Robert Eric Betzig (born Januar 13, 1960) is an American pheesicist based at the Janelia Farm Research Campus in Ashburn, Virginie.[2]

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Eric Betzig
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BornRobert Eric Betzig[1]
(1960-01-13) 13 Januar 1960 (age 60)
Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.
Alma materCalifornie Institute o Technology
Cornell Varsity
Kent forNanoscopy, fluorescence microscopy
AwairdsNobel Prize in Chemistry (2014)
Scientific career
FieldsApplied pheesics
InstitutionsHoward Hughes Medical Institute
ThesisNear-field Scannin Optical Microscopy (1988)
Eric Betzig, PhD


  1. "Eighty-Ninth Annual Commencement – California Institute of Technology" (PDF). California Institute of Technology. June 10, 1983. Retrieved October 11, 2014. line feed character in |title= at position 14 (help)
  2. "Eric Betzig, PhD". Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Retrieved 2014-10-08.