Professor and Chair of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University

Robert Scherrer's research area is cosmology, encompassing work on dark energy, dark matter, big bang nucleosynthesis, and the large-scale structure of the universe. He is also the author of a quantum mechanics textbook and has published several popular science articles and science fiction short stories. He blogs about the science in science fiction at http://www.cosmicyarns.com/ .

Experience

  • –present
    Professor and Chair of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University