Douglas Dean Osheroff (born August 1, 1945) is an American physicist. He is known for his work in experimental condensed matter physics and for his co-discovery of superfluidity in Helium-3. He shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Physics along with David Lee and Robert C. Richardson.
Douglas Dean Osheroff
August 1, 1945
Aberdeen, Washington, U.S.
|Alma mater||California Institute of Technology (B.S.), Cornell University (Ph.D.)|
|Known for||Discovering superfluidity in Helium-3|
Phyllis Liu (m. 1970)
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Physics (1996) |
Simon Memorial Prize (1976)
Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize (1981)
MacArthur Fellowship Program (1981)
|Fields||Experimental Physics, Condensed Matter Physics|
|Institutions||Stanford University |
|Doctoral advisor||David Lee|
- "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1996". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-10-04.