Tanya Zelevinsky

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Tanya Zelevinsky received her Ph.D. at Harvard University in 2004, working on precision measurements of helium fine structure. She was a Postdoctoral Associate at JILA and the University of Colorado until 2007, where her team developed the optical lattice clock based on fermionic strontium. She became an Assistant Professor of Physics at Columbia University in 2008.


84Sr—just right for forming a Bose-Einstein condensate

Two separate teams have achieved the long sought after Bose-Einstein condensation of strontium. Read More »