Eric Kuflik
Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
Academic Appointments
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
2017 - present
Senior Lecturer (Asst. Prof.)
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2014-2017
Hans Bethe Postdoctoral Associate
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
2011-2014
Postdoctoral Researcher
Education
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
2006-2011
Ph.D., Physics

- Advisor: Gordon Kane

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
2003-2006
Bachelor of Science, Physics and Mathematics
CUNY, Queens College, Queens NY
2001-2003
Teaching
Hebrew University
2018
Particle Cosmology (77940)
Publications

1) Heavy Thermal Relics from Zombie Collisions.
By Eric David Kramer, Eric Kuflik, Noam Levi, Nadav Joseph Outmezguine, Joshua T. Ruderman.
[arXiv:2003.04900 [hep-ph]].

2) Axion-like Relics: New Constraints from Old Comagnetometer Data.
By Itay M. Bloch, Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1907.03767 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP01(2020)167.
JHEP 2001 (2020) 167.

3) Superheavy Thermal Dark Matter.
By Hyungjin Kim, Eric Kuflik.
[arXiv:1906.00981 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.123.191801.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 123 (2019) no.19, 191801.

4) Dark Matter in Very Supersymmetric Dark Sectors.
By Avital Dery, Jeff A. Dror, Laurel Stephenson Haskins, Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik.
[arXiv:1901.02018 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.99.095023.
Phys.Rev. D99 (2019) no.9, 095023.

5) CEPC Conceptual Design Report: Volume 2 - Physics & Detector.
By CEPC Study Group (João Barreiro Guimarães da Costa et al.).
[arXiv:1811.10545 [hep-ex]].

6) Inflating to the Weak Scale.
By Michael Geller, Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik.
[arXiv:1809.07338 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.191802.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 122 (2019) no.19, 191802.

7) Strongly interacting massive particles through the axion portal.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Robert Mcgehee, Hitoshi Murayama, Katelin Schutz.
[arXiv:1806.10139 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.98.115031.
Phys.Rev. D98 (2018) no.11, 115031.

8) Long-Lived Particles at the Energy Frontier: The MATHUSLA Physics Case.
By David Curtin et al..
[arXiv:1806.07396 [hep-ph]].
10.1088/1361-6633/ab28d6.
Rept.Prog.Phys. 82 (2019) no.11, 116201.

9) Twin Higgs model with strongly interacting massive particle dark matter.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Hitoshi Murayama.
[arXiv:1805.09345 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.99.015005.
Phys.Rev. D99 (2019) no.1, 015005.

10) Light Dark Matter from Leptogenesis.
By Adam Falkowski, Eric Kuflik, Noam Levi, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1712.07652 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.99.015022.
Phys.Rev. D99 (2019) no.1, 015022.

11) Concentrated dark matter: Enhanced small-scale structure from codecaying dark matter.
By Jeff A. Dror, Eric Kuflik, Brandon Melcher, Scott Watson.
[arXiv:1711.04773 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.97.063524.
Phys.Rev. D97 (2018) no.6, 063524.

12) US Cosmic Visions: New Ideas in Dark Matter 2017: Community Report.
By Marco Battaglieri et al..
[arXiv:1707.04591 [hep-ph]].

13) Vector SIMP dark matter.
By Soo-Min Choi, Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Hyun Min Lee, Yann Mambrini, Hitoshi Murayama, Mathias Pierre.
[arXiv:1707.01434 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP10(2017)162.
JHEP 1710 (2017) 162.

14) Phenomenology of ELDER Dark Matter.
By Eric Kuflik, Maxim Perelstein, Nicolas Rey-Le Lorier, Yu-Dai Tsai.
[arXiv:1706.05381 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP08(2017)078.
JHEP 1708 (2017) 078.

15) Dark spectroscopy at lepton colliders.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Hitoshi Murayama.
[arXiv:1706.05008 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.97.055030.
Phys.Rev. D97 (2018) no.5, 055030.

16) Viable Twin Cosmology from Neutrino Mixing.
By Csaba Csaki, Eric Kuflik, Salvator Lombardo.
[arXiv:1703.06884 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.96.055013.
Phys.Rev. D96 (2017) no.5, 055013.

17) Dark Sectors 2016 Workshop: Community Report.
By Jim Alexander et al..
[arXiv:1608.08632 [hep-ph]].

18) Codecaying Dark Matter.
By Jeff Asaf Dror, Eric Kuflik, Wee Hao Ng.
[arXiv:1607.03110 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.211801.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 117 (2016) no.21, 211801.

19) SIMP Spectroscopy.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Hitoshi Murayama.
[arXiv:1512.07917 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP05(2016)090.
JHEP 1605 (2016) 090.

20) Elastically Decoupling Dark Matter.
By Eric Kuflik, Maxim Perelstein, Nicolas Rey-Le Lorier, Yu-Dai Tsai.
[arXiv:1512.04545 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.221302.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 116 (2016) no.22, 221302.

21) Rare Z Decays and Neutrino Flavor Universality.
By Gauthier Durieux, Yuval Grossman, Matthias König, Eric Kuflik, Shamayita Ray.
[arXiv:1512.03071 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.93.093005.
Phys.Rev. D93 (2016) no.9, 093005.

22) Searching for displaced Higgs boson decays.
By Csaba Csaki, Eric Kuflik, Salvator Lombardo, Oren Slone.
[arXiv:1508.01522 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.92.073008.
Phys.Rev. D92 (2015) no.7, 073008.

23) Odd Top Partners at the LHC.
By Archana Anandakrishnan, Jack H. Collins, Marco Farina, Eric Kuflik, Maxim Perelstein.
[arXiv:1506.05130 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.93.075009.
Phys.Rev. D93 (2016) no.7, 075009.

24) Phenomenology of a Long-Lived LSP with R-Parity Violation.
By Csaba Csaki, Eric Kuflik, Salvator Lombardo, Oren Slone, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1505.00784 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP08(2015)016.
JHEP 1508 (2015) 016.

25) Models of Dynamical R-Parity Violation.
By Csaba Csaki, Eric Kuflik, Oren Slone, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1502.03096 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP06(2015)045.
JHEP 1506 (2015) 045.

26) Model for Thermal Relic Dark Matter of Strongly Interacting Massive Particles.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Hitoshi Murayama, Tomer Volansky, Jay G. Wacker.
[arXiv:1411.3727 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.021301.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 115 (2015) no.2, 021301.

27) Constraining the Higgs-Dilaton with LHC and Dark Matter Searches.
By Aielet Efrati, Eric Kuflik, Shmuel Nussinov, Yotam Soreq, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1410.2225 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.91.055034.
Phys.Rev. D91 (2015) no.5, 055034.

28) Mechanism for Thermal Relic Dark Matter of Strongly Interacting Massive Particles.
By Yonit Hochberg, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky, Jay G. Wacker.
[arXiv:1402.5143 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.171301.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 113 (2014) 171301.

29) Dynamical R-Parity Violation.
By Csaba Csaki, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1309.5957 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.112.131801.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 112 (2014) 131801.

30) Constraining Light Dark Matter with Diffuse X-Ray and Gamma-Ray Observations.
By Rouven Essig, Eric Kuflik, Samuel D. McDermott, Tomer Volansky, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1309.4091 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP11(2013)193.
JHEP 1311 (2013) 193.

31) Fitting the Higgs to Natural SUSY.
By Raffaele Tito D'Agnolo, Eric Kuflik, Marco Zanetti.
[arXiv:1212.1165 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP03(2013)043.
JHEP 1303 (2013) 043.

32) Higgs After the Discovery: A Status Report.
By Dean Carmi, Adam Falkowski, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky, Jure Zupan.
[arXiv:1207.1718 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP10(2012)196.
JHEP 1210 (2012) 196.

33) Interpreting the 125 GeV Higgs.
By Dean Carmi, Adam Falkowski, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1206.4201 [hep-ph]].
10.1393/ncc/i2012-11386-2.
Nuovo Cim. C035 (2012) no.06, 315-322, Frascati Phys.Ser. 57 (2013) 315-322.

34) Neutrino Phenomenology in a 3+1+1 Framework.
By Eric Kuflik, Samuel D. McDermott, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1205.1791 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.86.033015.
Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 033015.

35) Implications of Higgs searches on the four generation standard model.
By Eric Kuflik, Yosef Nir, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1204.1975 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.110.091801.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 110 (2013) no.9, 091801.

36) Interpreting LHC Higgs Results from Natural New Physics Perspective.
By Dean Carmi, Adam Falkowski, Eric Kuflik, Tomer Volansky.
[arXiv:1202.3144 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP07(2012)136.
JHEP 1207 (2012) 136.

37) Extracting the Wavefunction of the LSP at the LHC.
By Gordon Kane, Eric Kuflik, Brent D. Nelson.
[arXiv:1105.3742 [hep-ph]].
10.1016/j.physletb.2011.07.064.
Phys.Lett. B703 (2011) 151-159.

38) A new (string motivated) approach to the little hierarchy problem.
By Daniel Feldman, Gordon Kane, Eric Kuflik, Ran Lu.
[arXiv:1105.3765 [hep-ph]].
10.1016/j.physletb.2011.08.063.
Phys.Lett. B704 (2011) 56-61.

39) Simplified Models for LHC New Physics Searches.
By LHC New Physics Working Group (Daniele Alves et al.).
[arXiv:1105.2838 [hep-ph]].
10.1088/0954-3899/39/10/105005.
J.Phys. G39 (2012) 105005.

40) Theory and Phenomenology of $\mu$ in M theory.
By Bobby Samir Acharya, Gordon Kane, Eric Kuflik, Ran Lu.
[arXiv:1102.0556 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP05(2011)033.
JHEP 1105 (2011) 033.

41) Top Channel for Early SUSY Discovery at the LHC.
By Gordon L. Kane, Eric Kuflik, Ran Lu, Lian-Tao Wang.
[arXiv:1101.1963 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.84.095004.
Phys.Rev. D84 (2011) 095004.

42) Predictions from String Theory.
By Eric Kuflik.

43) Comments on Flipped SU(5) (and F-theory).
By Eric Kuflik, Joseph Marsano.
[arXiv:1009.2510 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP03(2011)020.
JHEP 1103 (2011) 020.

44) Bounds on scalar masses in theories of moduli stabilization.
By Bobby Samir Acharya, Gordon Kane, Eric Kuflik.
[arXiv:1006.3272 [hep-ph]].
10.1142/S0217751X14500730.
Int.J.Mod.Phys. A29 (2014) 1450073.

45) Extracting the Dark Matter Mass from Single Stage Cascade Decays at the LHC.
By Timothy Cohen, Eric Kuflik, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1003.2204 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP11(2010)008.
JHEP 1011 (2010) 008.

46) Light Neutralinos with Large Scattering Cross Sections in the Minimal Supersymmetric Standard Model.
By Eric Kuflik, Aaron Pierce, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1003.0682 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.81.111701.
Phys.Rev. D81 (2010) 111701.

47) Identifying Multi-Top Events from Gluino Decay at the LHC.
By Bobby Samir Acharya, Phill Grajek, Gordon L. Kane, Eric Kuflik, Kerim Suruliz, Lian-Tao Wang.
[arXiv:0901.3367 [hep-ph]].