The University of Mississippi
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Dr. Roger Waxler

[Photo of Dr. Roger Waxler]

Office: Room 1097 NCPA
Email: rwax@olemiss.edu
Phone: (662) 915-5259

Degrees Earned

  • B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Chicago, 1980
  • Ph.D. in Physics from Columbia University, 1986

Experience

  • Research Assistant, Institute for Theoretical Physics at the E.T.H. Zurich, Switzerland
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Penn State University, PA
  • Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Acoustics, Penn State University, PA
  • Research Scientist, NCPA and Research Associate Professor, Physics, U of MS

Memberships

  • Acoustical Society of America

Research Interests

Mathematical Physics, focusing, for the past few years, on acoustics. Current interests include atmospheric sound propagation, particularly in the nocturnal boundary layer, and the interaction of airborne sound with the soil layer.