Anders Nilsson

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Anders Nilsson is currently a Professor of Chemical Physics at Stockholm University and a Professor Emeritus of Photon Science at Stanford University. He received the Lindbomska Award from the Swedish Royal Academy of Science, the Royal Oscar Award from Uppsala University in 1994, the Shirley Award from Berkeley 1998, the Humboldt Award for senior scientist in 2010, and an honorable doctorate from the Technical University of Denmark in 2015. His research interests include x-ray science, surface science, catalysis, and water structure and dynamics.

Condensed Matter Physics

Viewpoint: X-Ray Probe Targets Interfaces

A new spectroscopy technique employs x rays from a free electron laser to measure the properties of interfaces that may be hidden within a material. Read More »