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Theodore Van Duzer

Professor Emeritus

Research Areas

Research Centers

  • U.C. Berkeley Cryoelectronics


He obtained a B.S. from Rutgers University, an M.S. from UCLA and a Ph.D. from UC Berkeley. He is currently a Professor in the Graduate School School in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at Berkeley. He is co-author of two texts: Fields and Waves in Communication Electronics (with S. Ramo and J. R. Whinnery) and Principles of Superconductive Devices and Circuits (with C. W. Turner).

He is a Life Fellow of the IEEE, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, a recipient of the Berkeley Citation and the IEEE/CSC Award for significant and Continuing Contributions to Applied Superconductivity. He has led a research group in superconductive electronics since 1968, including both devices and circuits.

Selected Publications