The Asian Scientist 100
University of Tokyo
Watanabe was co-awarded the 2022 New Horizons in Physics Prize for his pioneering theoretical work formulating novel phases of non-equilibrium quantum matter, including time crystals.
(Photo: University of Tokyo)
- 2022 New Horizons in Physics Prize
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