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):
    B.S. Physics, University of Richmond, 2013

Current Status

  • Research Area: Experimental Nuclear Astrophysics


E. Good, E.K.M. Heckmaier, N.D. Scielzo, S.M. Marley, S. Padgett, M.T. Burkey, M.P. Carpenter, J.A. Clark, P. Copp, B. DiGiovine, K. Kolos, J. Munson, G. Savard, S. Zhu. "Investigating the first-forbidden beta-decay transitions of 92Rb and 96Y," in preparation.

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. Wiedenhöver, 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. Höflich, 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).


Graduated Magna Cum Laude

Dean's List: Spring 2013, All 2012, All 2010, Fall 2009

Grainger Undergraduate Student Research Grant, Summer 2012

Sigma Pi Sigma National Physics Honor Society, inducted Spring 2012

Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society, inducted Spring 2012

Phi Kappa Mu Music Honorary Society, University of Richmond, inducted Spring 2012

Golden Key International Honor Society, inducted Spring 2011

Phi Eta Sigma National First-Year Honor Society, inducted Spring 2010