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Danian Hu

Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro Member

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

Modern Physics and Twentieth-Century China

Home Institution

The City College, City University of New York
From
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Danian Hu is researching a book on the evolution of the Chinese physics community during the entire twentieth century. Examining the unique interplay in China between science and radical sociopolitical changes, this Chinese story supplements earlier studies on the United States and USSR while identifying features of twentieth-century Chinese science.

Dates at IAS

Visitor
School of Historical Studies
Other
Member
School of Historical Studies

Degrees

Yale University
Ph.D.
2001
Case Western Reserve University
M.A.
1991
Beijing Jiaotong University
B.E.
1984

Appointments

The City College of The City University of New York
2018
Professor
The City College of The City University of New York
2010–2018
Associate Professor
The City College of The City University of New York
2003–2009
Assistant Professor
Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD
2002–2003
Assistant Professor
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
2001–2002
Visiting Assistant Professor