Austin Purves

Austin Purves

Assistant Professor, Chair, Physics

Brownson 129
Tuesday & Friday 9:20-10:20 AM & 1:35-2:35 PM
austin.purves@mville.edu
(914) 323-5334

About Me

Dr. Austin Purves is an assistant professor and chair of the physics department. He researches supersymmetric particle physics models with emphasis on their implications for the Large Hadron Collider. He also researches cosmology, machine learning methods, and aesthetic criteria in physics. He teaches physics courses at all levels from general education to advanced research courses for physics majors.

Current Courses
Principles of Physics I & II
Foundations of Scientific Inquiry
Electronics Prototyping
Quantum Mechanics
Research
Education
Physics, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
Physics, B.S., University of New Hampshire
Feature Publications

Research Paper

Author
Bayesian Naturalness, Simplicity, and Testability applied to the B-L MSSM GUT

Int.J.Mod.Phys. A33 (2018) no.11, 1841004

Research Paper

Author
Perturbative Reheating in Sneutrino-Higgs Cosmology

JHEP 1809 (2018) 001

Research Paper

Author
LSP Squark Decays at the LHC and the Neutrino Mass Hierarchy

Phys.Rev. D90 (2014) 1, 015034