Horace Hearne Jr. 
Institute for Theoretical Physics 

"Where eagles fly free. -M. Tiglio"


Tenure track Faculty:

AgulloIván Agulló  

Associate Professor

Ph.D., 2009 - University of Valencia


ManosManos Chatzopoulos  

Assistant Professor 

Ph.D., 2013 - University of Texas at Austin


FrankJuhan Frank 


Ph.D., 1978, University of Cambridge, England


OconnellRobert O'Connell  

Boyd Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., 1962 - University of Notre Dame


PullinJorge Pullin 

Professor and Hearne Chair of Theoretical Physics
Ph.D., 1988 - Instituto Balseiro, Argentina


SinghParampreet Singh

Associate Professor
Ph.D., 2004 - IUCAA, University of Pune


TohlineJoel Tohline  
Ph.D., 1978 - University of California-Santa Cruz
Director Emeritus
Alumni Professor Emeritus


BrandtSteven Brandt

Ph.D., 1996 - University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign


DienerPeter Diener

Ph.D., 1997 - University of Copenhagen
General Relativity and Gravitation



LiBao-Fei Li

Postdoctoral Researcher


Brady Anthony Brady

Graduate student


HaldarStav Haldar

Graduate student


KaranasDimitrios Kranas

Graduate student 



John Dupuy (REU student)

Lucia Gordon (REU student)

Abigail Jeske (REU student)

Stephanie Howard (REU student)

Emily Safron (REU student)

Gabriel Vasquez (REU student)

Adria Delhom Latorre (Visiting student)

Barun Majumder (Visiting student)

Regular Visitors:

GambiniRodolfo Gambini

Physicist and professor of the Universidad de la Republica in Montevideo, Uruguay

Visiting professor at the Horace Hearne Institute for Theoretical Physics


CraigDavid Craig

Associate Professor of Oregon State University

Visiting professor at the Horace Hearne Institute for Theoretical Physics



Supported by the National Science Foundation
and in the past by NASAFQXi InstituteTempleton and the Sloan Foundations.

About Horace Hearne Jr.