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Articles
    2012 `Nominating Your Evaluators.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice column, 6 January 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/8yuqmt4 .
    2012 `Discovering Strong Top Dynamics at the LHC,' with R.S. Chivukula, B. Coleppa, P. Ittisamai, H.E. Logan, A. Martin, and J. Ren. Physical Review D86: 095017, 2012. (25 pages).
    2012 `Discovering Higgsless Electroweak Symmetry Breaking at LHC-8,' with C. Du, H.-J. He, Y.- P. Kuang, B. Zhang, N.D. Christensen, and R.S. Chivukula. Physical Review D86: 095011, 2012. (11 pages).
    2012 `Probing Color Octet Couplings at the Large Hadron Collider,' with A. Atre, R.S. Chivukula, P. Ittisamai, and J.-H. Yu. Physical Review D86: 054003, 2012. (19 pages).
    2012 `Production of Massive Color-Octet Vector Bosons at Next to Leading Order,' with R.S. Chivukula, A. Farzinnia, and R. Foadi. Physical Review D85: 054005, 2012. (21 pages).
    2012 `The Flavor Structure of the Three-Site Higgsless Model,' with T. Abe, R.S. Chivukula, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D85: 035015, 2012. (23 pages).
    2012 `Leveraging Your Annual Evaluation.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 3 February 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/7f4uosx .
    2012 `Evaluating Colleagues: Time Well Spent.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 10 February 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/bu2albs .
    2012 `Rewarding Teaching Innovation.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 18 April 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/bpk3fta .
    2012 `How to Ask.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 6 June 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/csop68a .
    2012 `Dual-Career Academics: The Right Start.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 27 July 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/d4pb47h
    2012 `Counter-O er Con dential.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 21 September 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/co8oa87 .
    2012 `The Greatest Course You'll Ever Teach.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice: Mend the Gap, 30 November 2012. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/bnlmmrv
    2011 `The Fit Puzzle.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice column, 23 November 2011. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/7u7jv2g .
    2011 `The Fund-Raiser is Your Friend.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice column, 12 October 2011. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/6docgmz .
    2011 `Academic Finance Demysti ed.' Inside Higher Ed, Career Advice column, 16 September 2011. Also available online at http://tinyurl.com/3mqw37u .
    2011 ‘Patterns of Custodial Isospin Violation from a Composite Top,’ Phys. Rev. D D84: 035026
    2011 ‘Top-Higgs and Top-Pion Phenomenology in the Top Triangle Moose Model,’ Phys. Rev. D83: 055013
    2011 `LHC Limits on the Top-Higgs in Models with Strong Top-Quark Dynamics,' with R.S. Chivukula, B. Coleppa, H. Logan, and A. Martin. Physical Review D84: 095022, 2011. (9 pages).
    2011 `Technipion Limits from LHC Higgs Searches,' with R.S. Chivukula, Pawin Ittisamai, and Jing Ren. Physical Review D84:115025, 2011. (15 pages).
    2010 ‘The Limits of Custodial Symmetry,’ with R.S. Chivukula, S. DiChiara, and R. Foadi. Physical Review D80 095001 (2009); Erratum-ibid D81 059902 (2010). (19 pages).
    2010 ‘Custodial Isospin violation in the Lee-Wick Standard Model,’ with R.S. Chivukula, A. Farzin- nia, and R. Foadi. Physical Review D81 095015 (2010). (12 pages).
    2010 ‘Condensate Enhancement and D-MesonMixing in Technicolor Theories,’ with R.S. Chivukula. Physical Review D82 033014 (2010). (6 pages).
    2010 ‘Global Symmetries and Renormalizability in Lee-Wick Theories,’ with R.S. Chivukula, A. Farzin- nia, and R. Foadi. Physical Review D82 035015 (2010). (17 pages)
    2010 ‘Axigluons cannot explain the observed top-quark forward-backward asymmetry,’ with R.S. Chivukula and C.-P. Yuan. Physical Review D82 094009 (2010). (12 pages).
    2009 ‘Women in Physics in the United States: Reporting on the Past and Looking at the Future,’ with Yevgenia V. Zastavker et al.. CSWP Gazette: A Newsletter of the Committee on the Status of Women in Physics of the American Physical Society. 28:(1):1, 2009. 3 pages.
    2009 ‘The Third International Conference on Women in Physics; Lessons Learned’, with Yevgenia V. Zastavker. CSWP Gazette: A Newsletter of the Committee on the Status of Women in Physics of the American Physical Society.28:(1):5, 2009. 3 pages.
    2009 ‘Z ! b¯b and Chiral Currents in Higgsless Models,’ with T. Abe, R.S. Chivukula, N.D. Chris- tensen, K. Hsieh, S. Matsuzaki, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D79 075916, 2009. (19 pages).
    2009 ‘The Top Triangle Moose: Combining Higgsless and Topcolor Mechanisms for Mass Genera- tion,’ with R.S. Chivukula, N.D. Christensen, and B. Coleppa. Physical Review D80 035011, 2009. (20 pages).
    2009 ‘WLWL Scattering in HiggslessModels: Identifying Better Effective Theories,’ with A.S. Belyaev, R.S. Chivukula, N.D. Christensen, H.-J. He, M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D80 055052 (2009). (35 pages).
    2009 ‘The Limits of Custodial Symmetry,’ with R.S. Chivukula, S. DiChiara, and R. Foadi. Physical Review D80 095001 (2009); Erratum-ibid D81 059902 (2010). (19 pages).
    2008 ‘CERN LHC Signatures of New Gauge bosons in Minimal Higgsless Model,’ with H.-J. He, Y.- P. Kuang, Y.-H. Hui, B. Zhang, A. Belyaev, R.S. Chivukula, N.D. Christensen, and A. Pukhov. Physical Review D78 031701, 2008 (6 pages).
    2008 ‘Hypercharge-Universal Topcolor,’ with F. Braam,M. Flossdorf, R.S. Chivukula, and S. DiChiara. Physical Review D77 055005, 2008. (21 pages).
    2008 ‘Low-energy Effective theory, Unitarity, and Non-Decoupling Behavior in a Model with Heavy Higgs-Triplet Fields,’ with R.S. Chivukula and N. D. Christensen. Physical Review D77 035001, 2008 (11 pages).
    2008 ‘General sum Rules for WW Scattering in Higgsless Models: Equivalence Theorem and Decon- struction Identities,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.-J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D78 095003, 2008 (36 pages).
    2008 ‘Women in Physics in the United States,’ with Yevgenia V. Zastavker et al.. Proceedings of the Third IUPAP International Conference on Women in Physics (ICWIP08). Seoul, Korea; October, 2008. 2 pages.
    2007 ‘One-Loop Corrections to the S and T Parameters in a Three Site Higgsless Model,’ with R.S. Chivukula and S. Matsuzaki. Physical Review D75 073002, 2007 (34 pages).
    2007 ‘Deconstruction and Elastic [pi pi] Scattering in Higgsless Models,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.-J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D75 035005, 2007 (33 pages).
    2007 ‘The Three Site Model at One Loop,’ with R.S. Chivukula, S. Matsuzaki, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D75 075012, 2007. (40 pages).
    2007 ‘Bounds on the Scale of Fermion Mass Generation in Higgsless Models,’ with R.S. Chivukula, N.D. Christensen, and B. Coleppa. Physical Review D75 073018, 2007. (11 pages).
    2006 ‘A Three Site Higgsless Model,’ with R.S. Chivukula, B. Coleppa, S. Di Chiara, H.-J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D74 075011, 2006. (30 pages).
    2005 ‘How to Popularize Particle Physics. Proceedings of the 2004 Meeting of the Division of Parti- cles and Fields of the American Physical Society (Riverside, CA, 27-31 August, 2004). Edited by J. Ellison. International Journal of Modern PhysicsA20: 2943-2950 (2005).
    2005 ‘How to Popularize Physics. Physics Today. January 2005. (6 pages).
    2005 ‘Electroweak Corrections and Unitarity in Linear Moose Models,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.- J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D71 035007, 2005. (25 pages).
    2005 ‘Deconstructed Higgsless Models with One-Site Delocalization,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.- J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical ReviewD71 115001, 2005 (23 pages).
    2005 ‘Ideal Fermion Delocalization in HiggslessModels,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.-J. He.,M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D72 015008, 2005 (21 pages).
    2005 The Meaning of Higgs: +- and at the Tevatron and the LHC,’ with A. Belyaev, A. Blum, and R.S. Chivukula. Physical ReviewD72 055022, 2005 (31 pages).
    2005 ’Multi-Gauge-Boson Vertices and Chiral Lagrangian Parameters in Higgsless Models with Ideal Fermion Delocalization,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.-J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D72 075012, 2005 (26 pages).
    2005 ’Ideal Fermion Delocalization in Five Dimensional Gauge Theories,’ with R.S. Chivukula, H.-J. He., M. Kurachi, and M. Tanabashi. Physical Review D72 095013, 2005 (31 pages).
Grants
  •  Dow Foundation Herbert and Grace Research Grant Launching, Accelerating, and Multiplying STEM Students for Michigan: The Michigan State University STEM Success Program [2014 - 2017 ] $2,500,000
  •  National Science Foundation,(R. Sekhar Chivukula, Elizabeth Simmons), Electroweak Symmetry Breaking and Physics Beyond the Standard Model [2014 - 2016 ] $170,000
  •  National Science Foundation Research Grant,(Simmons, Chivukula), QCD, Electroweak Symmetry Breaking and Physics Beyond the Standard Model [2010 - 2015 ] $1,000,000
  •  Radcliffe Institute for Advance Study Exploratory Seminar Grant Higgsless Models of Dynamical Symmetry Breaking [2007 ] $30,000
  •  National Science Foundation CCLI Grant,(PI: R. Sweeder, Co-PIs: D. Luckie, E.H. Simmons), BRAID: Bridging the Disciplines with Authentic Inquiry and Discourse [2007 - 2011 ] $149,904
  •  National Science Foundation Research,(Elizabeth H. Simmons), Workshop on Education and Outreach at the Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO [2004 ] $40,000
  •  National Science Foundation,(PI: R.S. Chivukula, Co-PI: E.H. Simmons), Electroweak Symmetry Breaking Beyond the Standard Model [2004 - 2010 ] $720,000
  •  Department of Energy Research Grant,(Elizabeth H. Simmons, and 7 others), Task E: Theoretical Particle Physics [2001 - 2004 ] $6,030,000


Selected Activities:
Girls Math-Science Conference, East Lansing
Spartan Science Day at Lyman Briggs College
Grandparents University at MSU
Advisory Board, Quarknet National Outreach Program
Board of Trustees, Summer Science Program, Inc.
See also http://pa.msu.edu/hep/hept/outreach.php