Robert Short

Senior Scientist
E-mail Robert Short

Dr. Short is a Senior Scientist at the University of Rochester's Laboratory for Laser Energetics (LLE). He received a B.S. degree in Mathematics from Michigan State University (1970) and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison (1979). Dr. Short joined UR-LLE in 1980, and was Group Leader of the Plasma Physics Group from 1983 to 2013. His research interests include parametric instabilities in laser–plasma interactions, particularly stimulated Raman scattering and two-plasmon decay, and cross-beam energy transfer.