Experts Guide

Welcome to the RIT Experts Guide. Here you will find information on RIT faculty and staff with expertise in a variety of areas. Each profile includes the expert’s credentials and contact information.

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Donald Figer

Director, Center for Detectors
Expert in:
Detector testing
Massive stars
The Quintuplet Cluster
The Pistol Star

Ph.D. in astronomy, University of California, Los Angeles, 1995
MS in astronomy and astrophysics, University of Chicago, 1991
BA in physics, math, astronomy, Northwestern University

Susan Gawlowicz, University News Services, 585-475-5061 or