The Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Physics
The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in the Physical Sciences, awarded at Tel Aviv University, was established through the generosity of TAU Governors Dr. Raymond and Mrs. Beverly Sackler. It is awarded alternatively in the fields of Physics and Chemistry. The prize is intended to encourage dedication to science, originality and excellence by rewarding outstanding young scientists.
The 2014 Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Physics is awarded for Topological Phases in Condensed Matter.
Tel Aviv University is proud to announce that the 2014 prize laureates are:
Department of Physics, Princeton University
322 Jadwin Hall,
Princeton, NJ 08648, USA
For his theoretical contribution towards a first realization of a two dimensional topological insulator.
Department of Physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Bldg. 6C-305
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307, USA
Department of Physics, Stanford University
312 McCullough Bldg., 476 Lomita Mall,
Stanford, CA 94305-4045, USA
The prize money of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler International Prize in Physics of $100,000 will be shared equally among the three distinguished recipients, and will be awarded to the recipients in person on April 9, 2014.