East Greenwich, RI, 02818
As a recent graduate of Fairfield University, I have earned my Bachelors degree in Physics, with minors in both Mathematics and Mechanical Engineering. As a child, I have always been interested in astronomy and the wonders of space. I recall at a young age I would tell my family and friends that they would one day see me in a spaceship soaring amongst the stars-- this has become a lifelong goal of mine.
In high school I was first introduced to physics, and took both honors physics and AP physics. I instantly fell in love with the subject and decided that while in college I would earn my physics degree.
While at the university, I was highly involved in biomedical physics research under Dr. Min Xu since 2009. The research encompassed a non-invasive procedure using laser light sources for early stage prostate and breast cancer detection. From this research I have accomplished much, including 5 published articles and 3 published posters. Upon completing my degree, I...