John Chalker





Oxford Condensed Matter Theory Group

Oxford Theoretical Physics

Oxford Physics

Oxford University

St Hugh's College Oxford

Professor J. T. Chalker

Theoretical Physics
Oxford University
1, Keble Road
Oxford OX1 3NP
United Kingdom


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Short Academic Biography

John Chalker is a Professor in the Physics Department at Oxford University and a Tutorial Fellow at St Hugh's College, Oxford.

He received his B. A. in Physics and Theoretical Physics from Cambridge University in 1978 and his D.Phil in Theoretical Physics from Oxford University in 1981. He held a SERC/NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship at Heidelberg University from 1981 to 1983. He was a Lecturer in Physics at Southampton University from 1983 to 1991, and has been a member of academic staff at Oxford University since 1991.

He was the Institute of Physics Mott Lecturer in 2000. He was awarded a Research Prize by the A. von Humboldt Foundation in 2000, and the Rayleigh Medal and Prize of the Institute of Physics in 2008.