Julia Helga Smith

Research Faculty I

Condensed Matter Science, DC Field CMS


Contact Information

Email jsmith@magnet.fsu.edu
Phone (850) 644 1496
Fax (850) 644 0534
Address 1800 E. Paul Dirac Dr.
Tallahassee , FL 32310-3706
Building NHMFL FSU

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2012
  • M.Sc., University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2008
  • B.Sc., University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands, 2006

Research Interests

  • Instrumentation development
  • Controls
  • Dectector development
  • Science outreach
  • For a complete list of publications please see: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/I-6706-2013

Professional Experience

  • 2015 to present: Research Faculty I, NHMFL
  • 2013 to 2015: Marie Curie COFUND Fellow, Paul Scherrer Institute, Swiss Light Source, Villigen PSI, Switzerland
  • 2013: Junior Researcher, FOM Institute AMOLF, Biomolecular Imaging Mass Spectrometry Group, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2009 to 2012: Graduate Research Assistant, FOM Institute AMOLF, Biomolecular Imaging Mass Spectrometry & Extreme Ultraviolet Physics Group, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 2007 to 2008: Master Research Student, University of Groningen/Kernfysisch Versneller Instituut, Instrumentation/Signals & And More Group, Groningen, The Netherlands
  • 2007: Summer Student in Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy/Nuclear Physics, European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), On-Line Isotope Mass Separator Group (ISOLDE), Geneva, Switzerland
  • 2006: Bachelor Research Student in Nanotechnology, University of Groningen, Physics of Nanodevices Group, Groningen, The Netherlands
  • 2005: Summer Student, Paul Scherrer Institute, Laboratory for Particle Physics/Experiments, Villigen PSI, Switzerland

Publications and Scientific Activities


    1. High Magnetic Field X-ray Diffraction at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL) Rebar, Drew; Kovalev, Alexey E.; Mann, Dallas; Shatruk, Michael; Mudryk, Yaroslav; Pecharsky, Vitalij K.; Wei, Kaya; Smith, Julia H.; Suslov, Alexey and Siegrist, Theo APS March Meeting 2019 Boston, Massachusetts, United States March 4–8 (2019)


    1. X-ray Diffraction in the 25 T Florida Split Coil Magnet at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL) Rebar, D.; Wei, K.; Cochran, J.; Smith, J.; Kovalev, A.; Suslov, A. and Siegrist, T. APS March Meeting Los Angeles, California, United States March 5 - 9 (2018)


    1. MRI: Development of X-ray Diffraction in High Magnetic Fields Siegrist, T.; Kovalev, A.; Smith, J. and Suslov, A. Agency: National Science Foundation From: 09/01/2016 To: 08/31/2020 Amount: 1,233,597.00 (2016)