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Birgeneau, Robert Joseph (Robert)

Born: 1942 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Educators, Physicists


1942 - Robert Joseph Birgeneau was born is a Canadian physicist.

         - Birgeneau graduated from St. Michael's College School in Toronto.

1963 - He received a B.Sc in mathematics from the University of Toronto.

1966 - He received his Ph.D in physics from Yale University.

1968-1975 - He worked at AT&T Bell Laboratories.

1988 - He served Chairman of physics department at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

1991- Dean of school of science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

2000-2004 - He became the fourteenth president of the University of Toronto.

2004 - He served as the ninth chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley.




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