RJ

Robert R Jones

Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Physics
Office location and address
Physics Building, Room 167
382 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
B.S., Physics and Mathematics, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1985
Ph.D., Physics, University of Virginia, 1990
AS-PHYS- Observation and Control of Coherent Processes Involving Rydberg Atoms
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate Math. & Physical Sciences
September 01, 2016 – February 28, 2022
AS-PHYS Time-Resolved High Harmonic Spectroscopy: A Coherently Enhanced Probe of Charge Migration
Source: Louisiana State University
August 01, 2014 – February 28, 2022
Using Intense Short Laser Pulses to Manupulate and View Molecular Dynamics
Source: U.S. Department Of Energy - Chicago
May 19, 2000 – November 30, 2021
AS-PHYS Manipulation of Coherent Dynamics in Dipole Coupled Ryberg
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate Math. & Physical Sciences
August 01, 2013 – November 30, 2016
AS-PHYS Controlled Interactions Within and Between Rydberg Atoms
Source: U.S. NSF - Directorate Math. & Physical Sciences
May 01, 2008 – April 30, 2014
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 5310: Optics
Credits: 3
Includes reflection and refraction at interfaces, geometrical optics, interference phenomena, diffraction, Gaussian optics, and polarization. Prerequisite: PHYS 2320, 2415, 2610, or an equivalent college-level electromagnetism course; knowledge of vector calculus and previous exposure to Maxwell's equations.
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.

All-University Teaching Award, University of Virginia
American Physical Society Outstanding Referee (Inaugural Group)

Fellow of the American Physical Society

David and Lucile Packard Fellow

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award

ARCS Graduate Fellowship