2016 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To David Thouless, Duncan Haldane And Michael Kosterlitz
They were honored for their work in revealing the secrets of exotic matter. Their discoveries, using advanced mathematics, had boosted research in condensed matter physics and raised hopes for uses in...
After A Half Century, The Exotic Pentaquark Particle Is Found
In July, scientists at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) reported the discovery of the pentaquark, a long-sought particle first predicted to exist in the 1960s as a consequence of the theory of elementa...
2016 Nobel Prize In Physics Awarded To David Thouless, Duncan Haldane And Michael Kosterlitz
They were honored for their work in revealing the secrets of exotic matter. Their discoveries, using advanced mathematics, had boosted research in condensed matter physics and raised hopes for uses in...
Frederica Darema
Frederica Darema is a Greek physicist. She proposed the SPMD programming model in 1984 and Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems (DDDAS) in 2000. She was elected IEEE Fellow in 2004.
Darema rece...
After A Half Century, The Exotic Pentaquark Particle Is Found
In July, scientists at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) reported the discovery of the pentaquark, a long-sought particle first predicted to exist in the 1960s as a consequence of the theory of elementa...
Thomas S. Lundgren
Thomas S. Lundgren is an American fluid dynamicist and Professor Emeritus of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics at the University of Minnesota He is known for his work in the field of theoretical flu...
Anthony James Leggett
Sir Anthony James Leggett, KBE, FRS (born 26 March 1938), also Tony Leggett, has been a Professor of Physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign since 1983. Professor Leggett is widely r...
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Paul Garabedian
Paul Roesel Garabedian (August 2, 1927, Cincinnati – May 13, 2010, Manhattan) was an applied mathematician and numerical analyst. Garabedian was the Director-Division of Computational Fluid Dynamics a...
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Estia J. Eichten
Estia Joseph Eichten (born 1946), is an American theoretical physicist, of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab). He received his Ph.D. in 1972 from M.I.T., where he was a student of R...
Arthur Ashkin
Arthur Ashkin (born September 2, 1922) is a retired scientist who worked at Bell Laboratories and Lucent Technologies. He started his work on manipulation of microparticles with laser light in the lat...
Stephen Shenker
Stephen Hart Shenker (born 1953) is an American theoretical physicist who works on string theory. He is a professor at Stanford University and former director of the Stanford Institute for Theoretical...
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Nader Engheta
Nader Engheta (Persian: نادر انقطاع‎) (born 1955 in Tehran) is an Iranian-American scientist. He has made contributions to the fields of metamaterials, transformation optics, plasmonic optics, n...
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Alexander Zamolodchikov
Alexander Borissowitsch Zamolodchikov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Бори́сович Замоло́дчиков; born September 18, 1952) is a Russian physicist, known for his contributions to condensed matter physics,confo...
A. P. Balachandran
Aiyalam Parameswaran Balachandran (Malayalam: ഐയ്ലം പരമേശ്വരന്‍ ബാലചന്ദ്രന്‍; born January 25, 1938) is an Indian theoretical physicist well known for his extensive contributions to the role of ...
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Marcela Carena
Marcela Carena (born 22 March 22, 1962 in Buenos Aires, Argentina) is a senior theoretical physicist at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.
Carena received her diploma in Physics from the I...
Moshe Shapiro
Moshe Shapiro (October 1944 – 3 December 2013) was a chemist and physicist at the University of British Columbia.
Shapiro's research focused on coherent control, laser catalysis, quantum computing...
Jeffrey Goldstone
Jeffrey Goldstone (born 3 September 1933) is a British theoretical physicist and an emeritus physics faculty member at the MIT Center for Theoretical Physics.He worked at the University of Cambridge u...
Yuri Kovchegov
Yuri Kovchegov (born 1973) is a Russian and American physicist.
Kovchegov obtained his bachelor's degree from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology in 1993 and two years later got his mas...
Daniel Friedan
Daniel Harry Friedan (born October 3, 1948) is an American theoretical physicist and one of three children of the feminist author and activist Betty Friedan.
He earned his Ph.D. from the Universit...
Kurt Wiesenfeld
Kurt Wiesenfeld is an American physicist working primarily on non-linear dynamics. His works primarily concern stochastic resonance, spontaneous synchronization of coupled oscillators, and non-linear...
H. Douglas Keith
Dr. H. Douglas Keith, FAAAS (born 10 March 1927, Belfast, Northern Ireland – died 9 February 2003) was a physicist and one of the primary polymer researchers over the latter half of the 20th century.<...
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Julian Cole
Julian David Cole (born April 2, 1925 in Brooklyn, died April 17, 1999 in Albany, New York) was an American mathematician. He is known for his groundbreaking work in mathematical applications to aerod...
Robert Byron Bird
Robert Byron Bird (born February 5, 1924, Bryan, Texas) is a Chemical Engineer and Professor Emeritus in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is known for ...
Ali H. Nayfeh
Ali Hasan Nayfeh (born 21 December 1933, Tulkarm, Palestine) is the inaugural winner of the Thomas K. Caughey Dynamics Award. He received his B.S. with great distinction in engineering science (1962...
Walter S. Huxford
Walter Scott Huxford was a professor of physics at Northwestern University and was a co-inventor of the sunburnometer.
His education included a bachelor's degree at Doane College, a master's degre...
Vladimir Shalaev
Vladimir M. Shalaev ((1957-02-18)18 February 1957), is the Robert and Anne Burnett Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University. He spe...
M. Brian Maple
Merrill Brian Maple (born November 20, 1939) is an American scientist in the field of physics. He is a Distinguished Professor of Physics and holds the Bernd T. Matthias Chair in the Physics Departmen...