W. Michael Snow

W. Michael Snow

Professor, Physics

Education

  • Postdoctoral Position, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Ph.D., Harvard, 1990
  • M.S., Harvard, 1985
  • B.A., Illinois, 1982

Research interests

nuclear physics (experimental)

About W. Michael Snow

Weak interactions of the neutron: neutron decay and Standard Model tests of the electrweak theory, nucleon-nucleon weak interaction studies as probes of quark-quark correlations in the QCD ground state. Precision measurements of coherent scattering lengths in few body systems using neutron interferometry. Development of polarized 3He-based neutron polarizers and analyzers. Searches for neutron interactions beyond the Standard Model. Search for Chameleon dark energy using neutron interferometry.