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Robert J. Hirosky

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Physics
Office location and address
101 HEP
605 Old Reservoir Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
Ph.D., 1994, Rochester
US CMS WBS #12.2018.01.3.46
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
June 10, 2019 – June 30, 2022
AS-PHYS U.S. CMS Upgrades for the High-Luminosity Large Hadron Collider
Source: Cornell University
April 01, 2020 – March 31, 2022
AS-PHYS-Readout Demonstrator for CMS ECAL Upgrade
Source: Cornell University
January 01, 2017 – December 31, 2020
US CMS WBS #12.2018.01.3.46
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
March 01, 2018 – May 31, 2020
AS-PHYS Statement of Work for US CMS - University of Virginia for Activities Related to the LHC CMS Detector Upgrade HCAL Subsystem for Year 2014
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
October 01, 2013 – December 31, 2018
URA-FNAL Visiting Scholars Program (Grace Cummings)
Source: Universities Research Association, Inc.
May 21, 2018 – September 21, 2018
AS-PHYS U.S. CMA Operations at LHC
Source: UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME DU LAC
January 01, 2016 – June 30, 2017
US CMS Group at UVA for Maintenance & Operations Activities Related to the US CMS Upgrade
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
October 01, 2008 – December 31, 2016
AS-PHYS Travel for the D-Zero Experiment Physics Analysis
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
August 01, 2014 – September 30, 2016
AS-PHYS-DO Experiment Legacy Physics Analysis and Computing
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
October 01, 2015 – January 15, 2016
AS-PHYS D-Zero Experiment Legacy Research Program
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
September 01, 2013 – December 31, 2014
AS-PHYS D-Zero Experiment
Source: Universities Research Association, Inc.
October 01, 2013 – September 30, 2014
Physics Coordinaiton for the D-Zero Experiment
Source: FERMI NATIONAL ACCELERATOR LABORATORY
October 01, 2012 – December 31, 2013
Physics Coordinator for DO Experiment
Source: Universities Research Association, Inc.
September 21, 2012 – September 20, 2013
PHYS 2415: General Physics II: Electricity & Magnetism, Optics
Credits: 3
Second semester of introductory physics for engineers and scientists. Electrostatics, including conductors and insulators; DC circuits; magnetic forces and fields; magnetic effects of moving charges and currents; electromagnetic induction; Maxwell's equations; electromagnetic oscillations and waves. Introduces geometrical and physical optics. Three lecture hours. Prerequisite: PHYS 1425, APMA 1110 or MATH 1320.
PHYS 2559: New Course in Physics
Credits: 3
This course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject of Physics
PHYS 3995: Research
Credits: 3
A research project on a topic in physics carried out under the supervision of a faculty member culminating in a written report. May be taken more than once. (S-SS) Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
PHYS 5630: Computational Physics I
Credits: 3
A review of computational methods for differentiation, integration, interpolation, finding zeroes, extrema, etc. proceeding to a concentration on numerical solutions of differential equations, basic spectral analysis, numerical methods for matrices and Monte Carlo simulation applied to problems in classical and modern physics. Prerequisite: PHYS 2660; pre- or corequisite: PHYS 3210 and PHYS 3650, or instructor permission.
PHYS 5640: Computational Physics II
Credits: 3
Advanced topics in computational physics including numerical methods for partial differential equations, Monte Carlo modeling, advanced methods for linear systems, and special topics in computational physics. Prerequisite: PHYS 5630, or instructor permission.
PHYS 7995: Independent Study
Credits: 3–6
Independent research supervised by a faculty member. May be repeated for credit.
PHYS 8999: Master Thesis Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's thesis, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
PHYS 9998: Pre-Qual Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For students who have not passed the Qualifying exam for doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
PHYS 9999: PhD Thesis Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.