David Trimas


University of Michigan

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MTV Students


David Trimas is a first-year doctoral student advised by Prof. Igor Jovanovic in the Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences (NERS) department at the University of Michigan. His research interest is in coherent electron neutrino-nucleus (CEvNS) based detectors for nuclear nonproliferation purposes. He is actively working with research teams at LLNL to develop new dual-phase noble element CEvNS detectors that can be used for reactor and spent fuel monitoring.

Personal Interests

I am a Michigan native, and did my undergraduate education at University of Michigan as well. When I am not in the lab, I enjoy running, swimming, and biking. I also like to sing and play piano.