Evan Trommer, Physics Senior, URECA Researcher of the Month
Evan Trommer is a senior majoring in physics and mathematics who has been exploring experimental plasma physics under the mentorship of Dr. Navid Vafaei-Najafabadi (Physics & Astronomy). Evan participated in the 2022 URECA summer program, and presented a poster on “Probing the Electromagnetic Field Structure in Plasma Wakefields Using Relativistic Electrons” at the Summer Symposium on August 4.
Currently he is engaged in doing follow-up experimentation on this work at the Accelerator Test Facility at Brookhaven National Lab. On campus, Evan has been active in the Society of Physics Students as Deputy Secretary and currently as President of the club. He plans to pursue graduate studies in physics.