Prof. Prosper received his Ph.D. from Manchester in
1980 in Experimental Physics. After post-doctoral work at the
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Virginia Tech, and Fermilab, he
joined the faculty at FSU in 1993.
His research interests include high energy physics,
cosmology, advanced analysis methods and Bayesian statistics. For
many years he was a member of the Dzero Collaboration at Fermilab.
He is now a member of the CMS Collaboration at CERN. Prof. Prosper
played an active role in the discovery of the top quark in 1995 by
Dzero and its sister Collaboration CDF.