Bob Mathieu Named Albert E. Whitford Professor

Apr 03, 2018

We are thrilled to announce that Bob Mathieu has been appointed Albert E. Whitford Professor of Astronomy. Quoting from the citation, this named professorship from the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) “provides recognition for distinguished research contributions of the UW–Madison faculty. The awards are intended to honor those faculty who have made major contributions to the advancement of knowledge, primarily through their research endeavors, but also as a result of their teaching and service activities.” Bob received this honor in recognition of his work on stellar evolution in binary star systems and his manu contributions to the intellectual and academic mission of the UW Madison. Read more at the official UW press release.

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