Benjamin Galloway

  • Program Years: 2013-2017
  • Academic Institution: University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Field of Study: Atomic, Molecular, Optical Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Margaret Murnane
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2014)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Physics, University of Colorado at Boulder; M.S. Applied Physics, Colorado School of Mines, 2012; B.S. Physics, Colorado School of Mines, 2011
  • Current Status

  • Status: SSGF Alumnus, Optical Engineer at Sandia National Laboratories
  • Research Area: Atomic, Molecular, Optical Physics
  • Personal URL: https://originalbenjer.wixsite.com/benjamingalloway

Publications

Z. H. Levine, B. R. Galloway, A. P. Peskin, C. P. Heussel, and J. J. Chen, Tumor volume measurement errors of RECIST studied with ellipsoids, Med. Phys. 38(5), 2552-2557 (2011).

Z. H. Levine, B. R. Galloway, A. P. Peskin, RECIST applied to realistic tumor models, J. Res. Natl. Inst. Stand. Technol. 116(3), 685-688 (2011).

B. R. Galloway, C. G. Durfee, Development of a passively stable and dispersion compensated transient grating apparatus to measure ultrafast dynamics, Co. Sch. Mines Dept. Phys. Thesis 6986 (2012).

M. Iliev, A. Meier, B. R. Galloway, D. Adams, J. A. Squier, C. G. Durfee, Measurement of energy contrast of amplified ultrashort pulses using cross-polarized wave generation and spectral interferometry, Opt. Ex. 22(15), 17968-17978 (2014).

M.-C. Chen, C. Mancuso, C. Hernandez-Garci­a, F. Dollar, B. R. Galloway, D. Popmintchev, P.C. Huang, B. Walker, L. Plaja, A. A. Jaron-Becker, A. Becker, M. M. Murnane, H. C. Kapteyn, and T. Popmintchev, Generation of bright isolated attosecond soft X-ray pulses driven by multicycle midinfrared lasers, PNAS 111(23), 8329-8330 (2014).

B. R. Galloway, D. Popmintchev, E. Pisanty, D. D. Hickstein, M. M. Murnane, H. C. Kapteyn, and T. Popmintchev, Lorentz drift compensation in high harmonic generation in the soft and hard X-ray regions of the spectrum, Opt. Ex. 24(19), 21818-21832 (2016).

E. Pisanty, D. D. Hickstein, B. R. Galloway, C. G. Durfee, H. C. Kapteyn, M. M. Murnane, M. Ivanov, High-harmonic interferometry of the Lorentz force in strong mid-infrared laser fields, (in prep).

D. Popmintchev, B. R. Galloway, M.-C. Chen, F. Dollar, C. Mancuso, L. Miaja-Avila, G. O'Neil, J. Shaw, G. Fan, S. Alisauskas, G. Andriukaitis, T. Balciunas, O. D. Mucke, A. Pugzlys, A. Baltuska, H. C. Kapteyn, T. Popmintchev, and M. M. Murnane, Near and extended edge X-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy using ultrafast coherent supercontinua generated through high harmonic generation, (in prep).

D. F. Gardner, M. Tanksalvala, E. R. Shanblatt, X. Zhang, B. R. Galloway, C. R. Porter, R. Karl-Jr., C. Bevis, D. E. Adams, H. Kaptyen, M. Murnane, G. F. Mancini, Sub-wavelength coherent imaging of periodic samples using a 13.5nm tabletop High Harmonic light source, (in prep).

Awards

Rocky Mountain Electric League Scholarship, 2008 - 2010.
President's Scholarship, Colorado School of Mines, 2008 - 2010.
Dean's List, Colorado School of Mines, 2009 - 2012.
Speaker, NIST 2012 colloquium.
Poster presentation, 2011 Colorado School of Mines physics department poster session.
Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Colorado School of Mines, 2011.
Distinguished Physics Student Award, Colorado School of Mines, 2011.
Speaker, Rocky Mountain section of the Optical Society of America 4/19/2012 seminar.
Speaker, Colorado School of Mines physics department colloquium, 4/24/2012.
Peter Henning Fellowship, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2012.
NNSA SSGF Fellowship (starting September 2013).
Poster, NNSA SSAP symposium, 6/27/13.
Poster, NNSA SSAP symposium, 2/18/14 - Outstanding Poster Award.
Poster, SSGF program review, 6/24/14.
Poster, LLNL summer student poster symposium, 8/7/14 - Honorable Mention.
Poster, SSGF program review, 6/28/16.