Administrative Contact

Below you find the listings for all staff within the CUA. Please direct your inquiries accordingly.

For general inquiries at MIT, please contact Joanna.
For general inquiries at Harvard, please contact either Samantha or Clare.

Administrative Contacts

Joanna Welch
Center Administrator
Room 26-237
77 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 253-6830
Dianne Lior
Assistant to Professor Cappellaro
(617) 324-6757
Samantha Dakoulas
Assistant to Professors Greiner and Lukin
Room Lyman 324A
Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 496-2544
Clare Ploucha
Administrative Program Manager
Room Lyman-324A
Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 496-2544
Yulia Pittel
Assistant to Professor Park
12 Oxford St
Conant 047
Cambridge, none

Getting to MIT


60 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA, United States

The MIT CUA is located in building 26. The street address is 60 Vassar Street.

Please note that building 26 not on the street, but that you must walk between the Stata Center (building 32) and building 36 to reach us.  There is a driveway that will bring you alongside 26. We are on the second floor.

Getting to Harvard


17 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA, United States

Click here for directions to the Harvard Physics Department.

The CUA conference room is located in Lyman 123. You can access this room, and nearby labs, by entering through any of the front doors of Jefferson and taking the stairs or elevator down to the first floor. You may also access the first floor directly by entering through the back of the building lot, adjacent to the parking lot.