Alexander Belavin Alexander "Sasha" Abramovich Belavin (Алекса́ндр Абрамо́вич Бела́вин, born 1942) is a Russian physicist, known for his contributions to string theory.
Alexander Markovich Polyakov Alexander Markovich Polyakov (Алекса́ндр Ма́ркович Поляко́в; born 27 September 1945) is a theoretical physicist, formerly at the Landau Institute in Moscow, at Princeton University.
Alexander Zamolodchikov Alexander Borissowitsch Zamolodchikov is a Russian physicist, known for his contributions to condensed matter physics and string theory.
Alexei Zamolodchikov Alexei Zamolodchikov (September 18, 1952, Novo-Ivankovo - October 18, 2007) was a Russian physicist well known for his contributions to quantum field theory, quantum gravity and the Liouville st...
Amer Iqbal Amer Iqbal, Ph.D., is a Pakistani theoretical physicist.
Andrew Strominger Andrew Eben Strominger (born 1955) is an American theoretical physicist who works on string theory and son of Jack L. Strominger.
André Neveu André Neveu (born 28 August 1946 in Paris) is a French physicist working on string theory and quantum field theory who coinvented the Neveu-Schwarz algebra and the Gross-Neveu model.
Anzhong Wang Anzhong Wang is a theoretical physicist, specialized in gravitation, cosmology and astroparticle physics.
Arvind Rajaraman Arvind Rajaraman is an Indian-born theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Asad Naqvi Professor Asad Naqvi (Urdu:أسد نقوی) (May 12, 1972), works as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs.
Ashoke Sen Ashoke Sen, FRS (অশোক সেন; born 1956) is an Indian theoretical physicist.
Barton Zwiebach Barton Zwiebach (born October 4, 1954) is a string theorist and professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, born in Lima, Perú.
Bennie Ward Bennie Franklin Leon Ward (born 19 October 1948) is a theoretical particle physicist at Baylor University in Texas, USA. He is a Fellow of the American Physical Society and is currently Co-Edito...
Bernard Julia Bernard Julia (born 1952 in Paris) is a French theoretical physicist who has made contributions to the theory of supergravity.
Brian Greene Brian Randolph Greene (born February 9, 1963) is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Charles Thorn Charles Thorn is a Professor of Physics at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.
Chris Hull Christopher Michael Hull FRS is a professor of Theoretical Physics at Imperial College London.
Claud Lovelace Claud Lovelace was born in England on January 16, 1934.
Clifford Victor Johnson Clifford Victor Johnson is an English theoretical physicist and professor at the University of Southern California Department of Physics and Astronomy.
Cumrun Vafa Cumrun Vafa (کامران وفا, born 1960 in Tehran) is an Iranian-American leading string theorist from Harvard University where he started as a Harvard Junior Fellow.
Curtis Callan Curtis Gove Callan, Jr. (born October 11, 1942) is a theoretical physicist and a professor at Princeton University.
Daniel Friedan Daniel Harry Friedan (born October 3, 1948) is an American theoretical physicist and is one of three children of the feminist author and activist Betty Friedan.
David Berenstein David Berenstein is a Colombian theoretical physicist and professor at University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. He received his Ph.D. from University of Texas, Austin, in 1998 under the sup...
David Gross David Jonathan Gross (born February 19, 1941) is an American particle physicist and string theorist.
Dimitri Nanopoulos Dimitri Nanopoulos (Greek: Δημήτρης Νανόπουλος; born 13 September 1948 in Athens) is a Greek physicist.
Edward Witten Edward Witten (born August 26, 1951) is an American theoretical physicist and professor of mathematical physics at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey.
Emil Martinec Emil John Martinec (born October 4, 1958, Downers Grove, Illinois) is an American string theorist born in 1958.
Eric Zaslow Eric Zaslow is a mathematical physicist at Northwestern University.
Erik Verlinde Erik Peter Verlinde (born 21 January 1962) is a Dutch theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Eugène Cremmer Eugène Cremmer (born 7 February 1942 in Paris) is a French physicist.
Faheem Hussain Faheem Hussain, D.Phil. (July 31, 1942 – September 29, 2009), was a Pakistani theoretical physicist and a professor of physics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).
Fayyazuddin Fayyazuddin or Fayyaz Uddin, HI (Urdu: فيا ض ا لدين) (born November 10, 1930), is a Pakistani theoretical physicist and an emeritus professor of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics at Nat...
Ferdinando Gliozzi Ferdinando Gliozzi is a string theorist at the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare.
Gabriele Veneziano Gabriele Veneziano (born September 7, 1942), is an Italian theoretical physicist and one of the pioneers of string theory.
Gary Gibbons Gary William Gibbons FRS (born 1 July 1946) is a British theoretical physicist.
Georgi Dvali Georgi (Gia) Dvali (Georgian: გიორგი (გია) დვალი; born in 1964 in Tbilisi) is a professor of physics at New York University's Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics and at LMU Munich, and is ...
Giorgi Dvali Giorgi (Gia) Dvali (Georgian: გიორგი (გია) დვალი; born in 1964 in Tbilisi) is a professor of physics at New York University's Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics and at LMU Munich, and is ...
Gordon L. Kane Gordon Kane has been the Victor Weisskopf Collegiate Professor of Physics (2002–2011) at the University of Michigan and the Director (2005–2011) of the Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics (M...
Gordon Walter Semenoff Gordon Walter Semenoff, is a theoretical physicist and Professor of Physics at the University of British Columbia, Canada.
Greg Moore (physicist) Gregory W. Moore is an American theoretical physicist who specializes in mathematical physics and string theory.
Hafeez Hoorani Dr. Prof. Hafeez Hoorani or Hafeez-ur-Rehman Hoorani or Hafeez R. Hoorani is a Pakistani particle physicist, with a specialization in accelerator physics, and a research scientist at...
Henry Tye Sze-Hoi Henry Tye (born 1947 in Shanghai, China) is a Chinese-American cosmologist and theoretical physicist most notable for proposing that a brane and an antibrane attraction and annihilation ...
Herman Verlinde Herman Louis Verlinde is a Dutch theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Hironari Miyazawa Hironari Miyazawa is a Japanese particle and nuclear physicist, known for his work in supersymmetry, which was first proposed by Miyazawa in 1966 as a possible symmetry between mesons and baryons.
Hirosi Ooguri Hirosi Ooguri is a theoretical physicist at California Institute of Technology.
Holger Bech Nielsen Holger Bech Nielsen (born 25 August 1941) is a Danish theoretical physicist, Professor emeritus at the Niels Bohr Institute, at the University of Copenhagen, where he started studying physics in...
Horaţiu Năstase Horaţiu Năstase is a Romanian physicist and professor in the String Theory group at Instituto de Física Teórica of the Universidade Estadual Paulista in São Paulo, Brazil.
Horațiu Năstase Horaţiu Năstase is a Romanian physicist and professor in the High energy physics group at Brown University in Providence, RI, USA.
Igor Klebanov Igor R. Klebanov (И́горь Романович Клеба́нов; 29 March 1962) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist whose research is centered on relations between string theory and quantum gauge field theory.
Jacques Distler Jacques Distler (born 1961) is a physicist working in string theory.
Jeffrey A. Harvey Jeffrey A. Harvey (February 15, 1955 in San Antonio, Texas) is a Professor of Physics and string theorist at University of Chicago.
John Henry Schwarz John Henry Schwarz (born November 22, 1941) is an American theoretical physicist.
Joseph Lykken Joseph David Lykken (born June 17, 1957 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is a theoretical physicist at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.
Joseph Polchinski Joseph Polchinski (born on May 16, 1954) is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Joël Scherk Joël Scherk (1946 – 16 May 1980), often cited as Joel Scherk, was a French theoretical physicist who studied string theory and supergravity.
Juan Martín Maldacena Juan Martín Maldacena (born September 10, 1968) is a theoretical physicist born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Kamran Vafa Kamran Vafa (کامران وفا, born 1960 in Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian-American leading string theorist from Harvard University where he started as a Harvard Junior Fellow.
Leonard Susskind Leonard Susskind (born June 1940) is the Felix Bloch Professor of Theoretical Physics at Stanford University, and Director of the Stanford Institute for Theoretical Physics.
Lisa Randall Lisa Randall (born June 18, 1962) is an American theoretical physicist and leading expert on particle physics and cosmology.
Luboš Motl Luboš Motl (born December 5, 1973) is a Czech theoretical physicist by training who was an assistant professor at Harvard University from 2004 to 2007.
Maria Spiropulu Maria Spiropulu (Μαρία Σπυροπούλου), is an experimental physicist at the California Institute of Technology.
Martin Rocek Martin Rocek is a professor of theoretical physics at the State University of New York at Stony Brook and a member of the C. N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics.
Massimo Porrati Massimo Porrati (born in Genova, Italy, in 1961) is a professor of physics, and a member of the Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics, at New York University.
Matthew Kleban Matthew Benjamin Kleban is an American theoretical physicist who works on string theory and theoretical cosmology.
Michael Duff Michael James Duff FRS, FRSA is a British theoretical physicist and pioneering theorist of supergravity who is currently the Principal of the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Abdus Salam Chair o...
Michael Duff (physicist) Michael James Duff FRS, FRSA is a British theoretical physicist and pioneering theorist of supergravity who is the Principal of the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Abdus Salam Chair of Theoreti...
Michael Green (physicist) Michael Boris Green FRS (born 22 May 1946) is a British physicist and one of the pioneers of string theory.
Michael R. Douglas Michael R. Douglas (born November 19, 1961) is an American theoretical physicist and professor currently at Stony Brook University.
Michio Kaku Michio Kaku (born January 24, 1947) is an American theoretical physicist, the Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City College of New York, a futurist, and a communicator and pop...
Nathan Seiberg Nathan "Nati" Seiberg (born September 22, 1956) is an Israeli American theoretical physicist who works on string theory.
Nikita Nekrasov Nikita Alexandrovich Nekrasov (Ники́та Алекса́ндрович Некра́сов; born 10 April 1973) is a mathematical physicist and string theorist at Stony Brook University.
Nima Arkani-Hamed Nima Arkani-Hamed (born 5 April 1972) is an American-Canadian theoretical physicist with interests in high-energy physics, string theory and cosmology.
Paul Townsend Paul Kingsley Townsend FRS is a British physicist, currently a Professor of Theoretical Physics in Cambridge University's Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics.
Peter Goddard (physicist) Peter Goddard (born 3 September 1945) is a mathematical physicist who works in string theory and conformal field theory.
Pierre Ramond Pierre Ramond (born 31 January 1943) is Distinguished Professor of Physics at University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida.
Rajesh Gopakumar Rajesh Gopakumar (born 1967 in Kolkata, India) is a theoretical physicist at the Harish-Chandra Research Institute (HRI) in Allahabad, India.
Rajiah Simon Rajiah Simon, is a Professor of Physics at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India.
Raman Sundrum Raman Sundrum is an American theoretical particle physicist.
Raphael Bousso Raphael Bousso is a theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Renata Kallosh Renata Ernestovna Kallosh (Рената Эрнестовна Каллош; born 1943) is a well-known theoretical physicist.
Riazuddin (physicist) Riazuddin, also spelled as Riaz-Uddin (Urdu: رياض الدين; November 10, 1930 – September 9, 2013), was a renowned and prominent Pakistani theoretical physicist and an eminent scientist, spe...
Robbert Dijkgraaf Robertus Henricus "Robbert" Dijkgraaf (born January 24, 1960) is a Dutch mathematical physicist and string theorist.
Robert Brandenberger Prof. Robert H. Brandenberger, (born 1956) is a theoretical cosmologist and a professor of physics at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.
Robert Leigh Robert Leigh is a physicist working on string theory.
Sandip Trivedi Sandip Trivedi is an Indian theoretical physicist working at Tata Institute for Fundamental Research at Mumbai, India.
Sergei Gukov Sergei Gukov (Серге́й Гу́ков; born 1977) is a string theorist who is a professor of physics at Caltech and at UCSB (University of California Santa Barbara).
Sergio Fubini Sergio Fubini (December 31, 1928 – January 6, 2005) was an Italian theoretical physicist.
Shamit Kachru Shamit Kachru (शमित काचरू (Devanagari), شمت کاچرو (Nastaleeq)) (born 1970) is a string theorist and a professor of physics at Stanford University and at Stanford Li...
Shiraz Minwalla Shiraz Minwalla (शिराझ मिन्वाल्ला) is an Indian theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Spenta R. Wadia Spenta R. Wadia is an Indian theoretical physicist working in string theory and quantum field theory.
Stephen Shenker Stephen Hart Shenker (born 1953) is an American theoretical physicist who works on string theory.
Steven Gubser Steven S. Gubser is a professor of physics at Princeton University.
Steven Weinberg Steven Weinberg (born May 3, 1933) is an American theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate in Physics for his contributions with Abdus Salam and Sheldon Glashow to the unification of the weak force and electromagnetic interaction between elementary particles.
Sunil Mukhi Sunil Mukhi is an Indian theoretical physicist working in the areas of string theory, quantum field theory and particle physics.
Sylvester James Gates Sylvester James Gates, Jr. (born December 15, 1950), known as S. James Gates, Jr, or Jim Gates, is an American theoretical physicist, known for work on supersymmetry, supergravity, a...
Tasneem Zehra Husain Tasneem Zehra Husain (also spelled as Tasneem Zehra Hussain), is a Pakistani theoretical physicist and an assistant professor of Physics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences.
Tom Banks (physicist) Tom Banks (born April 19, 1949, New York City) is a theoretical physicist at University of California, Santa Cruz and a professor at Rutgers University.
Ulf Lindström Ulf Lindström (b. November 12, 1947 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish theoretical physicist working in the fields of string theory, supersymmetry, and general relativity.
Warren Siegel Warren Siegel is a theoretical physicist specializing in supersymmetric quantum field theory and string theory.
Willy Fischler Willy Fischler (born in 1949 in Antwerpen, Belgium) is a theoretical physicist and string theorist.
Yoichiro Nambu Yoichiro Nambu is a Japanese-born American physicist, currently a professor at the University of Chicago.
Đàm Thanh Sơn Đàm Thanh Sơn (Hanoi, 1969) is a Vietnamese theoretical physicist working in quantum chromodynamics, applications of string theory and many-body physics.