Hall B Scientific Staff Bios

Yuri Gotra

Yuri Gotra is a Staff Scientist in Hall B and the technical project leader for the SVT. He received his M.S. in Physics from The Moscow State University and his Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics from Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Russia in 2004. He was a post-doctoral research associate at University of Pittsburgh and later a Scientist at Rochester University before coming to JLab in 2011. He has performed experiments at JINR, INFN, FNAL, and CERN. He has contributed to the development, construction, and operation of SVXII and CMS Silicon Trackers and B physics analysis at CDF, Fermilab during Run II. At JLab he has contributed to the development of the Hall B Silicon Vertex Tracker for the CLAS12 detector.