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Archival as SubjectPublished as Author

Chandrashekhar Joshi

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Dates

July 22, 1953 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Joshi, Chandrashekhar

Additional Forms of Names

Joshi, Chan (Chandrasekhar)

Biography

Abstract

Chandrashekhar Joshi is Director, Center for High Frequency Electronics and Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles (1988-present). Other institutional affiliations include the National Research Council Canada. His research interests include plasma accelerators and plasma waves.

Important Dates

July 22, 1953Birth, India.

1974Obtained BS in Nuclear Engineering, University of London, London (England).

1978Obtained PhD in Applied Physics, University of Hull, Hull (England).

1978 – 1980Research Physicist, National Research Council Canada.

1980 – presentResearch Staff Member (1980-1988); Professor of Electrical Engineering (1988-present); and Director, Center for High Frequency Electronics (2005-present), University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.).

1990Fellow, American Physical Society.

2006Awarded James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics, American Physical Society.

Occupation

Plasma physicist.

Places

Undergraduate Education

London (England)

Graduate Education

Hull (England)

Employment

Los Angeles (Calif.)

Birth

India

Subjects

Electrical engineering.

Plasma accelerators.

Plasma physics.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Chen, Francis F., 1929-

Both employed at University of California, Los Angeles.

Cole, Julian D.

Both employed at University of California, Los Angeles.

Kennel, Charles F., 1939-

Both employed at University of California, Los Angeles.

Patel, C. Kumar N.

Both employed at University of California, Los Angeles.

Additional

Kroll, Norman Myles, 1922-

Institutions

Major Positions

National Research Council of Canada

Research Physicist.

University of California, Los Angeles. Department of Engineering

Research Staff Member; Professor of Electrical Engineering; and Director, Center for High Frequency Electronics.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Fellow and received 2006 James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics.

University of Hull

Obtained PhD in Applied Physics (1978).

University of London

Obtained BS (1974).

Resources

Archival Resources

Subject

Oral history interview with Norman M. Kroll, 1987 March 29.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Proceedings of the ECFA-RAL topical meeting : The challenge of ultra-high energies, 1982.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Published Resources

Author

Advanced accelerator concepts, Lake Arrowhead, CA 1989 / editor, Chan Joshi.

Laser acceleration of particles : Malibu, California, 1985 / edited by Chan Joshi and Thomas Katsouleas.