Acclaimed Chinese Scientists Renounce Their US Citizenship And No One Knows Why
With Yang's entry into CAS' faculty, China has gained another Nobel laureate. Yang had won the 1957 Nobel prize in physics, along with his colleague, Tsung-Dao Lee, a U.S. citizen of Chinese birth. Literary critic Liu Xiaobo became the first-ever ...
Two top Chinese-American scientists have dropped their US citizenship
The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) confirmed this week that Yang Chen Ning, 94, who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1957, and Andrew Yao (Yao Qizhi), 70, the A.M. Turing Award winner in 2000, were recently inducted into the academy's ranks ...
William Halperin and James Sauls are awarded London Prize
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Awarded every three years, the London Prize recognizes scientists who have made outstanding experimental and theoretical contributions to the field of low-temperature physics. Eleven previous winners have also received the Nobel Prize in Physics.
Immigrant Nobel Prize Winner Sir J. Fraser Stoddart And America's Future In Science
Since 2000, immigrants have been awarded 40%, or 31 of 78, of the Nobel Prizes won by Americans in Chemistry, Medicine and Physics, according to research from the National Foundation for American Policy. “Stoddart is one of the few chemists of the past ...