Rocky (sometimes known as Edward W.) Kolb
Rocky is the Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics and the College and Chair of the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago, as well as a member of the Enrico Fermi Institute, and the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics.
mostly interested in the applications of particle physics to the early
universe. He claims to do this in order to discover answers to truly
fundamental questions, such as the Top
Ten Questions about the
Just in case you're interested, here is a more or less up to date CV in PDF format.
is the cosmic
significance of December 1996? You can find out by
are some new
accelerators proposed in the 1997 Latke-Hamentash debate: