John Henry Schwarz

Physicist, Author

1941 –

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Who is John Henry Schwarz?

John Henry Schwarz is an American theoretical physicist. Along with Yoichiro Nambu, Holger Bech Nielsen, Joël Scherk, Gabriele Veneziano, Michael Green, Leonard Susskind, and Edward Witten, he is regarded as one of the fathers of string theory.

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Born
Nov 22, 1941
North Adams
Also known as
  • John Schwarz
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Harvard University
  • PhD, University of California, Berkeley
    Theoretical physics
    (1962 - 1966)
  • Harvard College
Employment
  • Princeton University
  • California Institute of Technology
Lived in
  • California
    (1972 - )

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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