Principal Investigator

Brian Zhou

Assistant Professor of Physics

brian.zhou AT bc DOT edu

Office: Higgins Hall 230G

Postdoc, University of Chicago 2018
Ph.D., Princeton University 2014
B.S., Caltech 2008

Department Webpage

Phone: 617-552-0846

Dedicated, intrepid and mission-ready. If you have the right qualities and experience, contact to join us at all levels (undergrad, grad, postdoc)!

We currently have openings for graduate students interested in low-temperature scanning NV magnetometry. Join us as we contribute to the development of this emerging technique for high-resolution imaging of magnetic textures and current transport in quantum materials.

The “NV SEAL” team:

Graduate Students

Yuxuan Wang

B.S., Shandong University 2019

Xinyue Zhang

B.S., Nanjing University 2018

Undergraduate Researchers

Chad Petschek

Boston College Class of 2022

Hometown: Katonah, NY


Thomas Ding

UG: Boston College Class of 2020

Hometown: Boston, MA

Next: PhD Student in Physics, Boston College

Zach Long

UG: Boston College Class of 2020

Hometown: Eastham, MA

Next: Analyst, McNulty & Associates

Yongqi Zhang

UG: Boston College Class of 2021

Hometown: Beijing, China

Next: PhD Student in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London