Curriculum Vitae

Robert R. Lucchese

Date: January 29, 2009

Department of Chemistry  Phone: 979-845-0187 
Texas A&M University  Fax: 979-845-4719 
3255 TAMU  e-mail: lucchese AT mail.chem.tamu.edu 
College Station, TX 77843-3255    

PERSONAL

Birthday: November 18, 1956  Birthplace: Oakland, California 
Marital Status: Married  Number of children: Two 

EDUCATION

Degree  Date  Institution 
B. S., Chemistry  1977  University of California, Berkeley 
Ph. D., Chemistry  1982  California Institute of Technology 

Dissertation title: "The Iterative Schwinger Variational Method Applied To Electron-Molecule Continuum Processes"

Postdoctoral Studies

  1981-1982  Princeton University, Department of Chemistry 
  1982-1983  AT&T Bell Laboratories 

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

Assistant Professor  1983-1989  Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University 
Associate Professor  1989-1994  Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University 
Research Visiting Professor  1993, 2007  Department of Chemistry, The University of Rome, Italy 
Visiting Lecturer  1993  Italian Ministry of Science, Technology and Universities (MURST) at the Faculty of Science of The University of Rome, Italy 
Professor  1994-present  Department of Chemistry Texas A&M University 
Invited Professor  2000,2005,2008,2009  Physics Department Universite Paris-Sud, France 

HONORS AND AWARDS

ARCS Scholar, University of California, Berkeley  1974 
Wilson Prize, University of California, Berkeley  1977 
Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Berkeley  1977 
NSF Graduate Fellow  1977-1980 
Exxon Education Foundation Graduate Fellow, Caltech  1980-1981 
NSF Postdoctoral Fellow  1981-1982 
NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award  1984-1989 
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow  1988-1990 
Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award  1988-1993 
Italian National Research Council Research Fellowship  1993 
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship  2006