Department of Classics | The Biotechnology Center
William Aylward is Professor of Classics and has been at UW–Madison since 2000. His research interests include ancient Greek and Roman art, architecture and technology; urbanism in the ancient Mediterranean world; Homer and legends of the Trojan War, and the archaeological sites of Troy and Zeugma on the Euphrates in the modern nation of Turkey. He participated in the annual expedition to Troy between 1996 and 2012. Together with German and French research partners, he is currently developing a new UW–Madison archaeological expedition to the ancient city of Miletus (in western Turkey).
- Recent discoveries and enduring mysteries at the archaeological site of Troy