Professor Robert Grober

Professor of Applied Physics and Physics

Principal investigator

Email: robert.grober@yale.edu


Education

Ph.D., Physics, University of Maryland-College Park, 1991.

M.S., Physics, University of Maryland-College Park, 1986.

B.S., magna cum laude, Physics and Mathematics, Vanderbilt University, 1984.

Professional Experience

July 2000 - present: Frederick Phineas Rose Professor of Applied Physics and Professor of Physics, Departments of Applied Physics and Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

July 1999 - July 2000: Barton A. Weller Associate Professor of Applied Physics, Departments of Applied Physics and Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT.

September 1994 - July 1999: Assistant Professor, Departments of Applied Physics and Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, 06520-8284.

January 1992 - August 1994: Postdoctoral Member of Technical Staff with Dr. Tim Harris, Materials Chemistry Research Laboratory, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ., 07974.

September 1986 - December 1991 Graduate Research Assistant with Dr. H. Dennis Drew, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Maryland-College Park, MD., 20742.

Graduate Advisors

Dr. H. Dennis Drew, Department of Physics, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, MD 20740. H_DREW@umail.umd.edu.

Dr. Hirsch I. Mandelberg, Chief, Telecommunications Networks Research, National Security Agency, Ft. George G. Meade, MD 20755-6512. himande@afterlife.ncsc.mil

Post-Graduate Advisor

Dr. Tim Harris, Director, Sequencing Technology, Helicos Biosciences, One Kendall Square, Bldg. 200, Cambridge, MA 02130, tharris@helicosbio.com

Awards/Fellowships/Consulting

1997 Packard Foundation Fellowship for Science and Engineering.

1998 Yale University Junior Faculty Fellowship.

1998-1999 DARPA/IDA Defense Science Study Group.

1999 Yale University Sheffield Distinguished Teaching Award.

1999-present Consultant to the Institute for Defense Analysis

2001 Defense Science Board "Precision Targeting" Summer Study Group

2001 - present Consultant to the MITRE Corporation

2004 - present Founder and Managing Partner of Sonic Golf LLC