Professor Emeritus, Physics
Castle Commerce Center, Building 1200, Room 202
Ph. D., 1965 - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.S., 1961 - Princeton University
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.