Subir Sachdev headshot
Current Distinguished Visiting Professor

Subir Sachdev

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Theoretical Physics

Home Institution

Harvard University

Subir Sachdev studies the diverse varieties of quantum-entangled states of modern materials. These include states with topological order and states without quasiparticle excitations. His work connects to modern developments in quantum field theory and quantum gravity, and also to experiments on high-temperature superconductors.

Dates at IAS

Distinguished Visiting Professor
School of Natural Sciences
current

Degrees

Harvard University
Ph.D.
1985

Honors

2018
Lars Onsager Prize
2018
Dirac Medal
2014
National Academy of Science

Appointments

Harvard University
2005
Herchel Smith Professor of Physics