TTU Physics Department.

TTU Physics: Faculty

Picture of Dr. Walter Borst.
Walter L. Borst
Professor of Physics
Office Phone: (806) 742-3864
Office: 11 Science Building


Ph.D. in Physics, University of California at Berkeley (1968)

Diplom in Physics (M.S.), University of Tübingen, Germany (1964)

Vordiplom in Physics (B.S.), University of Tübingen, Germany (1960)


Research Interests

Atomic and molecular physics, time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy by pulsed laser, materials characterization, fast scintillator dyes, nuclear pulse counting. More recently: Electrodynamics and applications, miscellaneous physics-related service, including the Texas Section of the American Physical Society, secretary and fundraiser for the South Plains Regional Science and Engineering Fair.


About 80 from 1968 to 2006, plus conference papers and seminars.