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Jainendra K. Jain

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Dates

unknown – present

Authorized Form of Name

Jain, Jainendra K.

Additional Forms of Names

Jain, Jainendra Kumar

Biography

Abstract

Jainendra Jain is Erwin W. Mueller Professor of Physics at Pennsylvania State University (1998-present). Other institutional affiliations include State University of New York, Stony Brook and Yale University. His research interests include fermions and condensed matter.

Important Dates

1979Obtained BSc, University of Rajasthan (Maharaja College), Jaipur (India).

1981Obtained MSc, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur (India).

1985Obtained PhD, State University of New York, Stony Brook, Stony Brook (N.Y.).

1985 – 1989Research Associate, University of Maryland and Yale University.

1989 – 1998Assistant Professor of Physics (1989-1993); Associate Professor of Physics (1993-1997); and Professor of Physics (1997-1998), State University of New York, Stony Brook, Stony Brook (N.Y.).

1998 – presentErwin W. Mueller Professor of Physics, Pennsylvania State University, State College (Pa.).

2002Awarded Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize, American Physical Society.

Occupation

Condensed matter physicist.

Places

Undergraduate Education

Jaipur (India)

Graduate Education

Kanpur (India)

Stony Brook (N.Y.)

Employment

Stony Brook (N.Y.)

State College (Pa.)

Subjects

Condensed matter.

Fermions.

Quantum theory.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Adair, Robert K., 1924-

Both employed at Yale University.

Bromley, D. Allan (David Allan), 1926-2005

Both employed at Yale University.

Brown, G. E. (Gerald Edward), 1926-

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Drake, James (James F.)

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Fisher, Michael E. (Michael Ellis)

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Gates, S. James

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Glimm, James

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Griem, Hans R.

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Haroche, S.

Both employed at Yale University.

Hughes, Vernon W.

Both employed at Yale University.

Iachello, F.

Both employed at Yale University.

Klein, Martin J.

Both employed at Yale University.

Marburger, John H., III (John Harmen), 1941-2011

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

McCoy, Barry M.

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Misner, Charles W.

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Read, Nicholas

Both employed at Yale University.

Sagdeev, R. Z.

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Sandweiss, Jack H.

Both employed at Yale University.

Sprouse, Gene D.

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Van Nieuwenhuizen, Peter

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Williams, Ellen D.

Both employed at University of Maryland.

Yang, Chen Ning, 1922-

Both employed at State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Institutions

Major Positions

Pennsylvania State University. Department of Physics

Erwin W. Mueller Professor of Physics.

State University of New York at Stony Brook. Department of Physics

Obtained PhD in Physics (1985). Assistant Professor of Physics; Associate Professor of Physics; and Professor of Physics.

University of Maryland at College Park. Department of Physics and Astronomy

Research Associate.

Yale University. Physics Department

Research Associate.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Received 2002 Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize.

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Obtained MSc (1981).

University of Rajasthan. Department of Physics

Obtained BSc (1979).

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