Griffin Glenn

  • Program Year: 4
  • Academic Institution: Stanford University
  • Field of Study: Plasma Physics
  • Academic Advisor: Siegfried Glenzer
  • Practicum(s):
    Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico (2022)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Physics and B.A. Plan II Honors, University of Texas at Austin, 2019
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B. Loughran, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Automated control and optimisation of laser driven ion acceleration," High Power Laser Science and Engineering 11, e35 (2023)

N. Xu, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Versatile tape-drive target for high-repetition rate laser-driven proton acceleration," High Power Laser Science and Engineering 11, e23 (2023)

X. Jiao, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "High deuteron and neutron yields from the interaction of a petawatt laser with a cryogenic deuterium jet," Frontiers in Physics 10, 964696 (2023)

F. Treffert and G. D. Glenn et al., "Ambient-temperature liquid jet targets for high-repetition-rate HED discovery science," Physics of Plasmas 123105 (2022)

Z. He, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Diamond formation kinetics in shock-compressed C-H-O samples recorded by small-angle x-ray scattering and x-ray diffraction," Science Advances 8 (35), eabo0617 (2022)

F. Treffert, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "High-repetition-rate, multi-MeV deuteron acceleration from converging heavy water microjets at laser intensities of 10^21 W/cm^2," Applied Physics Letters 121 (7), 074104 (2022)

L. B. Fletcher, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Investigation of hard x-ray emissions from terawatt laser-irradiated foils at the Matter in Extreme Conditions instrument of the Linac Coherent Light Source," Journal of Instrumentation 17 (04), T04004 (2022)

F. Treffert, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Towards High-Repetition-Rate Fast Neutron Sources Using Novel Enabling Technologies," Instruments 5 (4), 38 (2021)

H. Sawada, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "2D monochromatic x-ray imaging for beam monitoring of an x-ray free electron laser and a high-power femtosecond laser," Review of Scientific Instruments 92, 013510 (2021)

C. B. Curry, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Optimization of radiochromic film stacks to diagnose high-flux laser-accelerated proton beams," Review of Scientific Instruments 91, 093303 (2020)

G. D. Glenn et al., "Improved large-energy-range magnetic electron-positron spectrometer for experiments with the Texas Petawatt Laser," JINST 14 P03012 (2019)

G. Tiwari, ..., G. D. Glenn et al., "Beam distortion effects upon focusing an ultrashort petawatt laser pulse to greater than 10^22 W/cm^2," Optics Letters 44, 2764-2767 (2019)


National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, 2019-2020
UT Austin College of Natural Sciences Dean's Honored Graduate, 2019
UT Austin Physics Department Highest Academic Achievement Award, 2019
University Co-op Mitchell Award for Undergraduate Academic Excellence, 2019
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, 2018