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Syracuse University, College of Arts and Sciences

Eric Coughlin

Eric Coughlin portrait

Assistant Professor

Physics

263D Physics Building

ecoughli@syr.edu


Research Interests

Specializations: Astrophysical fluid dynamics

"Science encompasses not just knowledge but also the pursuit of knowledge. In my teaching I exemplify that the route to discovery -- the creative processes we employ to make scientific progress -- is tantamount in importance to the discovery itself."

Education

Ph.D. in Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Colorado at Boulder

Postdoctoral researcher at Princeton University

Honors and Awards

Key Honor/Award: NASA Hubble and Einstein Fellow