# Edward Witten, Ph.D.

## Affiliations: | Physics | Institute of Advanced Study |

##### Area:

String theory##### Website:

http://www.sns.ias.edu/~witten/##### Google:

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https://history.aip.org/phn/11611023.html

https://inspirehep.net/record/983328?ln=en

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http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1976PhDT.......138W

DOI: 10.1016/0550-3213(77)90038-4

DOI: 10.1016/0550-3213(77)90428-X

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#### Parents

Sign in to add mentorDavid J. Gross | grad student | 1973-1976 | Princeton | |

(Some Problems in the Short Distance Analysis of Gauge Theories.) |

#### Children

Sign in to add traineeSteven Giddings | grad student | Princeton | |

VERNON HEZRON | grad student | Institute of Advanced Study | |

Jonathan Anders Bagger | grad student | 1983 | Princeton (Astronomy Tree) |

Cumrun Vafa | grad student | 1985 | Princeton |

Xiao-Gang Wen | grad student | 1987 | Princeton |

Shamit Kachru | grad student | 1994 | Princeton |

Eva Silverstein | grad student | 1996 | Princeton |

Andrei Mikhailov | grad student | 2000 | Princeton |

Sergei G. Gukov | grad student | 2001 | Princeton |

Mukund Rangamani | grad student | 2002 | Princeton |

Tamar Friedmann | grad student | 2003 | Princeton |

Peter Svrcek | grad student | 2005 | Princeton |

Vasily Pestun | grad student | 2008 | Princeton |

Juven C. Wang | post-doc | 2016-2019 | Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton |

Nafiz Ishtiaque | post-doc | 2019-2022 | Institute for Advanced Study |

#### Publications

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Witten E. (2020) A mini-introduction to information theory La Rivista Del Nuovo Cimento. 43: 187-227 |

Witten E. (2019) Superstring perturbation theory via super Riemann surfaces: an overview Pure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly. 15: 517-607 |

Witten E. (2019) Perturbative Superstring Theory Revisited Pure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly. 15: 213-516 |

Witten E. (2019) Notes On Super Riemann Surfaces And Their Moduli Pure and Applied Mathematics Quarterly. 15: 57-211 |

Wang J, Wen X, Witten E. (2019) A new SU(2) anomaly Journal of Mathematical Physics. 60: 052301 |

Witten E. (2019) Open Strings On The Rindler Horizon Journal of High Energy Physics. 2019: 126 |

Costello K, Witten E, Yamazaki M. (2018) Gauge Theory and Integrability, I Arxiv: High Energy Physics - Theory. 6: 46-119 |

Dijkgraaf R, Witten E. (2018) Developments in topological gravity International Journal of Modern Physics A. 33: 1830029 |

Witten E. (2018) APS Medal for Exceptional Achievement in Research: Invited article on entanglement properties of quantum field theory Reviews of Modern Physics. 90: 45003 |

Wang J, Wen X, Witten E. (2018) Symmetric Gapped Interfaces of SPT and SET States: Systematic Constructions Physical Review X. 8 |