François Englert (emeritus)

Office: 2.N.7.106
Phone: +32 2 650 5580
Email: francois.englert AT

Curriculum vitae

Prizes and awards:

1978: First Award for Essays on Gravitation, "The Causal Universe"

1982: Prix Francqui

1997: High Energy and Particle Physics Prize of the European Physical Society

2004: Wolf Foundation Prize in Physics [en / fr]

2010: J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Physics [en / fr]

2013: The Prince of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research

2013: The Nobel Prize in Physics 2013 was awarded jointly to François Englert and Peter W. Higgs "for the theoretical discovery of a mechanism that contributes to our understanding of the origin of mass of subatomic particles, and which recently was confirmed through the discovery of the predicted fundamental particle, by the ATLAS and CMS experiments at CERN's Large Hadron Collider"