Alexander von Humboldt-Professor Dr. Brian Foster
„Die nächsten Jahre werden in der
Teilchenphysik eine neue Ära einleiten
und revolutionäre Ergebnisse bringen.“
Prof. Dr. Brian Foster
Brian Foster is acknowledged as one of the most important experimental particle physicists of the day. He has played a leading role in numerous international projects involving particle accelerators, and both his theoretical and his practical work developing innovative measuring instruments have expedited progress in accelerator physics. He has received countless awards, including the Humboldt Research Award (1999). Foster is invited to work at DESY (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrontron), Hamburg, and as a professor, teaching and researching at the University of Hamburg.