Faculty Expert Profile

Marc Kamionkowski

  • William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Physics and Astronomy


  • Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

Marc Kamionkowski is a theoretical physicist who specializes in cosmology and particle physics. His primary research areas are particle dark matter, inflation and the cosmic microwave background, and cosmic acceleration.

Kaionkowski has also worked on neutrino and nuclear physics and astrophysics, large-scale-structure and galaxy formation, gravitational waves, gravitational lensing, phase transitions in the early universe, alternative-gravity theories, the first stars and the epoch of reionization, and stellar and high-energy astrophysics.

Contact a media rep

Johns Hopkins is a big place. Let us make your job a little easier by connecting you with the right media representative.

Contact information

Video services

Our Video and Audio Studio provides a digital, live link between faculty experts and broadcast networks across the globe, including:

  • Live and recorded HDTV interviews via the Vyvx fiber network
  • Live and recorded radio interviews via dedicated ISDN lines
  • Internet streaming

Learn more about the studio

Johns Hopkins University experts can provide the perspective and analysis reporters need to cover the news. If you can’t find an expert in this guide, please contact the university’s media relations office at jhunews@jhu.edu or 443-997-9009.