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G. W. Crabtree

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Dates

November 28, 1944 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Crabtree, G. W.

Additional Forms of Names

Crabtree, George W.

Biography

Abstract

George Crabtree is a senior scientist at Argonne National Laboratory. His research interests include materials science, sustainable energy, nanoscale superconductors and magnets, and vortex matter in superconductors.

Important Dates

November 28, 1944Birth, Little Rock (Ark.).

1967Obtained BS, Northwestern University, Evanston (Ill.).

1968Obtained MS, University of Washington, Seattle (Wash.).

1974Obtained PhD in Physics, University of Illinois, Chicago, Chicago (Ill.).

1974 – presentAssistant Scientist to Associate Scientist (1974-1985); Senior Physicist (1985-present); and Director, Materials Science Division (2001-present), Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont (Ill.).

1983Fellow, American Physical Society.

1986Visiting Professor, University of Grenoble.

1986Research Scientist, National Center for Scientific Research (Centre national de la recherche scientifique).

1987Editor, Physica C, Elsevier.

1989 – 2003Professor of Physics, Northern Illinois University, De Kalb (Ill.).

1991 – presentMember (1991-present) and Chair (1998-2000), External Advisory Committee, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory.

2001 – 2002Chair, Executive Committee, Division of Condensed Matter Physics, American Physical Society.

2008Member, National Academy of Sciences.

Occupation

Solid state physicist.

Places

Birth

Little Rock (Ark.)

Undergraduate Education

Evanston (Ill.)

Graduate Education

Seattle (Wash.)

Chicago (Ill.)

Employment

Lemont (Ill.)

De Kalb (Ill.)

Subjects

Solar energy.

Solid state physics.

Superconductors.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Abrikosov, A. A. (Alekseĭ Alekseevich)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Bollinger, Lowell M. (Lowell Moyer)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Campuzano, Juan Carlos

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Eastman, Dean E. (Dean Eric)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Freedman, Stuart J.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Grunder, Hermann

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Holt, R. J. (Roy J.)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Isaacs, Eric D.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Massey, Walter E.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Pieper, Steven C.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Rosner, Robert

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Sachs, Robert Green, 1916-

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Schiffer, John P.

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Schriesheim, Alan

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Webb, R. A. (Richard Alan)

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Wiringa, Robert Bruce

Both employed at Argonne National Laboratory.

Institutions

Major Positions

Argonne National Laboratory

Assistant Scientist to Associate Scientist; Senior Physicist; and Director, Materials Science Division.

Centre national de la recherche scientifique (France)

Research Scientist.

Northern Illinois University

Professor of Physics.

Université de Grenoble

Visiting Professor.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Chair, Executive Committee, Division of Condensed Matter Physics.

Elsevier Science Publishers

Editor, Physica C.

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

Member.

National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

Member and Chair, External Advisory Committee.

Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of Physics

Obtained BS (1967).

University of Illinois at Chicago

Obtained PhD in Physics (1974).

University of Washington. Department of Physics

Obtained MS (1968).

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