Category:Charles K. Kao

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Charles K. Kao 
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Hong Hong-British-American physicist
Date of birth 4 November 1933
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • University College London
  • University of Greenwich
Doctoral advisor
  • Harold Barlow
  • physicist
  • engineer
  • scientist
  • inventor
  • entrepreneur
Member of
  • Royal Society (1997)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (1979)
  • European Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences
  • Academia Sinica
  • National Academy of Engineering
Field of work
  • Kao Chun-Hsiang
Award received
  • IEEE Morris N. Liebmann Memorial Award (1978)
  • IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal
  • Marconi Prize (1985)
  • C&C Prize
  • Faraday Medal (1989)
  • James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials
  • SPIE Gold Medal
  • Prince Philip Medal
  • Japan Prize
  • 3463 Kaokuen
  • Charles Stark Draper Prize (1999)
  • Asian of the Century
  • Nobel Prize in Physics (Willard Boyle, George E. Smith, 5,000,000 Swedish krona, 2009)
  • Grand Bauhinia Medal
  • Fellow of the Royal Society
  • Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire
  • Stuart Ballantine Medal (1977)
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