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Philip Warren Anderson (born December 13, 1923) is an American pheesicist an Nobel laureate. Anderson haes made contreibutions tae the theories o localisation, antiferromagnetism, symmetry breakin, an heich-temperatur superconductivity, an tae the filosofie o science throu his writins on emergent phenomena.[3][4][5][6][7]

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Philip Warren Anderson
Born (1923-12-13) 13 December 1923 (age 95)
Indianapolis, Indiana, Unitit States
Naitionality United States
Alma mater Harvard Varsity
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
Kent for
Scientific career
Fields Physics
Institutions Bell Laboratories
Princeton Varsity
Cambridge Varsity
Doctoral advisor John Hasbrouck van Vleck
Doctoral students F. Duncan M. Haldane
Piers Coleman
Khandker Abdul Muttalib[2]


  1. "Professor Philip Anderson ForMemRS". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2015-11-14. 
  2. "Khandker Muttalib c.v". 1952-12-01. Retrieved 2016-10-25. 
  3. Horgan, J. (1994) Profile: Philip W. Anderson – Gruff Guru of Condensed Matter Physics, Scientific American 271(5), 34-35.
  4. Anderson, P.W. (1997). THE Theory of Superconductivity in High-  Cuprates. Princeton: Princeton University Press. ISBN 0-691-04365-5. 
  5. Anderson, P.W. (1997). Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics. Reading: Addison-Wesley. ISBN 0-201-32830-5. 
  6. Anderson, P.W. (1998). Concepts in Solids: Lectures on the Theory of Solids. Singapore: World Scientific. ISBN 981-02-3231-4. 
  7. Bernstein, Jeremy (1987). Three degrees above zero: Bell Laboratories in the information age. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-32983-3.