Dean Petrich grew up in Minneapolis, MN, but now lives in sunny
Pasadena, CA. He received degrees in physics from MIT (B.S. '89) and
Princeton (Ph.D. '94) and, after post-doctoral work at CalTech, is now
putting his physics skills to good use in the equity research group of
First Quadrant, a money management firm. In his spare time, he likes to
read, hike, and travel.