Dr. Alexander Barzilov | University of Nevada Las Vegas
Dr. Alexander Barzilov joined the faculty at the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2012. Dr. Barzilov arrived at WKU as a Research Associate from 2001 – 2002 before that he was at the Institute for Physics and Power engineering in Obninsk, Russia, and at Penn State University from 2003-2004. He was a member of the Physics and Astronomy Department from 2004-2012 and was very active at the Applied Physics Institute where he has been the director since 2010. Dr. Barzilov was very active in developing research projects related to nuclear physics applications, helped to develop the MS in Homeland Security Science s program and was the Graduate Director of that program since 2008. He has remained in close contact with the faculty here and will remain a string collaborator for our students and faculty.