Past Visitor

Danian Hu

Historical Studies
Field of Study
Modern Physics and Twentieth-Century China
From 4/2017 – 7/2017:

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
  • Historical Studies
4/20177/2017 Other
  • Historical Studies
Yale University Ph.D., 2001
Case Western Reserve University M.A., 1991
Beijing Jiaotong University B.E., 1984
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