Robert A. Pelcovits Professor of Physics

Professor Pelcovits joined the Brown Physics Department in 1979. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, he received his Ph. D. from Harvard University in 1978. He has done postdoctoral research at the University of Illinois and Brookhaven National Laboratory. He was an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow and a recipient of the Bergmann Memorial Award from the U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation. He has been a visiting professor at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Tel Aviv University and Brandeis University. He was named a Royce Family Professor of Teaching Excellence at Brown in 2008 for a three-year term.

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