Richard Greene, a condensed matter physicist, is well known for his experimental research on the physical properties of novel superconducting magnetic and optical materials.
He has discovered several new classes of superconducting materials, such as the two-dimensional organic superconductors; as well as novel normal state properties of low-dimensional materials, such as the field induced spin density wave state.
Greene’s current projects investigate cuprate high-temperature superconductors; iron-pnictide and related superconductors; topological insulators; and a continued search for new and practical superconductors.
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2010
Thomson-ISI 200 Most Highly Cited Physicists, 1981–2001
Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS), 1980
IBM Outstanding Contribution Award, 1975
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