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Physics educator

Robert William Boyd, American Physics educator. Fellow Optical Society American, 1989. Member American Physical Society.

Background

Boyd, Robert William was born on March 8, 1948 in Buffalo. Son of Robert Paul and Erma Lorraine (Seitz) Boyd.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of California, Berkeley, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor, U. Rochester (New York), 1977-1982; associate professor, U. Rochester (New York), 1982-1987; professor, U. Rochester (New York), since 1987.

Membership

Member American Physical Society.

Connections

Married Katherine Ellen Conway, De. 18, 1971; children: Jessica, John, Brendan.

father:
Robert Paul Boyd

mother:
Erma Lorraine (Seitz) Boyd

spouse:
Katherine Ellen Conway

children:
Jessica Boyd

John Boyd

Brendan Boyd