Princeton's F. Duncan Haldane receives Nobel Prize in Physics

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016
by The Office of Communications

Princeton University professor F. Duncan Haldane has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics "for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter."

Haldane, the Eugene Higgins Professor of Physics who joined the Princeton faculty in 1990, shares the prize with David Thouless of the University of Washington and J. Michael Kosterlitz of Brown University.  Learn more about F. Duncan Haldane.