HEPL Directory

HEPL Email, Phone & Fax

Email: heplinfo@stanford.edu

Phone: (650) 723-0100

Fax: (650) 725-8311


Faculty Director

Daniel Palanker
Professor of Ophthalmology
Department of Ophthalmology
Phone: 650.725.0059

Deputy Faculty Director

Leo Hollberg
Research Professor of Physics
Phone: 650.723.4227

Administrative/Managing Director

Sara Lefort
Administration and Operations
Phone: 650.498.1126


HEPL faculty members represent a diversity of departments and schools, including: Physics, Astrophysics, Biophysics, Applied Physics, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Neuroscience and Medicine. All HEPL research projects managed by these faculty members are interdisciplinary, crossing departmental boundaries and combining physics and engineering, biophysics and medicine, and so on.

Robert L. Byer
The William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor and Professor of Photon Science
Phone: 650.723.0227

Blas Cabrera
Stanley G. Wojcicki Professor and Professor of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Phone: 650.723.3395

E.J. Chichilnisky
John R. Adler Professor, Professor of Neurosurgery and of Ophthalmology and, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering
Phone: 650.723.0276

Sarah Church
Professor of Physics
Principal Investigator: The Church Group
Senior Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
Phone: 650.725.1311

Daniel DeBra
Edward C. Wells Professor of Engineering, Emeritus
Department: Aeronautics and Astronautics
Phone: 650.723.3388

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Giorgio Gratta
Professor of Physics and, by courtesy, of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Phone: 650.725.6509

Jason Hogan
Assistant Professor of Physics
Phone: 650.498.0693

Kent D. Irwin
Professor of Physics, of Particle Physics and Astrophysics and of Photon Science
Phone: 650.723.4307

Aharon Kapitulnik
Theodore and Sydney Rosenberg Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Physics
Department of Applied Physics
Phone: 650.723.3847

Mark Kasevich
Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics
Associate Chairman, Physics Department
Phone: 650.723.4356

Chao-Lin Kuo
Associate Professor of Physics and of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Phone: 650.736.7880

John A. Lipa
Professor (Research) of Physics, Emeritus
Phone: 650.723.4562

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Bruce Macintosh
Professor of Physics
Department of Physics
Phone: 650.725.4116

Peter F. Michelson
Luke Blossom Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences, Professor of Physics
Chairman, Department of Physics
Phone: 650.723.3004

Brad Parkinson
Edward C. Wells Professor in the School of Engineering, Emeritus
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Phone: 650.725.4105

Philip H. Scherrer
Professor (Research) of Physics and Senior Fellow at the Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory
Department of Physics
Phone: 650.723.1504

H. Alan Schwettman
Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Department of Physics
Phone: 650.723.0305

Todd I. Smith
Professor (Research) of Physics, Emeritus
Department of Physics
Phone: 650.723.1906

Sami Tantawi
Professor of Particle Physics and Astrophysics
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Phone: 650.926.4454

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Administrative Staff

The HEPL administrative staff has a wide range of skills that ensures the success of the laboratory and its activities. Please feel free to contact any member of the team regarding his or her area of expertise.

Sochietta (Sochie) Kao
Human Resources Associate
HEPL Human Resources Associate

Sha Zhang
Financial Management Analyst
Financial analyst and administrator for Blas Cabrera

Haruko Makitani
Research Administrator and Financial Management Analyst
Solar Observatories Group, HEPL Ooperations

Dorrene Ross
Operations Manager
Cell: 650.804.2289
Sponsored project compliance for Property Manager, Facilities and Safety Manager, Shipping and Receiving Manager.

Michael Slack
Facilities Specialist 2
Cell: 650.346.9920
HEPL END Station, DPA and Building Manager Back Up

Dora (Dee) Taumalolo
Facilities Specialist 2
Cell: 650.444.3099
Fax: 650.725.8311
Desktop/IP address support, STAR Rep for ITS, Stanford Express procurement, Pcards, Tcards, expense requests, Conf. Rm Calendar Manager, Accounting, Shipping and Receiving, DPA and Building Manager back up.

Jeff R Wade
Network and Systems Security Manager
650.736.2171 (Office)
650.245.9542 (Cell Phone)
Manages computer systems and infrastructure, including networks and clusters; maintains building and computer security

Heidi Wong
Departmental Financial Management Analyst
Monitors departmental expenditures, prepares forecasts, administers PI certification compliance program, labor distributions, suspense account

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