Douglas Scalapino

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Douglas J. Scalapino
Physics Department
University of California, Broida Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9530
(805) 893-2871

Douglas J. Scalapino is Research Professor of Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. His primary scientific interests are superconductivity and magnetism, focusing  on the high Tc cuprates and the recently discovered Fe-pnictides.

Scalapino received his undergraduate degree from Yale in 1955 and his PhD from Stanford in 1961 working with E.T. Jaynes. He then worked as a research associate with J.R. Schrieffer and was appointed to the physics faculty at the University of Pennsylvania in 1964. In 1968 he joined the physics department at UCSB. In 1979 he along with J. Hartle, R. Sawyer and R. Sugar founded the NSF ITP at UCSB.