RBW

Robert B. Wiringa

(the guy on the right)

Biographical sketch

  • 1972 B.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • 1974 M.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 1978 Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 1978-80 Research Associate, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory
  • 1981-83 Research Associate, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 1983-87 Assistant Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 1987-99 Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 2000- Senior Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory

Visiting appointments

  • 1993 Visiting Associate & Lecturer, California Institute of Technology

Honors, Organizations, Committees, etc.

  • 1994-2001 Chief, Theory Group, Physics Division, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 1997-2000 Webmaster, Division of Nuclear Physics, American Physical Society
  • 1999 NSF Nuclear Theory Review Panel
  • 1999 Fellow, American Physical Society
  • 2000 University of Chicago Medal for Distinguished Performance at Argonne National Laboratory
  • 2002-2004 Editorial Board, Physical Review C
  • 2003-2005 National Advisory Committee, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle
  • 2005-2008 Argonne PS/CLS Programmatic and Operations Committee - Hires and Promotions
  • 2006 Argonne Laboratory Director's Oversight Council - Hires and Promotions
  • 2010 Tom W. Bonner Prize in Nuclear Physics, American Physical Society

Publications

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Recent papers

  1. Jastrow functions in double-beta decay
    J. Engel, J. Carlson, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 83, 034317 (2011) [6 pages]
  2. Asymptotic normalization coefficients from ab initio calculations
    Kenneth M. Nollett and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 83, 041001(R) (2011) [5 pages]
  3. Knockout Reactions from p-shell Nuclei: Tests of Ab Initio Structure Models
    G. F. Grinyer, D. Bazin, A. Gade, J. A. Tostevin, P. Adrich, M. D. Bowen, B. A. Brown, C. M. Campbell, J. M. Cook, T. Glasmacher, P. G. Hansen, S. McDaniel, P. Navr´atil, A. Obertelli, S. Quaglioni, K. Siwek, J. R. Terry, D. Weisshaar, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 162502 (2011) [4 pages]
  4. Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of spectroscopic overlaps in A≤7 nuclei
    I. Brida, Steven C. Pieper, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 84, 024319 (2011) [15 pages]
  5. Lifetime of the 21+ state in 10C
    E. A. McCutchan, C. J. Lister, Steven C. Pieper, R. B. Wiringa, D. Seweryniak, J. P. Greene, B. F. Bertone, M. P. Carpenter, C. J. Chiara, G. Gürdal, C. R. Hoffman, R. V. F. Janssens, T. L. Khoo, T. Lauritsen, and S. Zhu
    Phys. Rev. C 86, 014312 (2012) [8 pages]
  6. Systematic study of p-shell nuclei via single-nucleon knockout reactions
    G. F. Grinyer, D. Bazin, A. Gade, J. A. Tostevin, P. Adrich, M. D. Bowen, B. A. Brown, C. M. Campbell, J. M. Cook, T. Glasmacher, S. McDaniel, A. Obertelli, K. Siwek, J. R. Terry, D. Weisshaar, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 86, 024315 (2012) [12 pages]
  7. Polarized proton+4,6,8He elastic scattering with breakup effects
    K. Kaki, Y. Suzuki, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 86, 044601 (2012) [9 pages]
    Erratum: Phys. Rev. C 86, 059904 (2012) [2 pages]
  8. Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of electromagnetic moments and transitions in A ≤ 9 nuclei with meson-exchange currents derived from chiral effective field theory
    S. Pastore, Steven C. Pieper, R. Schiavilla, and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. C 87, 035503 (2013) [15 pages]
  9. Inelastic scattering of 9Li and excitation mechanism of its first excited state
    H. Al Falou, R. Kanungo, C. Andreoiu, D. Cross, B. Davids, M. Djongolov, A. T. Gallant, N. Galinski, D. Howell, R. Kshetri, D. Niamir, J. N. Orce, A. C. Shotter, S. Sjue, I. Tanihata, I. J. Thompson, S. Triambak, M. Uchida, P. Walden, R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Lett. B 721 224-228 (2013)
  10. Electromagnetic Transition from the 4+ to 2+ Resonance in 8Be Measured via the Radiative Capture in 4He+4He
    V. M. Datar, D. R. Chakrabarty, Suresh Kumar, V. Nanal, S. Pastore, R. B. Wiringa, S. P. Behera, A. Chatterjee, D. Jenkins, C. J. Lister, E. T. Mirgule, A. Mitra, R. G. Pillay, K. Ramachandran, O. J. Roberts, P. C. Rout, A. Shrivastava, P. Sugathan
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 062502 (2013) [5 pages]
  11. Equivalence Principle and Bound Kinetic Energy
    Michael A. Hohensee and Holger Müeller and R. B. Wiringa
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 111, 151102 (2013) [5 pages]
  12. Charge-symmetry breaking forces and isospin mixing in 8Be
    R. B. Wiringa, S. Pastore, Steven C. Pieper, and Gerald A. Miller
    Phys. Rev. C 88, 044333 (2013) [8 pages]
  13. Nucleon and nucleon-pair momentum distributions in A ≤ 12 nuclei
    R. B. Wiringa, R. Schiavilla, Steven C. Pieper, and J. Carlson
    Phys. Rev. C 89, 024305 (2014) [9 pages]
  14. The equation of state of neutron matter, symmetry energy, and neutron star structure
    S. Gandolfi, J. Carlson, S. Reddy, A. W. Steiner, R. B. Wiringa
    Eur. Phys. J. A 50 10 (2014) [11 pages]
  15. Quantum Monte Carlo calculations of electromagnetic transitions in 8Be with meson-exchange currents derived from chiral effective field theory
    S. Pastore, R. B. Wiringa, Steven C. Pieper, R. Schiavilla
    arXiv:1406.2343

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