Department of Physics and Astronomy
Sarah Schyck is a Master’s student under the supervision of Dr. Michael Pravica. Before attendance at UNLV, she received her bachelor’s degree in Physics from the University of Georgia, and she worked for the DOE at Savannah River National Lab. Currently, her group is focused on hard x-ray induced chemistry. The project she is working on now is studying mercury as a transition metal with mercury fluoride under high pressures in diamond anvil cells.