Hugh David Politzer

Physicist, Academic

1949 –

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Who is Hugh David Politzer?

Hugh David Politzer is an American theoretical physicist. He shared the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics with David Gross and Frank Wilczek for their discovery of asymptotic freedom in quantum chromodynamics.

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Born
Aug 31, 1949
New York City
Also known as
  • David Politzer
  • H. David Politzer
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan
    Physics
    ( - 1969)
  • PhD, Harvard University
    Physics
    ( - 1974)
  • High School Diploma, The Bronx High School of Science
    ( - 1966)
Employment
  • California Institute of Technology
Lived in
  • United States of America
  • California

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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