Strominger Awarded 2014 Dirac Medal

August 13, 2014
Prof. Andrew Strominger

Professor Andrew Strominger is one of three scholars awarded the 2014 Dirac Medal by the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics for their "crucial contributions to the origin, development and further understanding of string theory".

Prof. Strominger "has been a major figure in uncovering geometric solutions of string theory and has made important contributions to the understanding of black holes in quantum gravity".  

For more on the ICTP and the Dirac Medal, please see the Institute's website.