Elizabeth Helfenberger

2017-18 Latham Fellow
Education: 
PhD Program at Princeton University

Liz Helfenberger is a Senior Physics/Math Undergraduate at the University of Iowa.  She has participated in research at CERN for the past 3 years and aspires to attend a PhD program for experimental high energy physics upon graduation.  She enjoys discussing her research with a variety of audiences, ranging from internal groups at CERN to the U of I Physics Department to the general public.  Liz has a passion for understanding the universe in a fundamental way and sharing that enthusiasm with everyone she meets. In her free time, she often plays the piano or rides her bike.