Adam Richie-Halford

  • Program Years: 2013-2017
  • Academic Institution: University of Washington
  • Field of Study: Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Aurel Bulgac
  • Practicum(s):
    Brookhaven National Laboratory (2014)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Physics, University of Washington; M.S. Physics, California State University; B.S. Engineering Physics, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Current Status


Journal Articles
-- Baker, Thomas E., A. Richie-Halford, A. Bill "Classification of magnetic inhomogeneities and 0-pi transitions in superconducting-magnetic hybrid structures." Phys. Rev. B 94, 104518 (2016)
-- Harrison, Robert J., et. al "MADNESS: A Multiresolution, Adaptive Numerical Environment for Scientific Simulation." SIAM J. Sci. Comput., 38(5), S123-S142.
-- Baker, Thomas E., A. Richie-Halford, A. Bill "Long range triplet Josephson current and 0-pi transitions in tunable domain walls." New J. Phys. 16:093048 (2014)
-- Baker, Thomas E., A. Richie-Halford, O. Icreverzi, and A. Bill "Cascading proximity effects in rotating magnetizations." EPL 107:17001 (2014)
-- Bill, Andreas, J. de Rojas, T. E. Baker, and A. Richie-Halford "Properties of Magnetic-Superconducting Proximity Systems." J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 25:2177 (2012)
-- Baker, Thomas E., O. E. Icreverzi, A. Richie-Halford, and A. Bill "Classical Mechanical Analogies in Wide Dirty SFS Junctions." J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 25:2183 (2012)
-- Richie-Halford, A. C., L. Iess, P. Tortora, J. W. Armstrong, S. W. Asmar, R. Woo, S. R. Habbal, and H. Morgan "Space-time localization of inner heliospheric plasma turbulence using multiple spacecraft radio links." Space Weather 7:S12003 (2009)

-- Richie-Halford, Adam. "Numerical Modeling of the Singlet Proximity Effect in a Superconductor-Ferromagnet Trilayer." Thesis. California State University, Long Beach. 2010

-- Bill, A., Richie-Halford, A., Moke, A., Baker, T. "Superconducting Order Parameter of a Ferromagnetic Junction in the Presence of a Magnetic Domain Wall." Poster presentation at Materials and Mechanisms of Superconductivity Conference. Washington, D.C., July 2012.
-- Tortora, P., Richie-Halford, A., Iess, L., Armstrong, J.W., Asmar, S., Woo, R., Habbal, R., Morgan, H. "Space-time localization of inner heliospheric plasma turbulence using multiple spacecraft radio links." Oral presentation at European Space Weather Week 2009. Bruges, Belgium, Nov 2009.
-- Harness, K., Karadayi, E., Richie-Halford, A., Squires, N., Bill, A. "Electronic excitations in graphite and graphene multilayers." Poster session presented at the Celebration of Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity, California State University. Long Beach, CA, May 2008. Also presented at the 2007 College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics Student Research Symposium, same institution. Sep 2007.


- Participant in International HPC Summer School 2015, Toronto, Canada
- Graduate Dean's List (commencement honor, limited to top 1% of graduate enrollment)
-- California State University, Long Beach, 2010
- General Phillips Award for Outstanding Young Scientist of the Year
-- Air Force Association, Los Angeles Chapter, 2009
- Summa Cum Laude
-- Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 2006
- Sigma Pi Sigma, National Physics Honor Society
- Omicron Delta Kappa, National Leadership Honor Society