SUDARSHAN, GEORGE

George Sudarshan

Professor Emeritus
Department of Physics


Elementary particle physics; quantum optics; quantum field theory; gauge field theories; fibre bundles; classical mechanics.

sudarshan@physics.utexas.edu

Phone: 512-471-5229

Office Location
RLM 9.328

Postal Address
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Physics, College of Natural Sciences
1 University Station C1600
Austin, TX 78712


Ph.D., University of Rochester (1958)

Research Interests

Elementary particle physics; quantum optics; quantum field theory; gauge field theories; fibre bundles; classical mechanics; foundations of physics

Selected Publications

Generalized quantum tomographic maps, with M. Asorey, P. Facchi, V.I. Manko, G. Marmo, and S. Pascazio. Phys. Scr. 85, 065001 (2012)

On the tomographic description of classical fields, with A. Ibort, A. Lopez-Yela, V.I. Manko, G. Marmo, A. Simoni, and F. Ventriglia. Phys. Lett. A 376, 1417-1425 (2012)

  • 1969 D.Sc. - University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (Honoris Causa)
  • 1970 Sir C.V. Raman Distinguished Professor of Physics - Madras University
  • 1973 D.Sc. - University of Delhi, India (Honoris Causa)
  • 1974 Padma Bhushan (Order of the Lotus) - decoration presented by the President of India
  • 1976 Honors Award - Association of Indians in America, New York
  • 1977 Bose Medal - Indian National Science Academy
  • 1980 Science Technology Award - Kerala State Government
  • 1984 D.Sc. - Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • 1986 The First Prize in Physics - Third World Academy of Science, Italy
  • 1987 D,Sc. - University of Madras, India
  • 1988 Distinguished Scientist - Andhra Pradesh Academi of Sciences, Hyderabad India
  • 1989 D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Burdwan Univeristy
  • 1993 D.Sc. (Honoris Causa), Cochin University of Science
  • 1997 Desikottama (Distinguished Scholar), Bharati University
  • D.Sc. Kerala University, Trivandrum
  • Chairman, World Malayalee Council