Donald Q Lamb

Senior Associate, KICP
Robert A. Millikan Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics; Enrico Fermi Institute; and the College

Donald Q Lamb
Eckhardt Research Center
Room 551
5640 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-7194


Ph.D., Physics, University of Rochester, 1974


Don Lamb's research has covered a wide range of topics in high-energy astrophysics, including the properties of cold and hot dense matter; the structure and evolution of white dwarfs and neutron stars; X-ray emission from compact stars, especially magnetic white dwarfs; and the physics of radiation transfer in super-strong magnetic fields.