Curriculum Vitae

  • Distinguished Professor, Physics And Astronomy
  • Dean Emeritus, College Of Science



  • BA, Physics, University of Chicago
  • M. Sc., Physics, University of Illinois
  • Ph. D., Physics, University of Illinois

Honors & Awards

  • Distinguished Professor. University of Utah, 07/10/2011
  • Wolfgang Panofsky Prize for Experimental Particle Physics. American Physical Society, 04/2008
  • Utah Governor's Medal for Science. Governor, 03/2006
  • Fellow. Guggenheim Foundation , 04/2002
  • Fellow. American Physical Society , 03/2002
  • Distinguished Research Award. University of Utah, 05/1999
  • Grant to develop course. University Teaching Committee , 08/1996
  • Invitational Fellowship for University of Tokyo. Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 05/1996
  • Teaching Award. Physics Student Advisory Committee, 05/1994
  • Distinguished Visitor. University of Adelaide, Australia, 03/1994
  • Faculty Development Grant. College of Science, 10/1992
  • Fellow. Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, 10/1977


  • French, fluent.
  • Russian, fluent.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Belgium. Collaboration with Free University of Brussels.
  • Japan. Collaboration with University of Tokyo.
  • Pitcairn. Would like to go there.
  • Republic of Korea. Collaboration with various Korean Universities.
  • Russian Federation. Collaboration with Institute for Nuclear Physics, Moscow.
  • Taiwan. collaboration with National Taiwan University.