John Terning

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Professor

One Shields Avenue
Physics Department
Davis, CA 95616

Office: 435 Physics Building
Phone: +1 (530) 231-2540
Fax: +1 (530) 752-4717
Email: terning@physics.ucdavis.edu

Personal Website: http://terning.physics.ucdavis.edu

Research Interests:

Theoretical particle physics, electroweak symmetry breaking, supersymmetry, cosmology, extra dimensions, AdS/CFT correspondence.

Research Areas

Career History

  • Ph.D., University of Toronto, 1990
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale University, 1990-1993
  • Research Associate, Boston University, 1993-1996
  • Research Associate, University of California, Berkeley, 1996-1999
  • Lecturer/Researcher, Harvard University, 1999-2001
  • Technical Staff Member, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2001-2004
  • Associate Professor of Physics, University of California, Davis, 2004-2008
  • Professor of Physics, University of California, Davis, 2008-Present

Honors

  • Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2007
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship, 1996
  • Superconducting Super Collider Fellowship, 1992 –1993
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1990 –1992
  • University of Toronto Open, 1989 –1989
  • University of Toronto Open, 1988 –1989
  • NSERC Postgraduate Scholarship 1-4, 1984 –1988
  • NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, 1984 –1984
  • NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, 1983 –1983
  • University of Alberta Bursary, 1982 –1983
  • F.A. Scherrer Bursary in Science, 1981 –1982