Nathan joins us from William & Mary, where he graduated summa cum laude with a BS in Physics and Computer Science. For three years Nathan was a research assistant in the Quantum Optics lab. Nathan performed research in non-linear dynamics and chaos at the Institute for Research in Electronics and Applied Physics at the University of Maryland, and he developed a web application for the analysis of neutron diffraction data at the National Institute of Standards and Technology. In his spare time, he plays acoustic guitar and sings. Nathan grew up in the Pittsburgh area and Lynchburg, VA.