Duncan Haldane

1951 - Today

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Frederick Duncan Michael Haldane (born 14 September 1951), known as F. Duncan Haldane, is a British-born physicist who is currently the Sherman Fairchild University Professor of Physics at Princeton University. He is a co-recipient of the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physics, along with David J. Thouless and J. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Duncan Haldane has received more than 344,115 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Duncan Haldane is the 381st most popular physicist (up from 391st in 2019), the 1,412th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,628th in 2019) and the 44th most popular British Physicist.

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Among physicists, Duncan Haldane ranks 381 out of 851Before him are Homi J. Bhabha, Peter Mansfield, John Mauchly, Nathan Rosen, Ralph Asher Alpher, and Georgy Flyorov. After him are Hiroshi Amano, Oskar Klein, Christopher Polhem, Sameera Moussa, Robert Brout, and Louis Poinsot.

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Among people born in 1951, Duncan Haldane ranks 101Before him are Laimdota Straujuma, Carl Wieman, Christian Lacroix, Börje Salming, Treat Williams, and Pierre Lemaitre. After him are Dražen Dalipagić, Ernesto Zedillo, Roger Myerson, Dee Dee Ramone, Alexander Sokurov, and Chen Chien-jen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Duncan Haldane ranks 1,412 out of 8,785Before him are William George Horner (1786), Vinnie Jones (1965), William Robert Brooks (1844), Christine McVie (1943), Constantine II of Scotland (801), and Geezer Butler (1949). After him are William Murdoch (1754), Alice Bailey (1880), Wallace Hartley (1878), Michael Redgrave (1908), Dan McCafferty (1946), and Timothy Spall (1957).

Among PHYSICISTS In United Kingdom

Among physicists born in United Kingdom, Duncan Haldane ranks 44Before him are William Whewell (1794), Joseph Swan (1828), John Stewart Bell (1928), William Sturgeon (1783), Stephen Hales (1677), and Peter Mansfield (1933). After him are John Henry Poynting (1852), John Canton (1718), John Dollond (1706), Louis Harold Gray (1905), William Watson (1715), and Dennis W. Sciama (1926).