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Roy F Schwitters

Professor Emeritus
Department of Physics

Sid W. Richardson Foundation Regents Chair in Physics #4

High energy physics; large scale detectors


Phone: 512-471-9962

Postal Address
RLM 9.320
Austin, TX 78712

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (1971)

Research Interests

High energy physics; large scale detectors, BaBar experiment at SLAC, UT Maya Muon Project.

  • Sigma Xi Award, Stanford University, 1975
  • Alan T. Waterman Award, National Science Foundation, 1980
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1987
  • Member, Texas Philosophical Society, 1992
  • Honorary Doctor of Laws, Southwest Adventist College, 1993
  • Panofsky Prize, American Physical Society, 1996
  • Humboldt Research Prize, A. von Humboldt Foundation, 1998