FY21 Howe
Kiel Howe, Ph.D., 
Assistant Professor of Natural Sciences
  • NSF Graduate Research Fellow
  • Recipient of the Stanford Centennial Teaching Award
  • Published in dozens of publications and peer-reviewed journals

Kiel Howe obtained his Ph.D. in theoretical physics from Stanford University in 2015. Prior to joining Minerva, he worked as a Research Associate at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory writing mathematical poetry about subatomic particles. His current research interests involve connections between the mathematics of deep learning, statistical mechanics, and quantum information.