New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Duncan Haldane

1951 - Today

Photo of Duncan Haldane

Icon of person Duncan Haldane

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 315,751 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Duncan Haldane is the 391st most popular physicist (up from 431st in 2019), the 1,633rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,931st in 2019) and the 46th most popular British Physicist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 320k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.76

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 57

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Duncan Haldanes by language


Among physicists, Duncan Haldane ranks 391 out of 717Before him are Philip Abelson, Louis Poinsot, Friedrich Paschen, John Henry Poynting, Christian Bohr, and Louis Paul Cailletet. After him are Hendrik Casimir, Leonard Susskind, Jacob Bekenstein, Christopher Polhem, Hantaro Nagaoka, and William Watson.

Most Popular Physicists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1951, Duncan Haldane ranks 109Before him are Enki Bilal, Ondrej Nepela, Mick Mars, Cheryl Ladd, Bill Viola, and Treat Williams. After him are Antonis Samaras, Ubol Ratana, Alexander Sokurov, Nikolai Patrushev, Ace Frehley, and Markku Alén.

Others Born in 1951

Go to all Rankings

In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Duncan Haldane ranks 1,633 out of 7,765Before him are Lord Guildford Dudley (1536), Patrick O'Brian (1914), Michael Halliday (1925), Dick Francis (1920), Catherine Ashton (1956), and Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield (1694). After him are James Hilton (1900), Roger Deakins (1949), Colin Davis (1927), Owain Glyndŵr (1359), David Lodge (1935), and Stephen Rea (1946).

Among PHYSICISTS In United Kingdom

Among physicists born in United Kingdom, Duncan Haldane ranks 46Before him are William Whewell (1794), Stephen Hales (1677), John Stewart Bell (1928), James Jeans (1877), William Sturgeon (1783), and John Henry Poynting (1852). After him are William Watson (1715), John Kerr (1824), Louis Harold Gray (1905), John Dollond (1706), G. M. B. Dobson (1889), and William Robert Grove (1811).