Brown named Forman Lecturer

Robert Brown, Institute Professor in the Physics Department, was named Forman Lecturer for 2006 at Vanderbilt University, a position focused on physics education. He delivered the Forman Lecture at Vanderbilt on March 2 entitled “An Evolutionary Gap in Teaching Introductory Physics: An Intelligent Design?” He also delivered an associated Forman lecture on “A Simple View of MRI, and its Increasingly Rich View of Us and Our Brain,” at Vanderbilt on March 3.