David Saltzberg

Physicist, Person


Who is David Saltzberg?

David Saltzberg is a Professor of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Los Angeles. Saltzberg received a Sloan Fellowship, NSF Career Award, and Department of Energy Outstanding Junior Investigator Award while an assistant professor. Saltzberg earned a bachelors degree in physics in 1989 from Princeton University and a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Chicago in 1994. From 1995-97 he worked at CERN in Switzerland. His research interests include high-energy collider physics and the radio detection of cosmic neutrinos.

Saltzberg is also known for his work as technical director on the CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory. In addition to reviewing and correcting scripts with technical errors, Saltzberg adds complex formulae to whiteboards on set. David also has established scientists visit the set of The Big Bang Theory through his "Geek of the Week" program.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

  • University of Chicago
  • Princeton University

on July 23, 2013


Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:


"David Saltzberg." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 24 Jan. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/david_saltzberg>.

Discuss this David Saltzberg biography with the community:


    Browse Biographies.net