Welcome to the Astronomy Department at Berkeley

Phil Hopkins 1. What's your name?

    Vincent Viscomi

 2. Where were you working most recently?

    I have been working at Penn State with the IceCube Neutrino Observatory.

 3. Are you here as a student, postdoc, faculty member, researcher, admin, or in some other capacity?

    First Year Grad Student

 4. Are you working closely with a particular group (CIPS, RAL, TAC, ...) and / or on a particular fellowship (Miller, Einstein, NSF, ...)?

    I have begun working with Geoff Bower (RAL) on the RIPL project.

 5. If you're a student or postdoc, who is your faculty mentor? If you're faculty or staff, is there someone with whom you'll be working closely?

   first year graduate = James Graham

  6. Which office are you sitting in?

     561A Campbell

  7. Tell us (in 2 or 3 sentences) a little about what you'll be working on at Berkeley.

      I will be working on RIPL for a while.  I hope to get to try a variety of projects while at Berkeley.

  8. Anything else (in 2 or 3 sentences) you'd like to tell us about yourself, your interests, your family, etc.?

    I am from the Philadelphia area and did my undergraduate work at Penn State.  My hobbies include reading, hiking, and photography.