Ian Ochs

  • Program Year: 2
  • Academic Institution: Princeton University
  • Field of Study: Plasma Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Nathaniel Fisch
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.A. Physics, Harvard University, 2015

Publications

Ochs, I. E., & Fisch, N. J. Particle orbits in a force-balanced, wave-driven, rotating torus. Physics of Plasmas, 24(9), 092513 (2017).

Ochs, I. E., Rax, J. M., Gueroult, R., & Fisch, N. J. Drift and separation in collisionality gradients. Physics of Plasmas, 24(8), 083503 (2017).

Ochs, I. E., Gueroult, R., Fisch, N. J., & Zweben, S. J. Collisional considerations in axial-collection plasma mass filters. Physics of Plasmas, 24(4), 043503 (2017).

Ochs, I.E., Bertelli, N., and Fisch, N.J. Alpha channeling with high-field launch of lower hybrid waves. Phys. Plasmas 22, 112103 (2015); http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4935123

Ochs, I.E., Bertelli, N., and Fisch, N.J. Coupling of alpha channeling to parallel wavenumber upshift in lower hybrid current drive. Phys. Plasmas 22, 082119 (2015); http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4928903

Ochs, I.E. and Desai, M.M. The competition between simple and complex evolutionary trajectories in asexual populations. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15:55 (2015) DOI: 10.1186/s12862-015-0334-0

Awards

Presidential Scholar, 2011
National Merit Scholar, 2011
Harvard Herchel Smith Undergraduate Research Fellowship, 2013
Harvard PRISE Research Fellowship, 2013
National Undergraduate Fellowship in Plasma Physics (DOE), 2014
Harvard College Scholar (top 10% of class by GPA), 2013-14
Magna cum Laude with Highest Honors in Field (Physics), 2015