Riccardo Giacconi

Riccardo Giacconi

University Professor and Nobel Laureate

Bloomberg 501
410-516-0621
410-516-7239
rgiacco1@jhu.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Biography

Riccardo Giacconi is a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy of the Johns Hopkins University. His research is in experimental astrophysics. In 2002, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for his pioneering work inventing the field of X-ray astronomy.