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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

Relationships

PeopleInstitutions

Resources

Published as Subject

V. R. Pandharipande

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Dates

August 7, 1940 – January 3, 2006

Authorized Form of Name

Pandharipande, V. R.

Additional Forms of Names

Pandharipande, Vijay

Biography

Abstract

Vijay Pandharipande was Professor of Physics at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. His research interests included nuclei, neutron matter, neutron stars, and quantum liquids. He played a role in the development of the nuclear many-body problem.

Important Dates

August 7, 1940Birth, Nāgpur (India).

1959Obtained BSc, Nagpur University, Nāgpur (India).

1961Obtained MSc, Nagpur University, Nāgpur (India).

1961 – 1973Research Assistant, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai (India).

1969Obtained PhD in Physics, Bombay University, Mumbai (India).

1969 – 1971Fellow, Niels Bohr Institute.

1972Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University.

1972 – 2006Research Associate (1972-1973); Assistant Professor of Physics (1973-1974); Associate Professor of Physics (1974-1977); and Professor of Physics (1977-2006), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Champaign (Ill.).

1999Awarded Tom W. Bonner Prize in Nuclear Physics, American Physical Society.

January 3, 2006Death, Boston (Mass.).

Occupation

Nuclear theorist.

Places

Birth

Nāgpur (India)

Undergraduate Education

Nāgpur (India)

Graduate Education

Nāgpur (India)

Mumbai (India)

Employment

Mumbai (India)

Champaign (Ill.)

Death

Boston (Mass.)

Subjects

Condensed matter.

Neutron stars.

Nuclear physics.

Nucleon-nucleon interactions.

Quantum liquids.

Relationships

People

Colleagues

Anderson, A. C. (Ansel Cochran), 1933-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Ashcroft, Neil W.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Bardeen, John

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Baym, Gordon

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Bethe, Hans A. (Hans Albrecht), 1906-2005

Both employed at Cornell University.

Campbell, David K.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Ceperley, David

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Corson, Dale R.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Duke, Charles B.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Everhart, Thomas E.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Feigenbaum, Mitchell J.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Frauenfelder, Hans, 1922-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Ginsberg, Donald M.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Goldenfeld, Nigel

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Greene, Laura H.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Greisen, Kenneth

Both employed at Cornell University.

Holt, R. J. (Roy J.)

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Kinoshita, T. (Toichiro)

Both employed at Cornell University.

Klein, Miles V., 1933-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Krumhansl, J. A. (James A.)

Both employed at Cornell University.

Lazarus, David, 1921-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Lee, David M.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Leggett, A. J. (Anthony J.)

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Loomis, F. W. (Francis Wheeler), 1889-1976

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

McDaniel, Boyce D. (Boyce Dawkins), 1917-

Both employed at Cornell University.

McMillan, William L.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Mermin, N. David

Both employed at Cornell University.

Peoples, John, Jr.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Pohl, Robert O.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Reppy, John David

Both employed at Cornell University.

Richardson, Robert C. (Robert Coleman), 1937-2013

Both employed at Cornell University.

Simmons, Ralph Oliver

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Slichter, Charles P.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Sullivan, Jeremiah D.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Tigner, M.

Both employed at Cornell University.

Van Harlingen, Dale J.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Wilson, Kenneth G. (Kenneth Geddes), 1936-2013

Both employed at Cornell University.

Institutions

Major Positions

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Research Assistant.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Physics

Research Associate; Assistant Professor of Physics; Associate Professor of Physics; and Professor of Physics.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Received 1999 Tom W. Bonner Prize in Nuclear Physics.

Cornell University. Department of Physics

Postdoctoral Fellow.

Nagpur University

Obtained BSc (1959) and MSc (1961).

Niels Bohr institutet

Fellow.

University of Bombay

Obtained PhD in Physics (1969).

Resources

Published Resources

Subject

Vijay Pandharipande University of Illinois memorial page.