About the Professor

Professor Padamsee has been teaching "Physics of Heaven and Earth" for the last 15 years.  At Cornell he pushes the advancement of superconducting accelerator technology for high energy particle physics around the world.  He has been involved in research and development in the field for several decades with collaborators at CERN, Fermilab and DESY.  In 2015 he was awarded the Robert R Wilson Prize for his achievements in the Physics of Particle Accelerators.