Russell Alan Hulse

Russell Alan Hulse

Russell Alan Hulse

Birth : (1950-11-28)November 28, 1950(age 69) New York City,New York

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Name Russell Alan Hulse
Birth (1950-11-28)November 28, 1950(age 69) New York City,New York
Birth Place (age 69) New York City,New York
Nationality United States
Alma Mater Cooper UnionB.S. UMass AmherstPh.D.
Institution UT Dallas Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory NRAO)
Doctoral Advisor Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.

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Events Occured in Scienctist Life

1950

Russell Alan Hulse (born November 28, 1950) is an American physicist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics, shared with his thesis advisor Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., "for the discovery of a new type of pulsar, a discovery that has opened up new possibilities for the study of gravitation".

1975

He received his Ph.D. in physics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 1975.

1974

While working on his Ph.D. dissertation, he was a scholar in 1974 at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico of Cornell University.

1918

An approximation of this radiant energy is described by the formula of the quadrupolar radiation of Albert Einstein (1918).

1979

In 1979, researchers announced measurements of small acceleration effects of the orbital movements of a pulsar.

2003

He has also worked on science education, and in 2003 joined the University of Texas at Dallas as a visiting professor of physics and of mathematics and science education.

1993

In 1993, Hulse and Taylor shared the Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of the first binary pulsar.

2003

Hulse was elected a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 2003, and is cited in the American Men and Women of Science.

2004

In 2004, Hulse joined University of Texas at Dallas and became the Founding Director of UT Dallas Science and Engineering Education Center (SEEC).In July 2007 Hulse joined the Aurora Imaging Technology advisory board.