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Mike Minitti
Staff Scientist and Group leader, LCLS,
Slac National Accelerator Laboratory



CONTACT INFORMATION
​Name: Mike Minitti
Title: Department Head
Phone: (650) 926-7427
Email:
Curriculum Vitae 
Curriculum Vitae​​
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Mike Minitti 

​​​​​​​​​Education

May 1997

Associate in Arts, Chemistry, Mesa Community College

December 2000

Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, Arizona State University

June 2006

Doctorate of Philosophy, Physical Chemistry, Brown University

Professional Experience
 

2014-Present

LCLS Soft X-­ray Department Head

SLAC National Accelerator Lab

2012-Present

Group Leader, Lasers in LCLS Science Group

SLAC National Accelerator Lab

2011-Present

Staff Scientist, the Linac Coherent Light Source

SLAC National Accelerator Lab

2010-2011

Faculty Researcher

Brown University

2009-2010

Research Scientist

Ryon Technologies

2007-2010

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Brown University

2006-2007

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Princeton University

Professional Affiliations​
 

2001-Present

American Chemical Society

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Research Interests:

Mike's areas of research include:​
  • Time-resolved mass and photoelectron spectroscopy via low-lying Rydberg states​
  • Development and application of time-resolved laser pump/hard X-ray probe scattering techniques at xFEL
    facilities
  • Real-time determination of conformeric molecular structure via x-ray scattering techniques
  • Design and commissioning of novel apparatus for molecular structure investigations
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SLAC SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, CA
Operated by Stanford University for the U.S. Dept. of Energy