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Brian Kirby named to endowed professorship
Meinig Family Professor of Engineering
Brian J. Kirby, Professor with indefinite tenure, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering, was elected the Meinig Family Professor of Engineering, effective November 1, 2018.
Brian has long been distinguished in research, teaching and service, and this recognition is a wonderful testament to his impact and leadership.
Stanford University 2001
Kirby Research Group
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