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|Chen-Ning Frank Yang|
Yang in 2005
|Born||1 October 1922|
Hefei, Anhui Province, China
|Doctoral advisor||Edward Teller|
|Other academic advisors||Enrico Fermi|
|Doctoral students||Bill Sutherland|
|Chen Ning Yang|
- Nobel Prize in Physics (1957)
- Rumford Prize (1980)
- National Medal of Science (1986)
- Oskar Klein Memorial Lecture and Medal (1988)
- Benjamin Franklin Medal for Distinguished Achievement in the Sciences of the American Philosophical Society (1993)
- Bower Award (1994)
- Albert Einstein Medal (1995)
- Lars Onsager Prize (1999)
- King Faisal International Prize (2001)
- Bing-An Li, Yuefan Deng. "Biography of C.N. Yang" (PDF). http://insti.physics.sunysb.edu/~yang/yangbio.pdf. "His birth date was erroneously recorded as September 22, 1922 in his 1945 passport. He has since used this incorrect date on all subsequent official documents."
- "Chen Ning Yang". NNDB / Soylent Communications. http://www.nndb.com/people/929/000035824/.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1957". The Nobel Foundation. http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/1957/.
- "Benjamin Franklin Medal for Distinguished Achievement in the Sciences Recipients". American Philosophical Society. http://www.amphilsoc.org/prizes/franklinscience.