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Duncan Brown Named Brightman Endowed Professor

Duncan Brown

Duncan Brown

January 8, 2016

A physicist in Syracuse University’s College of Arts and Sciences is being recognized with a new endowed professorship.

Duncan Brown, a world-renowned expert in gravitational wave astronomy and astrophysics, has been named the inaugural Charles Brightman Endowed Professor of Physics. Brown is being lauded for his leadership role in the multinational Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) experiment, his excellence in teaching and mentoring, and his contributions to campus research computing.  Read more at AS News.