Stuart L. Mufson

Stuart L. Mufson

Professor Emeritus, Astronomy

Education

  • Ph.D., Astronomy, Astrophysics, University of Chicago, 1973

Research interests

  • Neutrino Physics with the MINOS experiment at Fermilab
  • responsible for production and delivery of the active detector medium (liquid scintillator) to northern Minnesota and the design/construction of the thermally controlled heat sinks for NOνA
  • manager for the development of the photon detection system for LBNE

About Stuart L. Mufson

Professor Mufson has been on the IU Astronomy faculty since 1977. He received a Ph.D from University of Chicago in 1973. He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory and the Marshall Space Flight Center. He most recently taught A100 (The Solar System), A115 (Birth and Death of the Universe), A221 (General Astronomy I), and A580 (Physical and Observational Cosmology).

Selected publications

New constraints on oscillation parameters from νe appearance and νμ disappearance in the NOνA experiment, Acero, M. A., et al. 2018, PhysRevD, 98, id.032012.

Constraints on Oscillation Parameters from νe Appearance and νμ Disappearance in NOνA, Adamson, P., et al. 2017, PhysRevL, 118, id.231801

Measurement of the Neutrino Mixing Angle θ23 in NOνA, Adamson, P. et al. 2017, PhysRevL, 118, id.151802

First Measurement of Electron Neutrino Appearance in NOνA, Adamson, P., Ader, C., Andrews, M., Anfimov, N., Anghel, I., Arms, K. et al. (including S. Mufson), 2016, PhysRevL, 116, id.151806.

First measurement of muon-neutrino disappearance in NOνA, Adamson, P., Ader, C., Andrews, M., Anfimov, N., Anghel, I., Arms, K. et al. (including S. Mufson), 2016, PhysRevD, 93, id.051104.

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