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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

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N. A. Clark

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Dates

December 17, 1940 – present

Authorized Form of Name

Clark, N. A. (Noel Anthony), 1940-

Additional Forms of Names

Clark, Noel A.

Biography

Abstract

Noel Clark is a Professor of Physics at University of Colorado, Boulder (1981-present). His research interests include liquid crystal electro-optics and the physics of colloids. His other institutional affiliations include Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Important Dates

December 17, 1940Birth, Cleveland (Ohio).

1963Obtained BS, John Carroll University, University Heights (Ohio).

1965Obtained MS, John Carroll University, University Heights (Ohio).

1970Obtained PhD in Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge (Mass.).

1970 – 1977Research Fellow in Engineering and Applied Physics (1970-1973) and Assistant Professor of Applied Science (1973-1977), Harvard University, Cambridge (Mass.).

1977 – presentAssociate Professor of Physics (1977-1981) and Professor of Physics (1981-present), University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder (Colo.).

2006Awarded Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize, American Physical Society.

2007Member, National Academy of Sciences.

Occupation

Condensed matter physicist.

Places

Birth

Cleveland (Ohio)

Undergraduate Education

University Heights (Ohio)

Graduate Education

University Heights (Ohio)

Cambridge (Mass.)

Employment

Cambridge (Mass.)

Boulder (Colo.)

Subjects

Condensed matter.

Electrooptics.

Ferroelectric crystals.

Scattering (Physics).

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Beasley, Malcolm

Both employed at Harvard University.

Bloembergen, N.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Bode, Hendrik W. (Hendrik Wade), 1905-1982

Both employed at Harvard University.

Brooks, Harvey

Both employed at Harvard University.

Carrier, George F.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Cornell, Eric Allin, 1961-

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Dunn, G. H. (Gordon H.), 1932-

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Emmons, H. W. (Howard W.)

Both employed at Harvard University.

Greene, Christopher Henry

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Hall, J. L. (John L.), 1934-

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Jin, Deborah S.

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Kastner, Marc A.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Meyer, Robert B.

Both employed at Harvard University.

Murnane, Margaret

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Van Vleck, J. H. (John Hasbrouck), 1899-1980

Both employed at Harvard University.

Wieman, C. E. (Carl Edwin)

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Wu, Tai Tsun

Both employed at Harvard University.

Ye, Jun, 1967-

Both employed at University of Colorado, Boulder.

Institutions

Major Positions

Harvard University. Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Fellow in Engineering and Applied Physics and Assistant Professor of Applied Science.

University of Colorado Boulder. Department of Physics

Associate Professor of Physics and Professor of Physics.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Received 2006 Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize.

John Carroll University

Obtained BS in 1963 and MS in 1965.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Physics

Obtained PhD in 1970.

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

Member.

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