Jonas Kaufman

  • Program Year: 3
  • Academic Institution: University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Field of Study: Computational Materials Science
  • Academic Advisor: Anton Van der Ven
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2019)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Physics, Harvey Mudd College, 2017


J. L. Kaufman, J. Vinckeviciute, S. K. Kolli, J. G. Goiri, and A. Van der Ven. Understanding intercalation compounds for sodium-ion batteries and beyond. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A 377, 20190020 (2019). DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2019.0020

M. Y. Toriyama, J. L. Kaufman, and A. Van der Ven. Potassium ordering and structural phase stability in layered KxCoO2. ACS Applied Energy Materials 2, 2629 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acsaem.8b02238

J. L. Kaufman and A. Van der Ven. NaxCoO2 phase stability and hierarchical orderings in the O3/P3 structure family. Physical Review Materials 3, 015402 (2019). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevMaterials.3.015402

J. L. Kaufman, S. H. Tan, K. Lau, A. Shah, R. G. Gambee, C. Gage, L. MacIntosh, A. Dato, P. N. Saeta, R. C. Haskell, and T. C. Monson. Permittivity effects of particle agglomeration in ferroelectric ceramic-epoxy composites using finite element modeling. AIP Advances 8, 125020 (2018). DOI: 10.1063/1.5053442

J. L. Kaufman, G. S. Pomrehn, A. Pribram-Jones, R. Mahjoub, M. Ferry, K. J. Laws, and L. Bassman. Stacking fault energies of nondilute binary alloys using special quasirandom structures. Physical Review B 95, 094112 (2017). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.95.094112


Jon A. Wunderlich Prize for Creative Achievement in Physics, Harvey Mudd College, 2017
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, 2016
Laspa Fellowship in Applied Mechanics, Harvey Mudd College, 2015-2017
National Merit Scholar, 2013