|Paul Grannis elected as a Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences|
Paul Grannis was elected as a foreign member of Russian Academy of Sciences "for outstanding achievements in high energy physics including the top quark discovery and very important contributions to the scientific cooperation between our countries".
Paul Grannis joined the Stony Brook faculty in September 1966. He is currently Research Professor and Distinguished Professor Emeritus.He served as chair of the Physics and Astronomy Department from 2002 to 2005. He has been associated with the D0 experiment at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory since its birth in 1983 to the present, serving as spokesman or co-spokesman from 1983 to 1996 and 2014 to the present. The D0 collaboration brought together scientists from 19 nations and has published almost 500 papers.