Daniel Goodman PhD

Hertz Fellow: Daniel Goodman PhD

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Area of Study

Plasma Physics

Fellowship Years

1982 - 1988

Daniel (Dan) Goodman is the director of advanced technology at TEL NEXX Inc. and a director of the Fannie and John Hertz Foundation. Prior to that, Dan was a co-founder and president of Electron Solutions Inc. and worked at MKS Instruments and Science Research Laboratory. He is a visiting scientist at MIT and is also an active musician, well known to Boston audiences for his performances on piano, cello and accordion. Dan received his BSE in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University and his PhD in physics from MIT.


1988 - Radial Ion Transport in a Nonaxisymmetric Magnetic Mirror