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William Barletta

Adjunct Professor of Physics
Has concentrated on the design and use of high current cyclotrons for both discovery science and industrial applications.

Wit Busza

Francis L. Friedman Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Known for his pioneering studies of hadron-nucleus collisions and PHOBOS experiment, which studied matter at extreme energy density and temperature.

Min Chen

Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Has pioneered the field of reverse Cherenkov Radiation (RCR) in left-handed material since 2003.

Janet Conrad

Professor of Physics
Searches for signatures of new particles, new forces and new symmetries using neutrinos from MeV to PeV energy scales.

Peter Fisher

Thomas A. Frank (1977) Professor of Physics
Department Head
Interests include the detection of dark matter, development of new particle detectors, compact energy supplies, and wireless energy transmission.

Joseph Formaggio

Professor of Physics
Division Head, Experimental Nuclear and Particle Physics
Explores the nature of neutrinos and their deep connection between particle physics, quantum mechanics and cosmology.

Jerome Friedman

Professor of Physics, Emeritus
Institute Professor, Emeritus
1990 Nobel Laureate
Experiments in which high-energy electron scattering uncovered the constituents of the proton and neutrons led to the 1990 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Philip Harris

Assistant Professor of Physics
Building Real-Time Deep learning Systems to search for Dark Matter and understand the Higgs boson

Or Hen

Class of 1956 Career Development Associate Professor of Physics
Focuses on studies of QCD effects in the nuclear medium, and the interplay between partonic and nucleonic degrees of freedom in nuclei.

Vera Kistiakowsky

Professor of Physics, Emerita
Had an illustrious career in nuclear physics, and is regarded as one of the country’s outstanding scientists in the twentieth century.

Markus Klute

Professor of Physics
His group played a central role in the discovery of the Higgs boson using the CMS experiment at the LHC in 2012.

Yen-Jie Lee

Class of 1958 Career Development Associate Professor of Physics
Has pioneered studies of high-density QCD with electron-position annihilation data.

Christoph Paus

Professor of Physics
Co-lead (as one of two lead investigators) the CMS Experiment team in its search for the Higgs boson, discovered in 2012.

Kerstin Perez

Class of 1948 Career Development Associate Professor of Physics
Interested in using cosmic particles to look for beyond the Standard Model physics, in particular evidence of dark matter interactions.

Irwin Pless

Professor of Physics, Emeritus

Lawrence Rosenson

Professor of Physics, Emeritus

Samuel Ting

Thomas Dudley Cabot Institute Professor of Physics
Nobel Laureate in Physics 1976
Awarded Nobel Prize in Physics in 1976, which he shared with Burton Richter, for the discovery of the J/ψ meson nuclear particle.

Michael Williams

Associate Professor of Physics
Deputy Director, NSF AI Institute for Artificial Intelligence and Fundamental Interactions (IAIFI)
Focused on searching for dark matter, studying emergent properties of QCD, and incorporating physics intelligence into artificial intelligence.

Boleslaw Wyslouch

Professor of Physics
Director, Laboratory for Nuclear Science and Bates Research and Engineering Center (BATES)
Studies extremely hot and dense states of nuclear matter, focusing on the very energetic collisions of heavy ions.