Daniel C. Tsui

Physicist, Academic

1939 –

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Who is Daniel C. Tsui?

Daniel Chee Tsui is a Chinese-born American physicist whose areas of research included electrical properties of thin films and microstructures of semiconductors and solid-state physics. He was previously the Arthur LeGrand Doty Professor of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University and adjunct senior research scientist in the Department of Physics at Columbia University, where he was a visiting professor from 2006 to 2008. Currently, he is a research professor at Boston University. In 1998, along with Horst L. Störmer of Columbia and Robert Laughlin of Stanford, Tsui was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for his contributions to the discovery of the fractional quantum Hall effect.

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Born
Feb 28, 1939
Henan
Also known as
  • Daniel C Tsui
Religion
  • Lutheranism
Ethnicity
  • Chinese American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Chicago
  • Augustana College
  • Pui Ching Middle School
Employment
  • Princeton University
Lived in
  • Henan
  • New Jersey

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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