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Joy Of The Search For Knowledge, The

A Tribute to Professor Dan Tsui

Joy Of The Search For Knowledge, The by C Y Wong
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This invaluable collection of essays pays tribute to Dan Tsui, 1998 Nobel laureate in Physics. It paints a portrait of his outstanding personal attributes through the eyes of his friends and relatives. In addition, it provides a record of the environment which accompanied him in his search for knowledge. This book, capturing Dan Tsui's experience and joy of the search for knowledge, will inspire scholars of all ages.

Contents: My Brother, Dan Tsui (in Chinese, by A T Wong); My Husband, Dan Tsui (L Tsui); My Father, Dan Tsui (A Tsui); Dan Tsui's Nobel Prize Brings a New Experience to His 93-Year-Old Teacher (in Chinese, by B Shan); Former Pui Ching Principal on Dan Tsui Winning the Nobel Prize (in Chinese, by L Y Ho); On Dan Tsui Winning the Nobel Prize (in Chinese, by C N Yang); On Dan Tsui Winning the Nobel Prize and the Return of Talent to Asia (in Chinese, by K K Phua); The Four Pui Ching Campuses (M Lee); The Great Joy of Learning (J S-I Lo); Dan Tsui at the Special Classes Center in Hong Kong 1957/1958 (C-Y Wong & F F-K Cheung); Daniel Tsui at Augustana College 1958-1961: Recollections of a Math Teacher (D E McLaughlin); Reminiscences and Recollections of a Friend: A Tribute to Dan Tsui (S T Wong); Reflection on Dan Tsui's Years at Augustana College (T L Benson); An Open Letter to Daniel C Tsui (R W Stark); An Ode to the Joy of Knowledge (in Chinese, by S-Y Lo); A Visit with the Tsuis at Princeton (in Chinese, by J S-I Lo); My Colleague Dan Tsui (R Lee); A Guest at the Nobel Prize Ceremonies (J Wei); Reflections on the 1998 Nobel Prize Ceremony (in Chinese, by K K Phua); Professor Dan Tsui — The Consummate Scientist (A M Chang); Fractional Quantum Hall Liquids: New State of Matter, New Type of Order (X-G Wen); and other articles by Dan Tsui's Pui Ching classmates.

Readership: Researchers and students in physics, and general readers.

World Scientific Publishing Company; January 1999
180 pages; ISBN 9789814518246
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Title: Joy Of The Search For Knowledge, The
Author: C Y Wong; S Y Lo; J S I Lo