Daniel Tsui

Daniel TsuiResearch Professor
PhD, University of Chicago, 1967

Electro-Physics
office: PHO 830

tsui@bu.edu
(617) 353-1334

Honors, Awards, and Editorships

  • 1999, Honorary Degree, University of Chicago
  • 1998, Nobel Prize in Physics
  • 1998, Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics
  • 1984, Buckley Prize for Condensed Matter Physics
  • Member, National Academy of Science
  • Member, American Academy of Engineering
  • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Member, European Academy of Sciences
  • Member, Third World Academy of Sciences
  • Member, Academia Sinica
  • Foreign member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Fellow, American Physical Society
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Research Interests

  • Fundamental properties of electronic materials, especially conduction in ultrasmall structures, transport, and quantum physics of electronic materials in strong magnetic fields and low temperatures, in particular, the quantum phases and their phase transitions.