Steven Chu

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Nobel prize medal.svg Steven Chu
Steven Chu official DOE portrait.jpg
12t Unitit States Secretar o Energy
In office
Januar 21, 2009 – Aprile 22, 2013
Preses Barack Obama
Deputy Daniel Poneman
Precedit bi Samuel Bodman
Succeedit bi Daniel Poneman (Actin)
Personal details
Born (1948-02-28) 28 Februar 1948 (age 70)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Poleetical pairty Democratic[1][2]
Spoose(s) Jean Fetter
Bairns 2
Eddication Varsity o Rochester (BA, BS)
Varsity o Californie, Berkeley (MS, PhD)
Awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1997)
Wabsteid Varsity wabsteid
Steven Chu
Cheenese 朱棣文
Hanyu Pinyin Zhū Dìwén

Steven Chu[3] (Cheenese: 朱棣文; pinyin: Zhū Dìwén,[4][5][6][7][8] born Februar 28, 1948)[9] is an American pheesicist. He is kent for his resairch at Bell Labs an Stanford Varsity regairdin the cuiling an trappin o atoms wi laser licht, which wan him the Nobel Prize in Pheesics in 1997, alang wi his scienteefic colleagues Claude Cohen-Tannoudji an William Daniel Phillips.[10] He later wis appyntit Unitit States Secretar o Energy unner Preses Barack Obama.

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