Elected: 2019
Discipline: Physics and Astronomy
Professor Swapan Chattopadhyay CorrFRSE

Distinguished Scientist, Fermilab.

Professor Swapan Chattopadhyay is an internationally renowned accelerator physicist who has made pioneering and transformational contributions to particle accelerators, opening new frontiers in sub-atomic and ultra-fast sciences. His international leadership in particle accelerators with quantum sensors have many synergies with Scottish science, enabling collaborations with research groups across Scotland and bringing US and EU collaborations to bear on Scottish science and technology developments.