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Steven Girvin

Eugene Higgins Professor of Physics; Deputy Provost; Professor; Professor

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Steven Girvin


  • Physics of Condensed Matter
    Sweden 2008
    Professor Girvin has long-standing connections and collaborations with colleagues in the condensed matter physics departments of Chalmers University in Goteborg (Gothenburg) and KTH (Royal Institute of Technology) in Stockholm.
  • Quantum Aspects of Optomechanical Systems
    Canada; Germany 2007
    The goal of this project is to understand, using experiments and theoretical calculations, how quantum mechanics can manifest itself in large mechanical oscillators, particularly in their interaction with light.

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