Division Personnel

 

Michael Norman

  • Division Director
    Argonne Distinguished Fellow
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Education

  • Ph.D. Physics, Tulane University, 1983
    B.S. Physics, Louisiana State University - Shreveport, 1979 (Summa Cum Laude)

Honors

  • LSUS Circle of Excellence Award (2008)
    University of Chicago Distinguished Performance Award (1999)
    Fellow of the American Physical Society (1995)

Professional Experiences

  • 2011-present: Director, Materials Science Division
    2009-present: Principal Investigator, Center for Emergent Superconductivity
    2008-present: Argonne Distinguished Fellow
    2007-2010: Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University
    2000-2011: Head, Condensed Matter Theory Group, Argonne National Laboratory
    1998-2008: Senior Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory
    Fall 2003: Invited Professorship, ESPCI, Paris, France
    Fall 2001: Visiting Scientist, SPhT, Saclay, France
    Fall 2000, Winter 2005: Visitor, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara
    1989-2000: Principal Investigator, NSF S&T Center for Superconductivity
    1990-1998: Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory
    Summer 1994, 1998, 2001, 2004, 2007: Visitor, Aspen Center for Physics
    Fall 1992: Visiting Scientist, Department of Physics, Cambridge University, UK
    1986-1990: Assistant Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory
    1983-1986: Director's Postdoctoral Appointee, Argonne National Laboratory
    1983-1985: Research Associate, Department of Physics, Northwestern University

Conference Chairman

Other Conference Activity

  • 10.  27th International Conference on Low Temperature Physics, Aug. 6-14, 2014, Buenos Aires, Argentina  (program committee)
    9.  Strong Correlated Electron Systems 2014, July 7-11, 2014, Grenoble, France (international advisory committee)
    8.  Low Energy Electrodynamics in Solids 2014, June 29 – July 4, 2014, Domaine Saint Hilaire, France (program committee)
    7.  Strong Correlated Electron Systems 2013, Aug. 5-9, 2013, Tokyo, Japan (international advisory committee)
    6. Materials and Mechanisms in Superconductivity 2012 (program committee co-chair)
    5. Strong Correlated Electron Systems 2011, Aug. 29 – Sept. 3, 2011, Cambridge, England (program committee)
    4. 26th International Conference on Low Temperature Physics, Aug. 10-17, 2011, Beijing, China (advisory board)
    3. International Conference on Neutron Scattering, May 3-7, 2009, Knoxville, TN (program committee)
    2. Gordon Research Conference on Superconductivity, Jan. 22-27, 2006, Buellton, CA (discussion leader)
    1. Spectroscopies in Novel Superconductors, March 17-19, 1993, Santa Fe, NM (conference summarizer)

Organizing Committee

  • 8. Discovery in Basic Energy Sciences: The Role of Computing at the Extreme Scale, Aug. 13-15, 2009, Washington, DC
    7. Critical Issues Related to Higher Temperature Superconductors, June 22-26, 2009, KITP, Santa Barbara,
    6. Possibility of Room Temperature Superconductivity, June 10-11, 2005, Univ. of Notre Dame
    5. Quantum Phase Transitions, Jan. 10 – Apr. 29, 2005, ITP, Santa Barbara, CA
    4. Pseudogaps in Strongly Correlated Metals, Aug. 9 – Sep. 12, 2004, Aspen, CO
    3. Spectroscopies in Novel Superconductors, May 14-18, 2001, Chicago, IL
    2. Fundamental Processes of Electron Transport in High Tc Junctions, Aug. 23-24, 1996, Argonne National Laboratory
    1. Electronic Properties of Disordered Systems, Aug. 23-27, 1993, Argonne National Laboratory

Advisory Committee

  • 4. U S Dept. of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences subcommittee on Facing our Energy Challenges, 2008-2009
    3. Science Advisory Board, UC/ANL Joint Theory Institute, 2006-2009
    2. US Dept. of Energy, Basic Energy Sciences subcommittee on Theory and Computation, 2004
    1. Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Superconductivity Program, 1998-2003 (Chair)

Editorial Board

  • 1. Physical Review B, 2000-2005

Postdocs Supervised

  • 1. Carlos Sa de Melo (1991-1993)
    2. Roland Fehrenbacher (1993-1995)
    3. Yuri Vilk (1995-1997)
    4. Denis Golosov (1996-1998)
    5. Gianfranco Preosti (1997-1998)
    6. Boldizsar Janko (1998-1999)
    7. Matthias Eschrig (1999-2001)
    8. Yaroslaw Bazalliy (2000-2003)
    9. Revaz Ramazashvili (2001-2004)
    10. Alexios Klironomos (2003-2006)
    11. Indranil Paul (2005-2007)
    12. Ashot Melikyan (2006-2008)
    13. Tobias Micklitz (2007-2009)
    14. Zoran Ristivojevic (2009-2010)
    15. Alex Levchenko (2009-2011)
    16. Jie Lin (2009-2011)
    17. Victor Vakaryuk (2010-2012)
    18. Jasper van Wezel (2010-2012)
    19. Vivek Mishra (2012-)

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