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Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Mississippi

Dr. Roger Waxler

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Office: Room 1097 NCPA
Phone: (662) 915-5259

Degrees Earned

  • B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Chicago, 1980
  • Ph.D. in Physics from Columbia University, 1986


  • Research Assistant, Institute for Theoretical Physics at the E.T.H. Zurich, Switzerland
  • Visiting Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Penn State University, PA
  • Assistant Professor, Graduate Program in Acoustics, Penn State University, PA
  • Senior Research Scientist II, NCPA and Research Associate Professor, Physics, U of MS


  • Acoustical Society of America

Research Interests

Mathematical Physics, focusing, for the past few years, on acoustics.
Current interests include atmospheric sound propagation, particularly in
the nocturnal boundary layer, and the interaction of airborne sound with the
soil layer.