Ethan Vishniac

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Ethan Tecumseh Vishniac (born 1955) is an American astrophysicist. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the Astrophysical Journal and a professor of Astronomy at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, after holding positions at University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon, McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, and University of Texas in Austin.

Quick facts: Ethan Vishniac, Born, Nationality, Alma ... ā–¼
Ethan Vishniac
Ethan Tecumseh Vishniac

1955 (age 66ā€“67)
Alma mater
Known forInstabilities in expanding blast waves
SpouseIlene Busch-Vishniac
RelativesRoman Vishniac (grandfather)
Scientific career
ThesisTopics in the evolution of cosmological perturbations (1980)
Doctoral advisorWilliam H. Press
Other academic advisorsJeremiah P. Ostriker (post doctoral advisor)
Close ā–²