Chris McGuinness PhD

Physics Residency Program

Christopher McGuinness, PhD

Educational Background 

B.S. University of California at Santa Barbara, Physics (2000-2004)

M.S. Stanford University, Applied Physics (2005-2008) 

Ph.D. Stanford University, Applied Physics (2005-2012)

Post Doctoral Research, University of California San Francisco (2012-2013)

Medical physics resident, University of California San Francisco (2013-2015)

Awards & Honors

Robert H. Siemann Graduate Fellowship in Physics (2009-2012)

Best Graduate Student Poster at Advanced Accelerator Conference (2010)

NSF Honorable Mention for Graduate Student Fellowship (2006)

Undergraduate Research Award, UCSB Physics Department (2004)

Dean Honor List, UCSB (2001, 2003, 2004)

Publications

I. Stuade, C. McGuinness, A. Frolich, R.L. Byer, E. Colby, and M.
Wegener, Waveguides in three-dimensional photonic bandgap materials for particle-accelertoron a chip architectures. to be published in Opt. Express (2011).

C. McGuinness, E. Colby, B.M. Cowan, R.J. England, J. Ng, R.J. Noble, E. Peralta, K. Soong, J. Spencer, D. Waltz, and R.L. Byer, Fabrication and Characterization of Woodpile Structures for Direct Laser Acceleration, in proc. AAC2010, Baltimore, MD, (2010).

T. Plettner, R.L. Byer, C. McGuinness, P. Hommelho, Photonic-based laser driven electron beam deflection and focusing structures, Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 12 101302 (2009).

Crystals C. McGuinness, R.L. Byer, E. Colby J., Accelerating Electrons with Lasers and Photonic, Mod. Opt. 56: 18, 2142 (2009).

Performance studies of the CMS Strip Tracker before installation, CMS Tracker Collaboration, JINST 4, P06009 (2009).

W. Adam, et. al., Alignment of the CMS silicon strip tracker during stand-alone commissioning, JINST 4, T07001 (2009).

C. McGuinness, R.L. Byer, E. Colby, B.M. Cowan, R.J. England, R.J. Noble, T. Plettner, C.M. Sears, R. Siemann, J. Spencer, and D. Waltz, Woodpile Structure Fabrication for Photonic Crystal Laser Acceleration, A.A.C. conf. proc. (2008).

Christopher M. S. Sears, Eric Colby, R. J. England, Rasmus Ischebeck, Christopher McGuinness, Janice Nelson, Robert Noble, Robert H. Siemann, James Spencer, Dieter Walz, Tomas Plettner, and Robert L. Byer, Phase stable net acceleration of electrons from a two-stage optical accelerator, Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 11 101301 (2008).

Christopher M. S. Sears, Eric Colby, Rasmus Ischebeck, Christopher McGuinness, Janice Nelson, Robert Noble, Robert H. Siemann, James Spencer, and Dieter Walz, Production and characterization of attosecond electron bunch trains, Phys. Rev. ST Accel. Beams 11 061301
(2008).

C. McGuinness, E. Colby, R. Ischebeck, R. Noble, C.M.S. Sears, R.H. Siemann, J. Spencer, D. Walz, T. Plettner, and R.L. Byer, Timing Stability and Control at the E163 Laser Acceleration Experiment, P.A.C. conf. proc. (2007).

Tianfang Li, Lei Xing, Peter Munro, Christopher McGuinness, Ming Chao, Yong Yang, Bill Loo, and Albert Koong, Four-dimensional cone-beam computed tomography using and on-board imager, Med. Phys. 33, 3825 (2006).