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Duncan Haldane

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F. Duncan M. Haldane during Nobel press conference in Stockholm, Sweden, December 2016
Born
Frederick Duncan Michael Haldane

14 September 1951 (1951-09-14) (age 69)
London, England
Nationality British, Slovenian
Citizenship  United Kingdom
 Slovenia
Education St Paul's School, London
Alma mater University of Cambridge (BA, PhD)
Known for Haldane pseudopotentials in the fractional quantum Hall effect
Awards
  • Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize (1993)
  • Dirac Medal (2012)
  • Nobel Prize in Physics (2016)
  • Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences (2017)
Scientific career
Fields Condensed matter theory
Institutions
Thesis An extension of the Anderson model as a model for mixed valence rare earth materials (1978)
Doctoral advisor Philip Warren Anderson
Doctoral students Ashvin Vishwanath

Frederick Duncan Michael Haldane FRS (born 14 September 1951), known as F. Duncan Haldane, is a British-born physicist who is currently the Sherman Fairchild University Professor of Physics at Princeton University, and a Distinguished Visiting Research Chair at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. He is a co-recipient of the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics, along with David J. Thouless and J. Michael Kosterlitz.

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