Erin Good

  • Program Years: 2016-2020
  • Academic Institution: Louisiana State University
  • Field of Study: Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics
  • Academic Advisor: Catherine Deibel
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (2018)
  • Degree(s):
    PhD Physics, Louisiana State University, 2020
    B.S. Physics, University of Richmond, 2013
    B.A. Music, University of Richmond, 2013

Current Status

  • Status: Postdoctoral researcher at FRIB
  • Research Area: Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics


E.C. Good, B. Sudarsan, K.T. Macon, C.M. Deibel, L.T. Baby, J.C. Blackmon, C. Benetti, J.C. Esparza, N. Gerken, K. Hanselman, G.W. McCann, A.B. Morelock, J.F. Perello, K.H. Pham, E. Rubino, E. Temanson, I. Wiedenhoever. “SABRE: The Silicon Array for Branching Ratio Experiments,” Nucl. Inst. & Meth. A 1003, 165299 (July 1, 2021).

A. Lauer et al. "Studying the reaction 34Ar(alpha,p)37K and its impact on XRB nucleosynthesis and observables," in preparation.

A.A.D. Hood et al. "Measurements of fusion reactions with 16C for understanding x-ray superbursts," in preparation.

J. C. Blackmon, I. Wiedenhoever, J. Belarge, S. A. Kuvin, M. Anastasiou, L. T. Baby, J. Baker, K. Colbert, C. M. Deibel, O. de Lucio, H. E. Gardiner, D. L. Gay, E. Good, P. Hoeflich, A. A. D. Hood, N. Keely, J. Lai, A. Laminack, L. E. Linhardt, J. Lighthall, K. T. Macon, E. Need, N. Quails, B. C. Rasco, N. Rijal and A. Volya. "Studies of X-ray burst reactions with radioactive ion beams from RESOLUT" EPJ Web Conf., 165 (2017) 01005.

R. O. Hughes, C. W. Beausang, T. J. Ross, J. T. Burke, R. J. Casperson, N. Cooper, J. E. Escher, K. Gell, E. Good, P. Humby, M. McCleskey, A. Saastimoinen, T. D. Tarlow, and I. J. Thompson. "236Pu(n,f), 237Pu(n,f), and 238Pu(n,f) cross sections deduced from (p,t), (p,d), and (p,p') surrogate reactions," Phys. Rev. C 90, 014304. (July 14, 2014).


Coates Research Travel Award, Louisiana State University, 2019.