Philip Warren Anderson
|Philip Warren Anderson|
|Born||December 13, 1923
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
|Alma mater||Harvard University
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
|Doctoral advisor||John Hasbrouck van Vleck|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physics (1977)
National Medal of Science (1982)
Philip Warren Anderson (born December 13, 1923) is 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.
References[change | change source]
- Horgan, J. (1994) Profile: Philip W. Anderson – Gruff Guru of Condensed Matter Physics, Scientific American 271(5), 34-35.