William Zech

Assistant Professional Specialist
Director of the Advanced Physics Laboratory

B.S., Mathematics (Highest Distinction) Indiana University, 2002
B.S., (Highest Distinction) Physics, ibid., 2002
M.S., Physics, University of Notre Dame, 2005
Ph.D., Astrophysics, ibid., 2010

E-mail: wzech (at) nd (dot) edu
Personal page: http://www.nd.edu/~wzech
Address: Jordan Hall of Science 311
Phone: (574) 631-5972
Fax: (574) 631-5952

Research Interests

Selected Publications

“The High-Velocity Gas Toward Messier 5: Tracing Feedback Flows in the Inner Galaxy,” Zech, W.F., Lehner, N., Howk, J.C., Dixon, W.V.D., Brown, T.M., The Astrophysical Journal 679, 460-480 (2008)

“Analysis of White Dwarfs with Strange-Matter Cores,” Mathews, G.J., Sun, I.-S., O’Gorman, B., Lan, N.Q., Zech, W., Otsuki, K., Weber, F., Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics 32, 1-13 (2006).

“A zero-to-few-hundred eV proton beam for calibrations of neutron β decay experiments,” Naab, F., Lamm, L.O., Zech, W., Garcia, A., Mumm, P., Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 197, 278-281 (2002).

Curriculum vitae (pdf)