Dr. Fred Cooper has received the complete transmission of the Mahamudra tradition of Tibetan Buddhism from H.E. Tai Situ Rinpoche. He has also received detailed Mahamudra transmissions from Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and H.E. Kalu Rinpoche. Fred is a Theoretical Physicist on the External Faculty of the Santa Fe Institute and President of KSK Buddhist Center in Santa Fe.