Andrea Liu

University of Pennsylvania, Hepburn Professor of Physics; Former Speaker of APS Council

Andrea Liu photoAndrea Liu is a theoretical soft and living matter physicist who received her AB and PhD degrees in physics at the University of California, Berkeley, and Cornell University, respectively. She was a faculty member in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UCLA for ten years before joining the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pennsylvania in 2004, where she is the Hepburn Professor of Physics. Liu is a former Speaker of APS Council. She is a fellow of the APS, AAAS and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a member of the National Academy of Sciences.