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Profile Summary

Zulkaida Akbar is a senior researcher and member of the Experimental High-Energy Physics research group. He is a nuclear and particle physicist with 10 years of experience working on two particle accelerators under the Department of Energy USA: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) & Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab). Experienced in working with international physicists in a big collaboration. Trained in implementing advanced data analysis, statistics, and machine learning techniques to hundreds of Terabytes of particle data. Experienced in project management and leadership roles with hundreds of team members. Trained in solving problems with novel and unique approaches. A programmer with knowledge of more than 10 programming languages. Experienced with Cryogenic engineering, Dynamic-Nuclear Polarization, and Nuclear-Magnetic Resonance techniques. A teacher/lecturer/mentor with 10 years of teaching experience.

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. | Department of  Physics, Florida State University, USA.
  • M.S | Department of Physics, Florida State University, USA.
  • S.Si. / B.Sc. | Department of Physics, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia.

Work Experience

  • 2023-present, Senior Researcher, BRIN Research Center for Quantum Physics, Indonesia.
  • 2018-2023, Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Virginia, USA.

Selected Publications

I have co-authored ~50 publications as a member of CLAS, CLAS12, Hall-C collaborations at Jefferson Lab, and the SpinQuest experiment at Fermilab. Here are some of the selected publications: