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Invited researcher

Smoot George Fitzgerald

Extreme Universe Laboratory
Year of birth
Academic degree
Field of studies

Professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley (USA)

Senior research fellow at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (USA)

Professor of physics at Paris Diderot University (France)

Professor at the Hong Kong University

of Science and Technology, (China PR)

General information

Leading scientist's research interests: Astronomy and astrophysics

Quote by the head of the laboratory: We are trying to see the Universe as of the moment when it just barely began.

Scientific recognition

Awards and achievements:

2009 – Oersted Medal (USA).

2006 – Daniel Chalonge Medal (France).

2006 – Gruber Prize (USA).

2006 – Nobel Prize in Physics with John Mather «for their discovery of the blackbody form and anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background radiation» (Sweden).

2003 – Albert Einstein Medal (France).

1994 – Ernest Lawrence Award (USA).

1993 – Kilby Award (USA).

1992 – NASA Medal for Exceptional Scientific Achievement (USA).

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