Jeffrey A. Harvey

Summary

Jeffrey A. Harvey (born February 15, 1955 in San Antonio, Texas) is an American string theorist at the University of Chicago.

Scientific contributionsEdit

Among Harvey's many contributions to the field of theoretical physics, he is one of the co-discoverers of the heterotic string.

Harvey is a fellow of the American Physical Society and of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.[1] He is a trustee at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey.

Selected publicationsEdit

  • Callan, Curtis G.; Giddings, Steven B.; Harvey, Jeffrey A.; Strominger, Andrew (1992-02-15). "Evanescent black holes". Physical Review D. American Physical Society (APS). 45 (4): R1005–R1009. arXiv:hep-th/9111056. doi:10.1103/physrevd.45.r1005. ISSN 0556-2821.
  • Dixon, L.; Harvey, J.; Vafa, C.; Witten, E. (1986). "Strings on orbifolds (II)". Nuclear Physics B. Elsevier BV. 274 (2): 285–314. doi:10.1016/0550-3213(86)90287-7. ISSN 0550-3213.
  • Dixon, L.; Harvey, J.A.; Vafa, C.; Witten, E. (1985). "Strings on orbifolds". Nuclear Physics B. Elsevier BV. 261: 678–686. doi:10.1016/0550-3213(85)90593-0. ISSN 0550-3213.
  • Gross, David J.; Harvey, Jeffrey A.; Martinec, Emil; Rohm, Ryan (1986). "Heterotic string theory: (II). The interaciton heterotic string". Nuclear Physics B. Elsevier BV. 267 (1): 75–124. doi:10.1016/0550-3213(86)90146-x. ISSN 0550-3213.
  • Gross, David J.; Harvey, Jeffrey A.; Martinec, Emil; Rohm, Ryan (1985). "Heterotic string theory (I). The free heterotic string". Nuclear Physics B. Elsevier BV. 256: 253–284. doi:10.1016/0550-3213(85)90394-3. ISSN 0550-3213.
  • Gross, David J.; Harvey, Jeffrey A.; Martinec, Emil; Rohm, Ryan (1985-02-11). "Heterotic String". Physical Review Letters. American Physical Society (APS). 54 (6): 502–505. doi:10.1103/physrevlett.54.502. ISSN 0031-9007.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jeff Harvey, University of Chicago. Candidate for General Councillor. Archived 2010-06-15 at the Wayback Machine American Physical Society. Accessed April 29, 2010

External linksEdit

  • Dr. Harvey's homepage