Matthew Feickert

 Matthew Feickert
Matthew Feickert

Primary Research Area

  • High Energy Physics
Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Education

  • Ph.D. Southern Methodist University, 2019

Academic Positions

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research Interests

  • Matthew's research interests are in experimental high energy physics with a focus on boosted Higgs decaying to b-quarks.

Invited Lectures

  • Study of c-jet Tagging in the H -> WW -> lvqq Decay Channel at the ATLAS Detector

Service on University Committees

  • Student mentor to undergraduate physics majors.

Service on Department Committees

  • Physics

Service on College Committees

  • Engineering

Service on Campus Committees

  • Urbana-Champaign

Honors

  • University of Illinois College of Engineering Calvin Barnes Niccolls Memorial Scholarship (2007)

Research Honors

  • Universities Research Association Visiting Scholar at Fermilab (2010)

Semesters Ranked Excellent Teacher by Students

SemesterCourseOutstanding
Spring 2012PHYS 211
Fall 2011PHYS 211