Robert Quimby

Professor of Astronomy, SDSU
Director, Mount Laguna Observatory
  • Ph.D. University of Texas, Austin (Astronomy)
  • M.A. University of Texas, Austin (Astronomy)
  • B.A. University of California, Berkeley (Astrophysics)
  • 2020-present San Diego State University, Professor of Astronomy
  • 2014-present Mount Laguna Observatory, Director
  • 2014-present Kavli IPMU, Affiliate Member
  • 2014-2020 San Diego State University, Associate Professor of Astronomy
  • 2010-2014 Kavli IPMU, Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow
  • 2007-2010 Caltech, Postdoctoral Scholar
Publication Highlights

For complete listing of my publications, you can:

  • 2015 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics (SCP team share) (press release)
  • 2010 Trumpler Award (press release from the Astronomical Society of the Pacific)
  • 2008 Hyer Award (press release from the American Physical Society)
For the General Public