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Past and Present Panofsky Fellows: A History Of Excellence in Research


Since the creation of the Panofsky Fellowship award in 1989, there have been thirteen Fellows performing research at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in the fields of experimental and theoretical particle physics, astrophysics, and accelerator physics. This year we are expanding the scope of the Panofsky Fellowship to encompass the full range of scientific research at SLAC.

Previous Fellows

Name Date of Activity Description of Research Present Position
Lance Dixon 1989-1992 Elementary Particle Theory Professor
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory/Stanford University
Emlyn Hughes 1992-1996 Experimental Particle Physics Professor
Columbia University
Tor Raubenheimer 1994-1997 Accelerator Physics Professor
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory/Stanford University
Frank Zimmermann 1997-1999 Accelerator Physics Staff
Center for European Nuclear Research (CERN)
Colin Jessop 1998-2003 Experimental Particle Physics Professor
University of Notre Dame
Eric Colby 2000-2005 Accelerator Physics Staff Physicist
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Ariel Schwartzman 2006-2008 Experimental Particle Physics Associate Professor
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory/Stanford University
Andy Haas 2008  2011 Experimental Particle Physics Assistant Professor
New York University
Saurabh Jha 2006 - 2007 Cosmology Associate Professor
Rutgers University
Yasunobu Uchiyama 2008 - 2013 Astroparticle Physics Associate Professor
Rikkyo University
Eduardo Rozo 2012 - 2014 Astroparticle Physics Assistant Professor
University of Arizona

Most Recent Fellows

Name Description of Research         Year of Award
Joel England Accelerator Physics 2010
Giacinto Piacquadio Experimental Particle Physics 2012
Zeeshan Ahmed Particle astrophysics and cosmology 2015
Agostino Marinelli Accelerator science and advanced accelerator research 2015
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