Michael Litos

Michael Litos, CIPS fellow, wins major NSF early career development award

Jan. 27, 2021

Michael Litos, CIPS fellow, has won an Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The CAREER Program, one of the NSF’s most prestigious awards, supports early career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic role models in research and education and to lead...


Assistant Professor Mike Litos won a renewal of an existing award, a four year, $1.15M DOE grant in High Energy Physics for Advanced Accelerator Research. October 2020

Oct. 29, 2020

The $1.15M award is a four-year renewal of the previous $1.1M award that Professor Litos and his research group has received along with co-PI Professor John Cary from the Department of Energy. The award is targeted at research frontiers and crosscutting research areas that enable new scientific opportunities by developing...

Fabio Bacchini

A warm welcome to Fabio Bacchini!

Oct. 19, 2020

CIPS enthusiastically welcomes Fabio Bacchini to join us as a Postdoctoral Research Associate, starting October 1st, 2020. Fabio will perform research under direct mentorship of Profs. Dmitri Uzdensky, Mitch Begelman, and Jason Dexter on projects involving numerical and theoretical kinetic modeling of magnetorotational plasma turbulence in weakly collisional, relativistic, radiating...