Dr. Rawlins

Dr. Katherine Rawlins

Department Chair & Professor of Physics
Office: ISB 202G
Phone: 786-1709
Email: krawlins@uaa.alaska.edu
Website: http://salt.uaa.alaska.edu/kath/


B.S. Physics, Yale University, 1996

Ph.D. Physics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2001

Teaching Responsibilities

Fall 2015

  • PHYS A212 General Physics II
  • PHYS A212L General Physics II Laboratory

Research Interests

Cosmic ray and neutrino astrophysics, IceCube Observatory


R. Abbasi, et al. "Measurement of cosmic ray energy spectrum with IceTop-73" Phys. Rev. D 88, (2013) 042004. http://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevD.88.042004

R. Abbasi, et al. "Cosmic Ray Composition and Energy Spectrum from 1-30 PeV Using the 40-String Configuration of IceTop and IceCube", Astroparticle Physics 42 (2013) 15-32, http://arxiv.org/abs/1207.3455

M. G. Aartsen et al. "Evidence for High-Energy Extraterrestrial Neutrinos at the IceCube Detector", Science 342, 1242856 (2013) http://arxiv.org/abs/1311.5238