Michael Chial, Ph.D.

Michael Chial, PhD

Emeritus Professor

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1975 Willow Dr.
Madison, WI 53706


Following retirement from UW-Madison in 2006, Professor Chial continued work in forensic acoustics and instructional software development. More recently he perpetrates photographic violence on images of places, people, and things, liberates sawdust from lumber, and designs semi-functional gizmos from miscellaneous electronic components and old plumbing. He enjoys reading philosophy and histories of science and technology.