David Goodstein, vice provost and Frank J. Galloon Distinguished Teaching and Service Professor at the California Institute of Technology, is the author of Feynman's Lost Lecture, among other works. He lives with wife Dr. Judith R. Goodstein in Pasadena.
"A book that is more powerful for being brief... [Goodstein] is no muddled idealist. And his argument is based on the immutable laws of physics." The New York Times Book Review