First Name
Garth
Last Name
Jones
Position
Professor Emeritus
Email
jones@physics.ubc.ca
Research Groups

Students Wanted
N/A


Bachelor's Degree
U.B.C, 1953, Honours Mathematics and Physics

Master's Degree
U.B.C., 1955, Nuclear Physics

Doctoral Degree
U.B.C., 1959, Nuclear Physics

Employment History

1955-1956 Atomic Energy of Canada Limited; Junior Research Scientist
1959-1961 Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford; Rutherford Research Fellow
1961-1997 Professor of Physics, University of British Columbia


Awards

1959-1961 Rutherford Research Fellowship
1967-1968 Guggenheim Fellowship


Committees and Service

2002 Lecture presentation to Elder College, Sechelt Campus of Capilano College
2004 Collaborated with TRIUMF Outreach in a presentation by UBC Physicists on COSMOLGY at Sechelt Campus of Capilano College
2005 Appointed Board Member of Elder College at Sechelt Campus of Capilano College


Citizenship
Canadian

Hobbies and Interests

Astronomy, Hiking, Photography, Environmental activity


Research Field
Pion Physics

Research Topics
Pion-Nuclear Scattering and Pion Production