Faculty Expert Profile

David Kaplan

  • Professor of Physics and Astronomy


  • Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

David E. Kaplan is an expert in theoretical particle physics and cosmology with an emphasis on understanding the laws, evolution, and contents of the universe.

Kaplan studies possible theoretical extensions to the standard model of particle physics and cosmology, and novel ways to discover those and other models. He also created and produced the documentary, "Particle Fever," that tracked the first round of experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) near Geneva, Switzerland.

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