Vincent Rodgers, Ph.D.

Director of Graduate Studies
Professor
Biography
Research Interests: 

Theoretical particle physics; string theory.

Research: 
  • Topics include string theory with applications in gravitation, cosmology, superstring theories as unified theory, gauge/gravity correspondence
  • Numerical techniques developed for solutions in quantum chromodynamics (QCD), string theory
  • Students also: interact with students at other universities; participate in interdisciplinary work with mathematics department
  • Students develop mathematical skills including analytical, numerical, and symbolic methods
Research areas
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
Vincent Rodgers
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1985
Office
Address

513 Van Allen Hall (VAN)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States