John J. Quinn
John J. Quinn received the B.S. degree from St. John's University in 1954 and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Maryland in 1958. Currently, he is a Professor of physics and Professor of engineering at the University of Tennessee. His areas of experience include solid state theory, many-body theory, electronic properties of metals, phonons, optical properties of solids, semiconductor physics, quasi two-dimensional electronic systems, the integral and fractional quantum Hall effect, and Fermi liquid theory. His previous positions include being a Member of the research staff at RCA laboratories, Princeton, NJ, USA; Visiting Professor at Purdue University; Professor of physics and Professor of engineering at Brown University; Visiting Professor at SUNY, Stony Brook, NY, USA; Visiting Professor at University of California, Irvine, Calif, USA; Dean of the Faculty at Brown University. Chancellor of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tenn, USA.
Biography Updated on 7 June 2011