Curriculum Vitae

Name: John H. Kim
Date of Birth: Jan 7, 1970

Education:

  1. Columbia University, 1991-1998
    Graduate Student in Physics 1991-1998
    Thesis Subject: A Measurement of Alpha-S using the Gross-Llewellyn Smith Sum Rule
    Completion date: June 1998

  2. University of Chicago,
    1987-1991, B.A. in Physics

Teaching Experience:

  1. Teaching Assistantship, Columbia University
    1990-1991

Research Experience:

AMANDA Experiment, UC Irvine, 1998-2000:

  1. Programming reconstruction and monte carlo simulation
  2. Calculate limits on neutrino flux from point sources based on data and monte carlo
  3. Study status of optical modules from analysis of on-line data from the South Pole
  4. Teaching and managing work of PhD thesis students

CCFR/NuTeV(E815) Experiment, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, 1993-1998:

  1. Programming data acquisition tools for communication with CAMAC devices
  2. Refurbishing scintillator counters with new scintillation oil and tubes, and repairing broken counters.
  3. Development of a general-purpose fast Monte Carlo simulation of neutrino events (NUMONTE)
  4. Thesis analysis of the GLS Sum Rule
  5. Fitting leading order parton distributions to structure function data, for use in Monte Carlo acceptance corrections

Columbia University, 1992:

  1. Worked on proposal for a neutrino oscillation experiment at Fermilab with Prof. Wonyong Lee

CASA (Chicago Air Shower Array), 1990-1991:

  1. Undergraduate senior thesis on The Lateral Distribution of Muons in Air Showers

Conference Presentations

  1. A MEASUREMENT OF ALPHA(S) FROM THE GROSS-LLEWELLYN SMITH SUM RULE, J.H. Kim, et al. (CCFR Collaboration), Proceedings of the International Europhysics Conference on High Energy Physics, Brussels, Belgium, July 27 - Aug. 2, 1995
  2. AN EXTRACTION OF THE STRONG INTERACTION COUPLING CONSTANT (ALPHA_S) USING THE GLS SUM RULE FOR CCFR NEUTRINO DATA, J.H. Kim, et al. (CCFR Collaboration), 1996 Joint Meeting of the APS and the AAPT, Indianapolis, May 2-5, 1996.
  3. HIGH STATISTICS NEUTRINO SCATTERING AT FERMILAB: CCFR AND NuTeV, J.H. Kim, New Perspectives '96, June 4-6, 1996
  4. THE Q^2 DEPENDENCE OF THE GLS SUM RULE AND AN EXTRACTION OF THE STRENGTH OF THE STRONG INTERACTION COUPLING CONSTANT (ALPHA_S), J.H. Kim et al. (CCFR Collaboration), 1996 Meeting of the Division of Particles and Fields, Minneapolis, August 11-14, 1996
  5. INITIAL RESULTS FROM THE AMANDA HIGH ENERGY NEURTINO DETECTOR, S. Barwick, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), Proceedings of the 29th ICHEP '98, vol. II, Vancouver, Canada, (1998), 1447-1452.
  6. ENERGY SPECTRA OF AIR SHOWER MUONS AS A FUNCTION OF ATMOSPHERIC DEPTH, S. Coutu, S. Barwick, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), Proceedings of the 29th ICHEP '98, vol. II, Vancouver, Canada, (1998), 666-670.
  7. THE AMANDA NEUTRINO DETECTOR, R. Wischnewski, S. Barwick, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), Presented at the Xth Int. Symp. on Very High Energy Cosmic Ray Interactions, LNGS, Gran Sasso, Italy, (1998)
  8. AMANDA: STATUS, RESULTS AND FUTURE, E. Andres, S. Barwick, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), Venice 99
  9. A SEARCH FOR POINT SOURCES OF HIGH ENERGY NEUTRINOS WITH THE AMANDA NEUTRINO TELESCOPE, by J. H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 4.1.14
  10. NEARLY VERTICAL UPGOING MUONS IN AMANDA-B10 DETECTOR, by Eva Dahlberg, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 5.3.06
  11. UP-DOWN-GOING MUONS IN THE AMANDA-B4 PROTOTYPE DETECTOR, S. Hundertmark, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 3.1.06
  12. OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF SOUTH POLE ICE AT DEPTHS FORM 140 TO 2300 METERS, K. Woschnagg, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 4.1.15
  13. OBSERVATION OF ATMOSPHERIC NEUTRINO EVENTS WITH AMANDA, A. Karle, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 4.2.05
  14. SEARCH FOR RELATIVISTIC MONOPOLES WITH THE AMANDA DETECTOR, P. Niessen, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 5.3.05
  15. FROM THE FIRST NEUTRINO TELESCOPE, THE ANTARTIC MUON AND NEUTRINO DETECTOR ARRAY AMANDA, TO THE ICECUBE OBSERVATORY, F. Halzen, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 6.3.01
  16. THE AMANDA-B 10 STRING ARRAY, G. Hill, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 6.3.02
  17. AIR SHOWER MUONS AND THE ATMOSHPERIC NEUTRINO PUZZLE, S. Coutu, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 3.2.01
  18. CALIBRATION OF AMANDA WITH COINCIDENT EVENTS FROM SPASE-2, by T.C. Miller, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 6.3.11
  19. SEASONAL VARIATION OF THE MUON FLUX SEEN BY AMANDA, by A. Bouchta, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 3.2.11
  20. SUPERNOVA BURST ANALYSIS WITH THE AMANDA NEUTRINO TELESCOPE, by R.Wischnewski, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), in Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT; paper HE 4.2.07

Refereed Publications:

  1. A LIMIT ON MUON-NEUTRINO (ANTI-MUON-NEUTRINO) ---> TAU-NEUTRINO (ANTI-TAU-NEUTRINO) OSCILLATIONS FROM A PRECISION MEASUREMENT OF NEUTRINO-NUCLEON NEUTRAL-CURRENT INTERACTIONS, K.S. McFarland, J.H. Kim et al., Phys. Rev. Lett. 75:3993,1995
  2. A MEASUREMENT OF R = SIGMA-L / SIGMA-T IN DEEP INELASTIC NEUTRINO - NUCLEON SCATTERING AT THE TEVATRON, U.K. Yang, J.H. Kim, et al. (CCFR Collaboration) J. Phys. G22:775-780,1996
  3. TESTS OF A CALORIMETRIC TECHNIQUE FOR MEASURING THE ENERGY OF COSMIC RAY MUONS IN THE TEV ENERGY RANGE, A.P. Chikkatur, J.H. Kim et al. (NuTeV/CCFR Collaboration), Z.Phys.C74:279-290,1997
  4. A HIGH STATISTICS SEARCH FOR MUON-NEUTRINO (ANTI-MUON-NEUTRINO) --> ELECTRON-NEUTRINO (ANTI-ELECTRON-NEUTRINO) OSCILLATIONS IN THE SMALL MIXING ANGLE REGIME, A. Romosan, J.H. Kim, et al. (CCFR/NuTeV Collaboration), Phys.Rev.Lett.78:2912-2915,1997
  5. IMPROVED DETERMINATION OF ALPHA(S) FROM NEUTRINO NUCLEON SCATTERING, by W.G. Seligman, J.H. Kim et al. (CCFR Collaboration), Phys.Rev.Lett.79:1213-1216,1997
  6. A PRECISION MEASUREMENT OF ELECTROWEAK PARAMETERS IN NEUTRINO - NUCLEON SCATTERING, K.S. McFarland, J.H. Kim et al. (CCFR Collaboration), Eur.Phys.J.C1:509-513,1998
  7. A MEASUREMENT OF ALPHA(S)(Q**2) FROM THE GROSS-LLEWELLYN SMITH SUM RULE, J.H. Kim et al. (CCFR Collaboration), Phys.Rev.Lett.81:3595-3598, 1998
  8. A HIGH STATISTICS SEARCH FOR NEUTRINO(E) (ANTI-NEUTRINO(E)) ---> NEUTRINO(TAU) (ANTI-NEUTRINO(TAU)) OSCILLATIONS, D. Naples, J.H. Kim et al. (CCFR/NuTeV Collaboration), Phys.Rev.D59:031101,1999
  9. THE AMANDA NEUTRINO TELESCOPE, L. Bergstrom, S. Barwick, J.H. Kim, et al. (AMANDA Collaboration),
    Talk given at 18th International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics (NEUTRINO 98), Takayama, Japan, 4-9 Jun 1998.
    Published in Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl.77:474-485,1999
  10. THE AMANDA NEUTRINO TELESCOPE: PRINCIPLE OF OPERATION AND FIRST RESULTS, E. Andres, S. Barwick, J. H. Kim et al. (AMANDA Collaboration), accepted for publication in Astroparticle Physics (1999)


References:

Professor Steve Barwick, UC Irvine.
Professor Janet Conrad, Columbia University.
Professor Mike Shaevitz, Columbia University.