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Steven Gubser Wikipedia
Steven Scott Gubser (born 4 May 1972) is a professor of physics at Princeton University. His research focuses on theoretical particle physics, especially string theory, and the AdS/CFT correspondence. He is a widely cited scholar in these and other related areas.
After receiving a Ph.D. in 1998 from Princeton, Gubser did postdoctoral research at Harvard University before taking a position as an assistant professor at Princeton. In 2001, he moved to the California Institute of Technology but returned again to Princeton in 2002.
As a high schooler, he was the first American to win the International Physics Olympiad, in 1989. He was also a silver medalist at the 1990 International Chemistry Olympiad. He graduated from Cherry Creek High School in Greenwood Village, CO.
1994 LeRoy Apker Award for outstanding undergraduate achievement from the American Physical Society.
2009 Guggenheim fellow
2017 Simons Investigator
Gribov Medal of the European Physical Society
Blavatnik Award of the New York Academy of Science