Hugh David Politzer

Frae Wikipedia, the free beuk o knawledge
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Nobel prize medal.svg

Hugh David Politzer
Born (1949-08-31) 31 August 1949 (age 71)
New York Ceety, New York, U.S.
NaitionalityUnitit States
Alma materVarsity o Michigan
Harvard Varsity
Kent forQuantum chromodynamics, asymptotic freedom
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (2004)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesics
InstitutionsCalifornia Institute of Technology
Doctoral advisorSidney Coleman
Doctoral studentsStephen Wolfram

Hugh David Politzer (/ˈpɑːlɪtsər/; born August 31, 1949) is an American theoretical physicist at the California Institute of Technology. He shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in Pheesics wi David Gross an Frank Wilczek for thair discovery o asymptotic freedom in quantum chromodynamics.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Nobel Prize in Physics 2004". Nobel Web. 2004. Retrieved 24 October 2010.