Dr. Anthony J. Leggett, recipient of the Einstein Professorship of the
CAS Vice President JIANG Mianheng meeting with Dr. Leggett (Picture by SUN dongxu)
Dr. Leggett is one of the Nobel Prize winners in Physics in 2003, and is currently the John D. and Catherine T. Macarthur Professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign(UIUC), USA. He gave a lecture with the title “Cuprates without a model” in Sand discussed with researchers and graduate students regarding to the mechanism of high temperature superconductivity as well as new superconducting materials.
After the lecture, Prof. Leggett visited superconductivity applications group, and raised a few valuable ideas and suggestions to the directions of superconductivity researches in the institute. Also he discussed the possible collaboration in the future.
Professor Leggett visiting superconductivity applications group (Picture by SUN Dongxu)
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