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physics professor

Allan Peter Young, British physics professor. Co-recipient Maxwell medal and prize, Institute physics, 1985; recipient Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society, 2008, Outstanding faculty award, University California Santa Cruz, 2005, Excellence teaching award, 2004, Aneesar Rahman prize, American Physical Society, 2009; grants, 1989.

Background

Young, A. Peter was born on June 18, 1948 in Lancaster, England. Son of John and Eleanor (Heap) Young.

Education

Bachelor, U. Oxford, England, 1970;Master of Arts, U. Oxford, England, 1973;Doctor of Philosophy, U. Oxford, England, 1973.

Career

Lecturer, Imperial College, London, 1978-1984;reader, Imperial College, London, 1984-1985;professor physics, University of California, Santa Cruz, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society. Member Institute of Physics (Maxwell medal and prize1985).

Connections

Married Christiane Medical Corps Visy, April 14, 1973. Children: Isabelle, Alan.

father:
John Young

mother:
Eleanor (Heap) Young

spouse:
Christiane Medical Corps Visy

child:
Isabelle Young

child:
Alan Young