Science & Research

West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission

Previous
Next

SCIENTIST SPOTLIGHT: ZACHARIAH ETIENNE

Zachariah Etienne, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at WVU in Morgantown, WV. September 19, 2017. (J. Alex Wilson)

Zachariah Etienne has dedicated his life to physics, mathematics, and astronomy.

From the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center to the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, Etienne worked tirelessly on simulated computer models, most notably the possible detection of colliding neutron stars.

In 2017, that detection was witnessed firsthand.

Read more about his background, accomplishments, and research in the Fall Neuron 2017