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physicist

Pieter Jan Van Isacker, Belgian, British physicist. Achievements include research in quantal many-body theory; mathematical theory of symmetry. Member Institute of Physics (United Kingdom), American Physical Society.

Background

Isacker, Pieter Jan Van was born on July 3, 1953 in Mechelen, Belgium. Came to France, 1993. Son of Frans and Ida (Smeets) Van Isacker.

Education

B.Physics, University Gent, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Gent, 1984.

Career

Visiting professor Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, 1981-1983. Research fellow University Gent, 1983-1985, University Sussex, Brighton, England, 1985-1988. Research associate Danesbury Laboratory, 1988-1991.

Advanced fellow University Surrey, Guildford, 1991-1993. Research staff GANIL, Caen, France, since 1993. Member program advisory committee JYFL, Jyväskylä, Finland, 1997-2000, European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva, since 1998, ILL, Grenoble, France, since 1998, GANIL, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in quantal many-body theory. Mathematical theory of symmetry.

Membership

Member Institute of Physics (United Kingdom), American Physical Society.

Connections

Married Vera Piqueur. Children: David, Thomas.

father:
Frans Isacker

mother:
Ida (Smeets) Van Isacker

spouse:
Vera Piqueur

children:
David Isacker

Thomas Isacker