Expected date of PhD completion: June 2020
Previous degree and institution:
BA in Integrated Science with double majors in Math and Physics, Northwestern University, 2015
Profile: Xiaowen Chen is a third year PhD student in Physics. She completed her undergraduate studies at Northwestern University, and now uses tools from statistical mechanics to explore properties of neuron networks.
I am interested in using tools from statistical mechanics to search for collective behavior in complex systems. Most recently, I am using both computational and theoretical tools to explore properties of neuron networks.