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Raymond Chiao

Raymond Chiao
Title: 
Professor Emeritus
Phone: 
+1 (209) 228-8662
Location: 
Castle Suite 880 South
Research Interests: 

Raymond Chiao is a professor jointly in the UC Merced schools of Natural Sciences and Engineering. Previously, he was a professor for 38 years at UC Berkeley, where he earned international acclaim (including the Willis E. Lamb Medal and the Einstein Prize for Laser Science) studying nonlinear and quantum optics. At UC Merced, is pursuing a new line of groundbreaking research on gravitational radiation.

Education: 
  • Ph. D., 1965 — Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.S., 1961 — Princeton University