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Herman Verlinde

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Herman Verlinde

Herman Verlinde
Born 21 January 1962
Nationality Dutch
Fields Theoretical physics
Institutions Princeton University
Alma mater Utrecht University
Doctoral advisor Gerard 't Hooft
Known for contributions to string theory

Herman Louis Verlinde (born 21 January 1962) is a Dutch theoretical physicist and string theorist. He is a professor at Princeton University. He is also the identical twin brother of Erik Verlinde.

External links

  • Herman Verlinde's homepage
  • University of Amsterdam faculty page

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