APS Fellow Archive

The APS Fellow Archive is an historic record of every APS Fellow, from 1921 to the present. The details contained in the archive are intended to document an individual's institutional affiliation at the time of their election to Fellowship, and is not updated to reflect current information. For a current listing of an APS Fellow who is still an active member, or to search your institution for current APS Fellows, please use the APS Member Directory. For questions about the Fellows Archive, please contact Janay Oliver, APS Membership and Fellowship Specialist, at fellowship@aps.org.

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Yaakobi, Barukh [1985]
University of Rochester
Citation: for the development of x-ray spectroscopic techniques for measuring thermal transport, pre heat and compression in laser fusion experiments and applications to x-ray laser research and x-ray lithography
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yablonovitch, Eli [1990]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For a broad scope of fundamental contributions in areas as diverse as nonlinear optics, laser plasma physics, laser chemistry, solar cells, and semiconductor surface science, and for introducing the concept of photonic band structure.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yacaman, Miguel Jose [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his important contributions to the development and application of electron microscopy and diffraction, and for his contributions to the development of physics and science policy in Mexico.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yacoby, Amir [2012]
Harvard University
Citation: For experiments of low-dimensional coherent transport, local imaging, and quantum computation in mesoscopic devices
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yadoff, Oleg [1953]
Electron-atom Company
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yadoff, Oleg [1949]
Columbia University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yafet, Yako [1967]
Bell Telephone Laboratories
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yaffe, Laurence G. [1998]
University of Washington
Citation: For work on finite temperature gauge field theory and on non-perturbative approximations to quantum field theory.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yaffe, Leo [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yagoda, Herman [1957]
National Institute of Health
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yakhot, Victor [2008]
Boston University
Citation: For seminal contributions to turbulence and combustion modeling.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Yakimenko, Vitaly [2014]
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering work in the production, characterization and application of high-brightness sub-micron emittance electron beams and the development of advanced accelerator concepts.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Yakovenko, Victor Mikhailovich [2004]
University of Maryland
Citation: For important contributions to the theory of low-dimensional organic conductors and other correlated electronic materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yakovlev, Dmitri [2009]
Univ. of Dortmund
Citation: For investigations of carrier and ionic spin dynamics in low-dimensional structures, including magnetic polaron formation.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yakovlev, Vladislav [2015]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of ultrafast lasers, optical instrumentation, and the resulting spectroscopic advances that have important applications.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Yamada, Hiroshi [2016]
National Institute for Fusion Science, Nagoya University
Citation: For outstanding contributions and leadership in understanding plasma confinement in stellarators, the attainment of high pressure and 5% beta in a stellarator, and for leadership in international fusion research.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yamakawa, K A [1953]
BRL
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yamamoto, Hiroaki [2011]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For his commitment to establishing the global gravitational wave network through his contributions to the design and conceptualization of the Large Cryogernic Gravitational Wave Telescope in Japan and the EU Advanced Virgo Interferometer in Italy.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yamamoto, Richard K [1978]
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yamamoto, Yoshihisa [2007]
Stanford University
Citation: For field opening contributions to quantum optics and mesoscopic physics.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Yamazaki, Yasunori [2010]
RIKEN, Wako-shi
Citation: For contributions to atomic and atomic-collision physics, and for studies of the structure of unstable nuclei and the interaction with matter of slow and fast highly-charged ions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Yan, Jie [2015]
National University of Singapore
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the understandings of the micromechanics of DNA, protein, and their interactions using single-molecule biophysical methods.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Yan, Tung-Mow [1991]
Cornell University
Citation: For his contributions to the understanding of the massive lepton pair production in hadronic collisions and the properties of heavy quark-anti-quark system.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yan, Yanfa [2011]
National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of defect physics and structure and electronic property relationship of energy materials, quasicrystals, and wide band gap metal oxides, through electron microscopy and first-principles electronic structure calculations.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Yan, Yijing [2013]
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
Citation: For his pioneering and seminal investigations of the fundamental theory for quantum dissipative dynamics of open systems, together with applications to the systems involved in laser manipulation and detection, time-dependent quantum transport, nonlinear optical spectroscopy, and strong electron-electron interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yaney, Perry [2004]
University of Dayton
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the development of physicists through teaching, research and service. Performing significant and long-standing activities in the service of the physics community and mentoring a generation of electro-optics students.
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yang, Guozhen [1998]
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Citation: For his achievements in optics computing and laser physics, his outstanding accomplishments in scientific management, and his significant contributions to international exchanges.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yang, Jihui [2012]
University of Washington
Citation: For pioneering studies of the design, synthesis and characterization of novel thermoelectric materials, and for leadership in their use in devices and systems for waste heat recovery applications
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Yang, Jinlong [2011]
University of Science & Technology of China
Citation: For his original and outstanding contributions to single-molecule phenomena at surfaces, first-principles design of functional materials, and his efforts in promoting international scientific collaborations.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yang, Judith C. [2016]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: For seminal contributions to in situ environmental transmission electron microscopy, the fundamental understanding of metal oxidation, and the application of nanomaterials and catalysis.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Yang, Kun [2011]
Florida State University
Citation: For significant theoretical contributions to our understanding of novel phenomena in quantum Hall systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yang, Ping [2018]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For sustained pioneering research in light scattering and radiative transfer with various applications, especially in remote sensing of the Earth’s atmosphere.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Yang, Shin Nan [2002]
National Taiwan University
Citation: For his pioneering work on three-nucleon forces, dynamical approach to pion photoproduction, and investigation of strangeness in the nucleon using phi photoproduction.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yang, Shu [2018]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For contributions to the geometric design and controlled assembly of soft matter.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Soft Matter

Yang, Weitao [2003]
Duke University
Citation: For his pioneering contributions to the development of linear-scaling methods for electronic structure calculations and for his fundamental contributions to density functional theory.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yang, Xueming [2006]
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Citation: For his contributions to the study of reaction dynamics of elementary chemical reactions using the state-of-the-art crossed molecular beam methods.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yang, Yang [2015]
University of California, Los Angeles
Citation: For extraordinary contributions in organic and hybrid electronic materials, interfacial engineering, and novel device design that have led to highly efficient organic and hybrid solar cells, digital memory devices, vertical transistors, and organic LEDs.
Nominated by: Division of Materials Physics

Yao, York-Peng Edward [1995]
University of Michigan
Citation: For his important contributions to the quantization of gauge theories with spontaneous symmetry breaking and many interesting calculations in the standard model.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yarba, Victor A [2004]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For his technical leadership of frontier accelerator projects in Russia and the US and for fostering international collaborations.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Yarin, Alexander L. [2016]
University of Illinois at Chicago
Citation: For seminal theoretical and experimental contributions to the understanding of capillary and bending instabilities in jets, drop impact, splashing, and electrospinning processes.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Yarkony, David Roy [2000]
Johns Hopkins University
Citation: For the development of algorithms to locate and characterize conical intersections and the demonstration of the essential role these intersections play in non adiabatic phenomena.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yarnell, John L [1960]
Los Alamos Science Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yates, John Thomas, Jr. [1992]
University of Pittsburgh
Citation: For the study of chemical and dynamical behavior of chemisorbed species on single crystal surfaces.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yates, Steven W. [2016]
University of Kentucky
Citation: For important advances in the study of collective nuclear excitations, and for the development of nuclear spectroscopic methods of use with fast neutron scattering reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Yavin, Avivi Israel [1969]
University of Illinois
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Yazdani, Ali [2009]
Princeton University
Citation: For electronic structure studies of high-temperature superconductors and magnetic semiconductors through scanning-tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Ye, Jun [2004]
JILA
Citation: For breakthrough developments in the stabilization and synchronization of femtosecond lasers and their application to nonlinear spectroscopy and precision frequency measurement science.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Ye, Peide "Peter" [2016]
Purdue University
Citation: For contributions to scientific understanding and technical development of transistor technology on novel channel materials.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Yearian, H J [1949]
Purdue University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yee, Albert F. [1984]
Univeristy of California- Irvine
Citation: For elegant precise experimental research that has contributed critically to understanding both low and high strain relaxation in glassy polymers and of impact toughening mechanisms of rubber modified resins.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Yeganeh, Mohsen S. [2005]
ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Co
Citation: For outstanding advances in non-linear optical spectroscopy and its development as a tool for the investigation of interfacial phenomena of fundamental and commercial importance.
Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics

Yeh, Gong [2008]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of his work in building international collaborations in physics, including his leadership of the Taiwan group in the Collider Detector at Fermilab and acting as a Special Adviser to the Japanese government on the creation of the Institute of Science and Technology in Okinawa and for his contributions to the discovery of the Top Quark.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yeh, Nai-Chang [2004]
California Institute of Technology
Citation: For her contributions to the understanding of cuprate superconductors, vortex dynamics and phase transitions of extreme type-II superconductors, and physical properties of ferromagnetic perovskite oxides.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yeh, Syun-Ru [2011]
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the understanding of protein structure, function and folding and for technological advances that opened new windows of opportunity for the study of rapid biological reactions.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Yelin, Susanne F. [2017]
Harvard University
Citation: For pioneering theoretical work with quantum coherences, such as near-resonant nonlinear quantum optics, for work with hybrid systems, such as molecular and solid state materials, and for work with many-body and cooperative systems and super-radiance.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Yelon, William B. [1999]
University of Missouri
Citation: For his extensive and detailed studies of rare-earth transition metal materials using neutron scattering and in recognition of his position as a leading international authority in the field of neutron scattering.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

Yelton, John Martin [2006]
University of Florida
Citation: For discovery and study of many baryons states, which contributed to our understanding of the quark structure of hadrons.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yen, William M [1977]
University of Wisconsin
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yennello, Sherry J. [2005]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For her forefront experimental investigations of isospin equilibration in intermediate-energynucleus-nucleus collisions and the dynamics and thermodynamics of highly excited nuclear matter.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Yeom, Han Woong [2017]
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Citation: For contributions to semiconductor surface physics and the electronic properties of epitaxial monolayer materials; and for the discovery of metal-insulator transitions in self-assembled atomic wires on silicon surfaces, a new class of quasi-1D charge-density-wave systems.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yeshurun, Yosef [2011]
Bar-Ilan University
Citation: For elucidating vortex dynamics in the cuprate superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yethiraj, Arun [2001]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For pioneering contributions in computational and theoretical polymers physics especially in the areas of polyelectrolytes, polymer blends, and confined polymers.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Yethiraj, Mohana [2002]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For important neutron scattering studies of vortex structure, spin and lattice dynamics of high temperature and other superconductors.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yeung, Pui-Kuen [2006]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For insightful contributions to the understanding and modeling of similarity scaling in turbulence and the mixing of passive scalars, especially the study of Lagrangian statistics and dispersion in turbulence through high-resolution simulations addressing Reynolds number and Schmidt number dependencies.
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Yevick, David Owen [1993]
University of Waterloo
Citation: For contributions to optoelectronic device physics involving both the theory of many-body processes in semiconductors and the development of rapid propagation techniques for parabolic differential equations.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yickey, Hubert P [1960]
Aerojet-General Nucleonics
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yih, Chia-shun [1959]
University of Michigan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yildirim, Taner [2008]
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For combining analytic theory, first-principles computations, and neutron scattering measurements to design, discover, and understand new materials with novel physics.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yin, Lin [2014]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For scientific leadership and landmark discovery in the theory and complex kinetic modeling of nonlinear laser-plasma interaction physics, including stimulated Raman scattering and laser-driven particle acceleration.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yoda, Minami [2012]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For outstanding contributions to experimental fluid dynamics and optical diagnostics and, specifically, for innovative contributions to the development of evanescent-wave illumination techniques to study flows in near-wall regions
Nominated by: Division of Fluid Dynamics

Yodh, Arjun Gaurang [1998]
University of Pennsylvania
Citation: For contributions to the use of diffusing light fields in studies of the structural, dynamical, and spectroscopic properties of highly scattering materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yodh, Gaurang B [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yoh, John [1998]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the discovery of the Upsilon resonance indicating the existence of the b-quark.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yonas, Gerold [1982]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yoon, Peter H. [2014]
University of Maryland
Citation: For contributions to fundamental kinetic plasma turbulence theory and for numerous research contributions in magnetospheric, solar, and interplanetary plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Yoreo, De, James [2007]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his pioneering work using in situ force microscopy to understand the physical principles underlying biocrystallization, particularly the control of biomolecules and other modifiers on energy landscapes, step dynamics and morphological evolution during crystal formation.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Yorke, James A [2003]
University of Maryland
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of chaotic dynamics.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

Yoshida, Rikutaro [2010]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For central contributions in the measurement of proton structure functions and for leadership in the construction, operation, and management of the ZEUS detector and collaboration.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yoshikawa, Shoichi [1968]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

You, Chun-Yeol [2018]
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology
Citation: For experimental and theoretical contributions to emerging magnetic interfacial phenomena, including magnetization dynamics of spintronic heterostructures.
Nominated by: Topical Group on Magnetism

You, Li [2007]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For contributions to the theoretical study of atomic quantum gases, atom-atom interactions, and atom-photon interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Young, Albert [2011]
North Carolina State University
Citation: For leading a collaboration that has built a new source of ultra cold neutrons in Los Alamos that leads the world in ultra cold neutron densities and that has performed the first measurements of spin correlations in neutron beta decay using ultra cold neutrons.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Young, Allan Peter [1989]
University of California, Santa Cruz
Citation: For contributions to numerical simulations of random magnetic and quantum spin systems and to the theory of two-dimensional melting.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Young, Donald R [1959]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Young, Donald E. [1990]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For contributions to the science of linear accelerators, including the development of computer programs for rf fields and beam dynamics in accelerating structures, thereby advancing their design and construction.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Young, F W, Jr. [1965]
Knoxville, Tennessee
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Young, G J [1946]
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Young, Glenn Reid [1992]
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Citation: For his contributions to the field of heavy-ion reactions at intermediate and relativistic energies, including pioneering work in sub-threshold pion emission and the elucidation of nucleus collisions at energies above 50 GeV/nucleon.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Young, Kenneth [1999]
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Citation: For his seminal theory of optical resonances in microdroplet cavities and quainormal modes, and contributions to the organization and promotion of international physical societies throughout Southeast Asia.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Young, L M [1945]
Affiliation not available
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Young, Linda [1999]
Argonne National Laboratory
Citation: For precision measurements in atomic structure and the development of laser-driven polarized hydrogen and deuterium sources.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Young, Lloyd A [1941]
Carnegie Mellon University
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Young, Lloyd Martin [2001]
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his invention, development, and beam operation of the resonantly coupled RFQ structure, and for the new methods used to tune it and other RFQ structures.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Young, Peter Eric [1999]
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Citation: For his experimental work on filamentation and channel formation of intense laser beams in laser-produced plasmas.
Nominated by: Division of Plasma Physics

Young, Robert A [1975]
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Youngblood, Dave H. [1980]
Texas A&M University
Citation: Not Provided
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Younger, Stephen Michael [1990]
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Citation: For the development and application of improved techniques for the theoretical study of radiative transitions and electron-impact ionization of highly charged ions.
Nominated by: Division of Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics

Ypsilantis, Thomas J [1963]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yu, Clare C. [2005]
University of California, Irvine
Citation: For important contributions to the understanding of materials with strong electro-phonon coupling and of glassy materials.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yu, Edward [2016]
Iowa State University
Citation: For his distinguished contributions to the field of efflux transporters, which mediate resistance to a variety of antimicrobials in bacteria, and his research into the crystallography of integral membrane proteins.
Nominated by: Division of Biological Physics

Yu, Hyuk [1988]
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Citation: For his versatile investigations on light scattering in polymer solutions, polymers at interfaces, and biological systems, especially applications of forced Rayleigh scattering.
Nominated by: Division of Polymer Physics

Yu, Li-Hua [2004]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For creative contributions to the theory of self-amplified spontaneous emissions and high-gain harmonic-generation, and the experimental demonstration of the high-gain harmonic-generation free-electron laser.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Yu, Lu [2005]
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Citation: For his important and long time contributions to a wide range of topics in condensed matter theory and for his significant role in fostering international collaboration in physics.
Nominated by: Forum on International Physics

Yu, Ming Lun [1986]
First Solar, LLC
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of dynamic charge transfer processes between sputtered atoms and solid surfaces, and for the application of these concepts in secondary ion mass spectrometry.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yu, Peter Yound [1985]
University of California, Berkeley
Citation: For experiments on resonant Raman and resonant Brillouin scattering which greatly improves our understanding of exciton-photon interactions and of the properties of exciton-polaritons.
Nominated by: Division of Condensed Matter Physics

Yu, Simon Shin-Lun [1993]
Affiliation not available
Citation: For his contributions to the development of intense beam accelerators and the understanding of beam-plasma interactions.
Nominated by: Division of Physics of Beams

Yu Wu, Sau Lan [1991]
CERN
Citation: For significant contributions to the high-energy physics-- her measurements of the properties of the gluon revealed by the structure of three jet events in e+e- collisions.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yuan, Chien-Peng [2013]
Michigan State University
Citation: For original contributions to the theory of single top-quark production, the development of QCD resummation techniques, the global analysis of parton distribution functions, and their application to hadron collider physics.
Nominated by: Division of Particles and Fields

Yuan, Feng [2014]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For his seminal contributions to the understanding of the quark and gluon structure of the nucleon and nucleus, especially, in the areas of the transverse-momentum dependent parton distributions and their factorization, nucleon spin structure, and gluon saturation in QCD.
Nominated by: Division of Nuclear Physics

Yuan, Jian-Min [1998]
Drexel University
Citation: For the application of nonlinear dynamics and chaos theory to the understanding of atomic and molecular processes, particularly laser-induced molecular dissociation and ionization.
Nominated by: Division of Chemical Physics

Yuan, L C [1950]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yuen, Horace P. [2004]
Northwestern University
Citation: For seminal contributions to the theory of quantum communications and quantum measurements.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Yukawa, H [1949]
Japan
Citation: Not available
Nominated by: American Physical Society

Yurke, Bernard [1997]
Lucent Technologies
Citation: For theoretical and experimental research in quantum states of light, especially the generation of squeezed light in cavities and Schroedinger cat states.
Nominated by: Division of Laser Science

Yusef-Zadeh, Farhad [2010]
Northwestern University
Citation: For his discovery of many astrophysical sources in the core of the galaxy, and for his contributions to our understanding of these sources, of star formation, of molecular clouds interacting
with supernova remnants, and of the emission mechanism associated with the massive black hole at the galactic center.
Nominated by: Division of Astrophysics