead Ryan Awarded JILA JEDI Awards

Submitted by kennac on Wed, 11/15/2023 - 1:27 pm

JILA's commitment to excellence and inclusivity was recently celebrated with the presentation of the JILA JEDI (JILA Excellence in Diversity and Inclusivity) Awards.JILA Postdocs Rachael Merritt and Jake Higgins were honored for their exemplary leadership of the recently founded JILA Postdoctoral Group. Additionally, JILA graduate student Sinéad Ryan also received a JILA JEDI Award, recognizing her outstanding leadership of the 'Life after JILA' group and her pivotal role in organizing the successful Life After JILA Alumni mixer.

JILA Hosts Inaugural Life After JILA Alumni Mixer

Submitted by kennac on Fri, 11/10/2023 - 11:48 am

On a cold November evening at the Rayback Collective in Boulder, JILA hosted its inaugural "Life After JILA" Alumni Mixer. As hosted by the Life After JILA group within the institute, the Mixer invited alumni from the Colorado and Front Range areas to a night of networking and reconnecting. Over 40 individuals came for the event, including alumni now employed at NIST, DU, Quantinuum, Infleqtion, FormFactor, and LASP.