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Edward Witten
Edward Witten.jpg
Født26. august 1951[1][2][3][4] (68 år)
Baltimore
Ektefelle Chiara Nappi
Far Louis Witten
Barn Daniela Witten, Ilana Witten
Utdannet ved Princeton University, University of Wisconsin, Brandeis University
Doktorgradsveileder David Gross
Beskjeftigelse Matematiker, fysiker, universitetslærer, teoretisk fysiker
Nasjonalitet USA
Medlem av
8 oppføringer
Det franske vitenskapsakademiet (2000–), Det pavelige vitenskapsakademi (2006–), American Mathematical Society, National Academy of Sciences (1988–), American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1984–), American Philosophical Society (1994–), American Physical Society (1984–), Royal Society (1999)
Utmerkelser
27 oppføringer
Fieldsmedaljen (1990), The MacArthur Fellows Program (1982), Isaac Newton Medal (2010)[5], Lorentz-medaljen (2010)[6], Harveyprisen (2005)[7], Oskar Klein-medaljen (1998)[8], Henri Poincaré Prize (2006)[9], Fundamental Physics-prisen (2012)[10], National Medal of Science (2002)[11], Dirac Prize (1985), Josiah Willard Gibbs Lectureship (1998)[12], Albert Einstein World Award of Science (2016)[13], Alan T. Waterman Award (1986), Kyotoprisen for naturvitenskapelig grunnforskning (2014)[14], Fellow of the American Physical Society, Albert Einstein-medaljen (1985), Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics (1998)[15], Diracmedaljen (1985), Crafoord Prize in Mathematics (2008), Nemmers Prize in Mathematics (2000), Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, honorary doctor of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (2016)[16], Foreign Member of the Royal Society (1999)[17], æresdoktor ved Harvard University (2005)[18], Clay Research Award (2001), Golden Plate Award (1997)[19][20]

Edward Witten (født 26. august 1951) er en jødisk-amerikansk fysiker. Han vant Fieldsmedaljen i 1990 for sitt arbeid innen matematisk fysikk. Witten er en av vår tids fremste forskere innen strengteorien og er far til M-teorien.

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  1. ^ Brockhaus Enzyklopädie, Edward Witten, witten-edward
  2. ^ Munzinger-Archiv, 9. okt. 2017, Edward Witten, 00000022589
  3. ^ SNAC, 9. okt. 2017, Edward Witten, w6fc7qrv
  4. ^ MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, 22. aug. 2017
  5. ^ http://www.iop.org/about/awards/newton/page_38400.html, 17. mai 2019
  6. ^ https://www.knaw.nl/en/awards/laureates/lorentzmedaille/overzicht, 17. mai 2019
  7. ^ https://harveypz.net.technion.ac.il/harvey-prize-laureates/
  8. ^ http://www.okc.albanova.se/research/memorial-lecture/earlier-lectures
  9. ^ http://www.iamp.org/page.php?page=page_prize_poincare
  10. ^ https://breakthroughprize.org/Laureates/1/L9, 17. mai 2019
  11. ^ https://www.nsf.gov/od/nms/recip_details.jsp?recip_id=5000000000422, 17. mai 2019
  12. ^ http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/Honours/AMSGibbsLecturers.html, 17. mai 2019
  13. ^ http://www.consejoculturalmundial.org/winners/winners-of-the-world-award-of-science/prof-edward-witten/
  14. ^ https://www.kyotoprize.org/en/laureates/list_by_year/, 17. mai 2019
  15. ^ http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/prizes/heineman.cfm, 6. okt. 2018
  16. ^ kinesisk, 11. apr. 2019, Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China, http://www.moe.gov.cn/s78/A22/xwb_left/moe_829/201802/t20180228_328136.html
  17. ^ https://royalsociety.org/people/edward-witten-12549/, 17. mai 2019
  18. ^ https://www.harvard.edu/on-campus/commencement/honorary-degrees, 17. mai 2019
  19. ^ https://www.achievement.org/our-history/golden-plate-awards/all-honorees/, 17. mai 2019
  20. ^ http://www.pas.va/content/accademia/en/academicians/ordinary/witten.html, 17. mai 2019

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