Texas A&M University Institute of Advanced Studies

Michael J. Duff

Michael J. Duff

Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics (formerly Abdus Salam Professor 2006–2015)
Senior Research Investigator
Imperial College
London

 

Michael J. Duff is Emeritus Professor of Theoretical Physics (formely Abdus Salam Professor) as well as a senior research investigator at Imperial College, London. His research has explored quantum gravity, quantum informatics, string theory, M-theory, and unified theories of the elementary particles. Duff is a Fellow of the Royal Society of London and holds the Paul Dirac Gold Medal and Prize from the Institute of Physics, a Distinguished Achievement Award for Research from Texas A&M, and a Meeting Gold Medal from El Colegio Nacional. Duff will collaborate with faculty and students in the Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering and in the College of Science.