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Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Mississippi

Dr. Jake Bennett

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Office: 105 Lewis Hall
Phone: (662) 915-2869

Degrees Earned

Ph.D., Indiana University (2014)
M.S., Indiana University (2009)
B.S., Roanoke College (2008)


2018 — present: Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi
2017 — 2018 Research Physicist at Carnegie Mellon University
2014 — 2017 Postdoctoral Research Associate at Carnegie Mellon University



  • Belle II Scientific Collaboration

Research Interests

Dr. Bennett’s research is primarily focused on hadron spectroscopy as a means of testing fundamental predictions of Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD), the theory of the strong nuclear force. He is currently the Data Production Coordinator for the Belle II collaboration, which is based in Tsukuba, Japan, and boasts over 800 members from 25 countries around the world.

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