Jonathan R. Friedman

Professor of Physics
Amherst College Department of Physics and Astronomy


Office: Merrill Science Center 119
Lab: Merrill 117
Phone: 413-542-8544
Fax: 413-542-5821


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* Learn about My Research Interests

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I won the 2002 Agilent Technologies Europhysics Prize, a prestigious prize for research in condensed matter physics. (See the award ceremony and presentations by myself and the other awardees. Also, download the presentation slides.)

I was also awarded a 2002 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship.

I received a 2005 NSF CAREER award.