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Edward Spiegel

Professor Emeritus, Astronomy


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Professor Spiegel received his B.A. from UCLA and his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. He held research positions at Princeton University, NYU, and Cambridge University; he also held faculty positions at UC Berkeley and at NYU, before joining the faculty at Columbia. He is the Rutherford Professor emeritus in the Astronomy Department.


Research Topics

astrophysical fluid dynamics, photofluiddynamics