Philip W. Anderson
Philip Warren Anderson
|Died||March 29, 2020 (aged 96)|
|Alma mater||Harvard University|
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Physics (1977)|
National Medal of Science (1982)
|Doctoral advisor||John Hasbrouck van Vleck|
Philip Warren Anderson (December 13, 1923 – March 29, 2020) was an American physicist. Anderson created and helped prove theories such as localization, antiferromagnetism, symmetry breaking, high-temperature superconductivity. He wrote many things about the emergent phenomena.
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- Horgan, J. (1994) Profile: Philip W. Anderson – Gruff Guru of Condensed Matter Physics, Scientific American 271(5), 34-35.
- Anderson, Philip W. (2011). "Imaginary Friend, Who Art in Heaven". More and Different: Notes from a Thoughtful Curmudgeon. World Scientific. p. 177. ISBN 9789814350129.
We atheists can, as he does, argue that, with the modern revolution in attitudes toward homosexuals, we have become the only group that may not reveal itself in normal social discourse.
- "Notable Signers". Humanism and Its Aspirations. American Humanist Association. Retrieved September 15, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- 20世纪物理学巨人、诺奖得主菲利普安德森逝世，享年96岁 (in Chinese)
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