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Đàm Thanh Sơn (born 1969) is a Vietnamese theoretical physicist working in quantum chromodynamics, applications of string theory and many-body physics.[1]

Đàm Thanh Sơn
Born1969 (age 49–50)
ResidenceIllinois, U.S.
NationalityVietnamese
Alma materInstitute for Nuclear Research
OccupationTheoretical physicist
Websitehttp://home.uchicago.edu/~dtson/

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Early life and educationEdit

Born in North Vietnam, Sơn received his Ph.D. at the Institute for Nuclear Research in Moscow in 1995.

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Sơn was a postdoc at the University of Washington from 1995 to 1997, and MIT from 1997 to 1999. From 1999 to 2002 he was a professor at Columbia University and a RIKEN-BNL fellow. He moved to Seattle in 2002 when he became a Senior Fellow at the Institute for Nuclear Theory and a professor in the Physics Department, University of Washington. Then in 2012, he moved to Chicago and became the 19th person to hold a University Professorship at University of Chicago.

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