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physicist , researcher

Jürg Martin Fröhlich, Swiss physicist, researcher. Recipient Latsis prize Swiss National Science Foundation, 1984; Alfred P. Sloan fellow, 1976; numerous research grants from United States and Swiss National Science Foundations. Member American Mathematics Society (Dannie N. Heineman Mathematics Physics prize 1991), Naturforschende Gesellschaft, Swiss Physical Society.

Background

Fröhlich, Jürg Martin was born on July 4, 1946 in Schaffhausen, Switzerland. Son of Walter Werner and Annemarie (Roth) Fröhlich.

Education

Diploma, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, 1972.

Career

Research assistant University Geneva, 1972-1973. Research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1973-1974. Assistant professor Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1974-1977.

Professor Institute Hautes Études Science, Paris, 1978-1982, visiting professor, 1987. Full professor Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule, since 1982, head Center Theoretical Studies, since 1985. Visiting member Institute Advanced Study, Princeton, New Jersey, 1984-1985.

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Membership

Member American Mathematics Society (Dannie N. Heineman Mathematics Physics prize 1991), Naturforschende Gesellschaft, Swiss Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Drawing, painting, psychology, hiking, skiing.

Connections

Married Eva Daniela Schubert, August 31, 1972. Children: Judith Monica, Sonja Gabriela.

father:
Walter Werner Fröhlich

mother:
Annemarie (Roth) Fröhlich

spouse:
Eva Daniela Schubert

child:
Judith Monica Fröhlich

child:
Sonja Gabriela Fröhlich