S. James Gates Jr.

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Distinguished Visiting Research Chair
University of Maryland - Department of Physics

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Dr. Gates is the John S. Toll Professor and Director of the Center for String and Particle Theory at the University of Maryland. He also serves on US President Barack Obama's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. He is known for his work on supersymmetry, supergravity, and superstring theory.