ben elliott

Ben Elliott, Ph.D.


Ben grew up in Alaska. He received his BS and MS in Theoretical Chemistry from Utah State University. He obtained his PhD in experimental Physical Chemistry/Chemical Physics from Yale University where he studied mass spectrometry, infrared laser spectroscopy, and photoelectron spectroscopy. He worked as a research scientist at UCLA in ultra-fast laser spectroscopy. He then worked on the high-resolution vibrational spectroscopy of the isotopologues of carbon dioxide at NASA/JPL as a NASA Postdoctoral Fellow. He now works as a researcher and lab manager in the Tripati Lab at UCLA.