Past Visiting Professor

Hirosi Ooguri

Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Particle Physics
From 9/2015 – 12/2015:

Hirosi Ooguri works on quantum field theory, quantum gravity, and string theory.

Dates at IAS
Visiting Professor
  • Natural Sciences
9/201512/2015 Fall
  • Natural Sciences
University of Tokyo Ph.D., 1989
Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon, bestowed by the Emperor of Japan 2019
Hamburg Prize 2018
Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2016
Chunichi Cultural Award 2016
Kodansha Prize for Science Books 2014
Simons Investigator 2012
Fellow, American Mathematical Soceity 2012
Nishina Memorial Prize 2009
Humboldt Research Award 2009
Eisenbud Prize for Mathematics and Physics, American Mathematical Society 2008
Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, University of Tokyo 2018 Director
Walter Burke Institute for Theoretical Physics, Caltech 2014 Director
Caltech 2007 Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics and Mathematics
Aspen Center for Physics 2016–2019 President
Caltech 2000–2007 Professor of Theoreteical Physics
UC Berkeley 1994–2000 Professor of Physics
RIMS, Kyoto University 1990–1994 Associate Professor
University of Chicago 1989–1990 Assistant Professor
University of Tokyo 1986–1989 Assistant Professor