Professor Emeritus of Physics
Liquid crystals. Colloids. Polymers.
Harvard University, Ph.D.
Harvard University, B.A.
Awards and Honors
outstanding reviewer for Physical Review publications (2011)
George W. Gray Medal of the British Liquid Crystal Society (2007)
NSF, IGERT Grant: Time, Space and Structure: The Physics of Biological Systems (2005)
Oliver Buckley Prize, American Physical Society (2005)
The Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics, awarded by the Franklin Institute of Philadelphia (2004)
Vinci of Honor runner-up, Moet-Hennessey Science for Art competition, "for research on liquid crystals" (1993)
Fellow, American Physical Society (1992)
Society for Information display special recognition award for "outstanding technical contributions to ferroelectric liquid crystal materials and displays' (1989)
Joliot Curie Medal of the City of Paris (1978)
Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship (1971 - 1975)
National Science Foundation Predoctoral Traineeship (1966 - 1967)
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