Yonit Hochberg
Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor)
Academic Appointments
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
2017 - present
Senior Lecturer (Asst. Prof.)
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2016-2017
LHC Theory Initiative Fellowship
University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
2013-2016
Postdoctoral Researcher
Education
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
2008-2013
Ph.D., Physics

- Advisors: Yossi Nir & Micha Berkooz

Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
2005-2008
M.Sc., Physics

- Advisors: Yossi Nir & Micha Berkooz

Technion, Haifa, Israel
2001-2005
B.Sc., Electrical Engineering
Teaching
Hebrew University
2018
Introduction to Particle Physics (77609)
Publications

1) Detection of sub-MeV Dark Matter with Three-Dimensional Dirac Materials. 
By Yonit Hochberg et al..
[arXiv:1708.08929 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.97.015004.
Phys.Rev. D97 (2018) no.1, 015004.

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

3) 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.

4) 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.

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

6) Absorption of light dark matter in semiconductors. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Tongyan Lin, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1608.01994 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.95.023013.
Phys.Rev. D95 (2017) no.2, 023013.

7) Directional detection of dark matter with two-dimensional targets. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Yonatan Kahn, Mariangela Lisanti, Christopher G. Tully, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1606.08849 [hep-ph]].
10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.051.
Phys.Lett. B772 (2017) 239-246.

8) Detecting Ultralight Bosonic Dark Matter via Absorption in Superconductors. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Tongyan Lin, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1604.06800 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.94.015019.
Phys.Rev. D94 (2016) no.1, 015019.

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

10) Detecting Superlight Dark Matter with Fermi-Degenerate Materials. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Matt Pyle, Yue Zhao, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1512.04533 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP08(2016)057.
JHEP 1608 (2016) 057.

11) Superconducting Detectors for Superlight Dark Matter. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Yue Zhao, Kathryn M. Zurek.
[arXiv:1504.07237 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.011301.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 116 (2016) no.1, 011301.

12) 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.

13) Displaced Vertices from X-ray Lines. 
By Adam Falkowski, Yonit Hochberg, Joshua T. Ruderman.
[arXiv:1409.2872 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP11(2014)140.
JHEP 1411 (2014) 140.

14) 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.

15) Higgs couplings to fermions: 2HDM with MFV. 
By Avital Dery, Aielet Efrati, Gudrun Hiller, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1304.6727 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP08(2013)006.
JHEP 1308 (2013) 006.

16) A tale of two Higgs. 
By Aielet Efrati, Daniel Grossman, Yonit Hochberg.
[arXiv:1302.7215 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP09(2013)118.
JHEP 1309 (2013) 118.

17) What if BR(h-->\mu\mu)/BR(h-->\tau\tau) does not equal m_\mu^2/m_\tau^2?. 
By Avital Dery, Aielet Efrati, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1302.3229 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP05(2013)039.
JHEP 1305 (2013) 039.

18) Implications of LHCb measurements and future prospects. 
By LHCb Collaboration (R Aaij et al.).
[arXiv:1208.3355 [hep-ex]].
10.1140/epjc/s10052-013-2373-2.
Eur.Phys.J. C73 (2013) no.4, 2373.

19) Predictions from Heavy New Physics Interpretation of the Top Forward-Backward Asymmetry. 
By Cedric Delaunay, Oram Gedalia, Yonit Hochberg, Yotam Soreq.
[arXiv:1207.0740 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP12(2012)053.
JHEP 1212 (2012) 053.

20) Supersymmetric $\Delta A_{CP}$. 
By Gudrun Hiller, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1204.1046 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.85.116008.
Phys.Rev. D85 (2012) 116008.

21) Relating direct CP violation in D decays and the forward-backward asymmetry in $t\bar t$ production. 
By Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1112.5268 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.261601.
Phys.Rev.Lett. 108 (2012) 261601.

22) Scalar-mediated $t\bar t$ forward-backward asymmetry. 
By Kfir Blum, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1107.4350 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP10(2011)124.
JHEP 1110 (2011) 124.

23) Implications of the CDF $t \bar{t}$ Forward-Backward Asymmetry for Hard Top Physics. 
By Cedric Delaunay, Oram Gedalia, Yonit Hochberg, Gilad Perez, Yotam Soreq.
[arXiv:1103.2297 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP08(2011)031.
JHEP 1108 (2011) 031.

24) Implications of the CDF $t\bar{t}$ forward–backward asymmetry for boosted top physics. 
By Kfir Blum, Cedric Delaunay, Oram Gedalia, Yonit Hochberg, Seung J. Lee, Yosef Nir, Gilad Perez, Yotam Soreq.
[arXiv:1102.3133 [hep-ph]].
10.1016/j.physletb.2011.07.020.
Phys.Lett. B702 (2011) 364-369.

25) Implications of large dimuon CP asymmetry in $B_{d,s}$ decays on minimal flavor violation with low tan $\beta$. 
By Kfir Blum, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1007.1872 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP09(2010)035.
JHEP 1009 (2010) 035.

26) Flavor in Supersymmetry: Anarchy versus Structure. 
By Gudrun Hiller, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:1001.1513 [hep-ph]].
10.1007/JHEP03(2010)079.
JHEP 1003 (2010) 079.

27) Inverted Sparticle Hierarchies from Natural Particle Hierarchies. 
By Ofer Aharony, Leon Berdichevsky, Micha Berkooz, Yonit Hochberg, Daniel Robles-Llana.
[arXiv:1001.0637 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.81.085006.
Phys.Rev. D81 (2010) 085006.

28) Vacuum (Meta)Stability Beyond the MSSM. 
By Kfir Blum, Cedric Delaunay, Yonit Hochberg.
[arXiv:0905.1701 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.80.075004.
Phys.Rev. D80 (2009) 075004.

29) Flavor Changing Processes in Supersymmetric Models with Hybrid Gauge- and Gravity-Mediation. 
By Gudrun Hiller, Yonit Hochberg, Yosef Nir.
[arXiv:0812.0511 [hep-ph]].
10.1088/1126-6708/2009/03/115.
JHEP 0903 (2009) 115.

30) Splitting the Wino Multiplet by Higher-Dimensional Operators in Anomaly Mediation. 
By Micha Berkooz, Yonit Hochberg.
[arXiv:0809.4832 [hep-ph]].
10.1103/PhysRevD.79.035008.
Phys.Rev. D79 (2009) 035008.