The best part about scientific research is working very hard on very challenging problems with very talented people from around the world.  I’ve had the great pleasure to collaborate with many hard-working scientists at many top-caliber institutions.

But I’ve also had something in large measure: luck.  Right from the first day I started doing research I had the good luck to be mixed up in some highly exotic and very cutting-edge topics.

Here’s a brief chronological summary of my research career.