# Stanley Deser

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Degrees

Harvard University, Ph.D.Harvard University, M.A.

CUNY Brooklyn College, B.S.

Expertise

Quantum theory of fields. Elementary particles. Gravitation. Supergravity. Strings.Awards and Honors

Deliver annual Division lecture, reed College. (2007)

Festschrift volume in his honor (2005)

Lifetime Achievement Award, Brooklyn College (2004)

Honorary D. Tech, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenberg, Sweden (2001)

Honorary Foreign Member, Italian Academy of Science, Turin (2001)

Erwin Schrodinger Visiting Professor of Theoretical Physics, University of Vienna (1996)

Dannie Heineman Prize in Mathematical Physics, American Physical Society (1994)

Member, National Academy of Sciences (1994)

Scientific Advisory Committee, Institute for Theoretical Physics (Chair 1993-4) (1991 - 1995)

Editorial Boards: The Physical Review, Journal Mathematical Physics, Annals of Physics, Journal of High Energy Physics, Classical and Quantum Gravity, Journal of Geometry and Physics (1989)

Bude' Medal, College de France (1984)

Investigador Titular ad Honorem, CIDA Venezuela (1983)

SRC Senior Research Fellow, Imperial College, London (1980)

Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (1979)

Honorary D. Phil., University of Stockholm Centennial (1978)

Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford University (1977)

Bude' Medal, College de France (1976)

Morris Loeb Lecturer, Harvard University (1975)

North Atlantic Treaty Organzation (NATO) Senior Science Fellow (1975)

Fellow, American Physical Society (1972)

Distinguished Alumnus Award of Honor, Brooklyn College (1971)

Fulbright Fellow, University of Paris (1971 - 1972)

Fulbright Fellow, University of the Republic of Uruguay (1970)

Fulbright Grant (1970)

Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow (1966)

Atomic Energy Commission, NSF, Jewett Postdoctoral Fellow (1953 - 1957)

Scholarship

Deser,Stanley, D. Seminara. "Duality invariance of all free bosonic and fermionic gauge fields." __Physics Letters__ (2005): 317.

Deser,Stanley. "Cotton Blen Gravity pp Waves." __Acta Physica Polonica__ (2005).

Deser,Stanley. "Duality invariance of all free bosonic and fermionic gauge field." __Physics Letters__ (2005).

Deser,Stanley. "Free Spin 2 Duality Invariance Cannot be Extended to GR." __Physical Review__ (2005).

Deser,Stanley. "How Special Relativity Determines the Signs of the Nonrelaivistic, Coulomb and Newtonian, Forces." __American Journal of Physics__ (2005).

Deser,Stanley. "Schwarzschild and Birkhoff a la Wey." __American Journal of Physics__ (2005).

Deser,Stanley, A. Waldron. "Conformal Invariance of Partially Massless Higher Spins." __Physics Letters__ (2004): 30-34.

Deser,Stanley. "Conformal Invariance of Partially Massless Hgher Spins." __Physics Letters__ (2004).

Deser,Stanley. "Shortcuts to Spherically Symmetric Solutions: a Cautionary Note." __Classical Quantum Gravity__ (2004).

Deser,Stanley, A. Waldron. "Null Propagation of Partially Massless Higher Spins in (A)dS and Cosmological Constant Speculations." __Physics Letters__ (2001): 137.

Deser,Stanley. __A Century of Gravity: 1901-2000 (plus some 2001) in '2001: A Spacetime Odyssey'__. Proc. of Proceedings of the Inaugural Conference of the Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics. Ann Arbor, Michigan: World Scientific, 2001.

Deser,Stanley. "Closed Form Effective Conformal Anomaly Actions in D>4." __Physics Letters__ (2000): 315-320.

Deser,Stanley, K. Bautier, M. Henneaux, and D. Seminara. "No Cosmological D=11 Supergravity." __Physics Letters__ (1997): 49.

Deser,Stanley, L. Griguolo and D. Seminara. "Large Gauge Invariance of Finite Temperature Gauge Theories." __Physical Review Letters__ (1997): 1976.

Deser,Stanley, A. Schwimmer. "Geometric Classification of Conformal Anomalies in Arbitrary Dimensions." __Physics Letters__ (1993): 279.

Deser,Stanley, R. Jackiw and G. 't Hooft. "Physical Cosmic Strings Do Not Generate Closed Time-like Curves." __Physical Review Letters__ (1992): 267.

Deser,Stanley. "Gravitational Anyons." __Physical Review Letters__ (1990): 611.

Deser,Stanley, L.F. Abbott. "Stability of Gravity with a Cosmological Constant." __Nuclear Physics__ (1982): 76.

Deser,Stanley, R. Jackiw and S. Templeton. "Three-dimensional Massive Gauge Theories." __Physical Review Letters__ (1982): 975.

Deser,Stanley, R. Jackiw and S. Templeton. "Topologically Massive Gauge Theories." __Annals of Physics__ (1982): 372.

Deser,Stanley, C. Teitelboim. "Supergravity Has Positive Energy." __Physical Review Letters__ (1977): 249.

Deser,Stanley, J. Kay and K. Stelle. "Renormalizability Properties of Supergravity." __Physical Review Letters__ (1977): 527.

Deser,Stanley, B. Zumino. "A Complete Action for the Spinning String." __Physics Letters__ (1976): 369.

Deser,Stanley, B. Zumino. "Consistent Supergravity." __Physics Letters__ (1976): 335.

Deser,Stanley, C. Teitelboim. "Duality Transformations of Abelian and Non-Abelian Gauge Fields." __Physical Review__ (1976): 1592.

Deser,Stanley, M. Duff and C.J. Isham. "Non-Local Conformal Anomalies." __Nuclear Physics__ (1976): 45.

Deser,Stanley. "Absence of Static Solutions in Source-Free Yang-Mills Theories." __Physics Letters__ (1976): 463.

Deser,Stanley. "Self-Interaction and Gauge Invariance." __J. Gravitation and Relativity__ (1970): 9.

Deser,Stanley, R. Arnowitt and C.W. Misner. "The Dynamics of General Relativity in 'Gravitation: An Introduction to Current Research'." (1962).

Deser,Stanley, M.L. Goldberger, W. Thirring, and Baumann. "Energy Level Displacement in pi-mesic Atoms (1954)." __Physical Review__ (1960): 774.