Office: 2065 NPB
EducationPhD Harvard University (1984)
Research GroupHigh Energy Physics/Institute for Fundamental Theory
Research InterestsResearch interests includes particle physics, inflationary cosmology and quantum gravity.
Selected Publications"Nonlocal Models of Comsology," R. P. Woodard, Foundations of Physics 44 (2014) 213, arXiv:1401.0254.
"Representing the Graviton Self-Energy on de Sitter Background," K. E. Leonard, S. Park, T. Prokopec and R. P. Woodard, Phys. Rev. D90 (2014) 024032, arXiv:1403.0896.
"Nonlocal Metric Realizations of MOND," R. P. Woodard, published on the web 08 May, 2014, Canadian Journal of Physics, DOI:10.1139/cjp-2014-0156, arXiv:1403.6763.
"Field Equations and Cosmology for a Class of Nonlocal Metric Models of MOND," C. Deffayet, G. Esposito-Farese and R. P. Woodard, Phys. Rev. D90 (2014) 064038, arXiv:1405.0393.
"A Caveat on Building Nonlocal Models of Cosmology," N. C. Tsamis and R. P. Woodard, JCAP 09 (2014) 008, arXiv:1405.4470.
"Classical Gravitational Back-Reaction," N. C. Tsamis and R. P. Woodard, Class. Quant. Grav. 31 (2014) 185014, arXiv:1405.6281.
"Perturbative Quantum Gravity Comes of Age," R. P. Woodard, Int. J. Mod. Phys. D23 (2014) 1430020, arXiv:1407.4748.
"Excitation of Photons by Inflationary Gravitons," C. L. Wang and R. P. Woodard, submitted for publication in Physical Review D, arXiv:1408.1448.