Frank Wilczek

Herman Feshbach Professor of Physics
Department of Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
E-mail: wilczek@mit.edu
Page: http://web.mit.edu/physics/facultyandstaff/faculty/frank_wilczek.html

Fields of interest:

  • Particle physics
  • Behavior of matter at ultra-high temperature and/or density
  • Application of insights from particle physics to cosmology

 

Recent publications:

F. Wilczek:
Nobel Lecture: Asymptotic Freedom: From Paradox to Paradigm,
Rev. Modern Phys., Vol. 77(857), (2005);
PNAS, Vol. 102(24), (2005), pp. 8403-8413;
Int. J. Mod. Phys. A, Vol. 20, (2005), pp. 5753-5778

M. Tegmark, A. Aguirre, M.J. Rees and F. Wilczek:
Dimensionless constants, cosmology and other dark matters,
Phys. Rev. D, Vol. 73(2), (2006).

F. Wilczek:
Fantastic Realities:49 Mind Journeys and a trip to Stockholm,
World Scientific, 2006.

A. Selem and F. Wilczek:
Hadron systematics and emergent diquarks,
In: G. Grindhammer, B.A. Kniehl, G. Kramer and W. Ochs (Eds.):
New trends in HERA physics Proceedings of the Ringberg Workshop
Tegernsee, Germany 2 – 7 October 2005
,
World Scientific, 2006, pp. 337-356; arXiv:hep-ph/0602128 v1 14 Feb 2006.

E. Goubankova, A. Schmitt and F. Wilczek:
Stability conditions and fermi surface topologies in a superconductor,
Phys. Rev. B, Vol. 74(6), (2006).

F. Wilczek:
Archaeopteryx Looks Up. Speculations on the Future of Human Evolution,
New York Academy of Sciences Update 20, Sept/Oct 2006,
http://www.nyas.org/publications/updateUnbound.asp?updateID=76 .

F. Wilczek:
The Social Benefit of High-Energy Physics
Macmillan Encyclopedia of Physics, Supplement: Elementary Particle Physics, 2002.


F. Wilczek
:
Scaling Mount Planck 3: Is That All There Is,

Physics Today,
55N8 (2002), pp. 10-11.


F. Wilczek
:
Some Basics Aspects of Fractional Quantum Number,
World Scientific, 2002, pp. 135-152.


F. Wilczek
:
Interior Gap Super.uidity

Phys. Rev. Lett.
, Vol. 90, (2002), 047002.


F. Wilczek
:
Inventory and Outlook of High Energy Physics,

Proceedings of High Energy Physics
Lattice, (2002).


F. Wilczek
:
Opportunities Challenges and Fantasies in Lattice QCD

Proceedings of High Energy Physics
Lattice, (2002).