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Walter L. Brown

Phone: (610) 758-6879




PhD 1951, MS 1947, Physics, Harvard University 
BS 1945, Physics, Duke University

Research Interests
Dr. Brown is an Adjunct Professor at Lehigh, having retired from the Materials Research Department at Agere Systems (Bell Laboratories) in 2002. His current research is focused on the mechanical properties of thin metal films. In addition to working on independent projects, Dr. Brown collaborates with Prof. Vinci at Lehigh and researchers at the Max Planck Institut in Stuttgart, Germany.

1984 Von Hipple Award from the Materials Research Society
1986 National Academy of Sciences
1986 National Academy of Engineering.