J. Michael Kosterlitz

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Michael Kosterlitz
Born John Michael Kosterlitz
(1943-06-22) 22 Juin 1943 (age 76)[1]
Aiberdeen, Scotland
Residence Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
Naitionality Breetish, Scots
Citizenship Unitit States
Alma mater
Kent for Kosterlitz–Thouless transeetion
Scientific career
Fields Condensed matter pheesics
Institutions Brown Varsity
Thesis Problems in strong interaction physics (1969)
Academic advisors David Thouless (postdoc)

John Michael Kosterlitz (born 22 Juin 1943) is a Scots-born American professor o German-Jewish strynd at Brown Varsity[4] an the son o biochemist Hans Kosterlitz. He wis awairdit the 2016 Nobel Prize in pheesics alang wi David Thouless an Duncan Haldane for wirk on condensed matter pheesics.[2]

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  1. "J. Michael Kosterlitz - Facts". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2016-11-02. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 Gibney, Elizabeth; Castelvecchi, Davide (2016). "Physics of 2D exotic matter wins Nobel: British-born theorists recognized for work on topological phases". Nature. London: Springer Nature. 538 (7623): 18–18. doi:10.1038/nature.2016.20722. 
  3. "Lars Onsager recipient 2000, John Michael Kosterlitz Brown University". aps.org. American Physical Society. 
  4. "Kosterlitz Research profile at Brown University". brown.edu. Brown University.