### Kimberly Cushman

**Program Years:**2018-2022**Academic Institution:**Yale University**Field of Study:**Physics**Academic Advisor:**George Fleming**Practicum(s):**

Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (2020)

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (2020)**Degree(s):**

B.S. Physics, and B.S. Mathematics, State University of New York at Oneonta, 2017

#### Current Status

**Research Area:**Physics

#### Publications

T. Appelquist et al., (2021) "Goldstone Boson Scattering with a Light Composite Scalar," arXiv:2106.13534.K. K. Cushman, G. T. Fleming, (2020) "Automated label flows for excited states of correlation functions in lattice gauge theory", Phys. Rev. E 102, 043303.

T. Appelquist et al. (2020) "Stealth dark matter confinement transition and gravitational waves," arXiv:2006.16429.

T. Appelquist et al., (2020), "Near-conformal dynamics in a chirally broken system", arXiv:2007.01810.

K. K. Cushman, G. T. Fleming, (2019) "Prony methods for extracting excited states," Proceedings of Science (Lattice2018) 297.

K. Cushman, A. W. Thomas, R. D. Young. (2018). "Charge Symmetry Violation in the Doubly Charmed Cascade Masses". arXiv:1804.05031.

K. Cushman. (2015). "Effects of Cell Windows on TwinSol Beams". In S. Caudio, L.Livio, P. Gianluca (Ed.) 8th European Summer School on Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics (pp. 133-135). Dirac House, Temple Back Bristol BS1 6BE UK: Institute of Physics. https://doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/703/1/012021

State University of New York at Oneonta, mathematics department seminar, December 2016, "Spinors: Modules in Representation Theory, Particles in Quantum Field Theory."

Colgate University, mathematics department seminar, November 2016, "Spinors: Modules in Representation Theory, Particles in Quantum Field Theory."

State University of New York at Oneonta, Mathematical Modeling guest presentation, "Modeling Dust in the ICM."

Santa Tecla, Sicily Summer School on Exp. Nuclear Astrophysics Student Presentation

"Investigating TwinSol Gas Cell Windows."

Georgia Institute of Technology, Mathematical Results in Quantum Physics, October 2016, "Spinor Representation Theory.

Institute of Photonic Sciences, Siegman International Summer School on Lasers, July 2016, "Laser Polarimetry for the Cosmic Axion Spin Precessoin Experiments (CASPEr) Magnetometry."

Sante Fe, NM, Division of Nuclear Physics Meeting, October 2015, "Effects of Cell Windows on TwinSol Beams."

State University of New York at Oneonta, Student Research and Creativity Day, April 2015, "Modeling Dust in the ICM."

#### Awards

P.E.O. Scholar Award FellowshipYale 3-Minute Thesis Competition 1st Place

D. Allen Bromley Fellowship, Yale University Physics Department.

Bachelor Degree with Honors in Physics and Mathematics, State University of New York at Oneonta, May 2017.

Presidential Scholarship (full tuition award), State University of New York at Oneonta, Fall 2013-Spring 2017.

Physics Scholarship, State University of New York at Oneonta, Fall 2014-Spring 2017.

Provost List, State University of New York at Oneonta, 2014-2017.

William L. Putnam Exam scorer, 2015, 2016.

Mathematics Scholarship, State University of New York at Oneonta, Fall 2016.

Dean's List, State University of New York at Oneonta, Fall 2013.