Jose A. Magpantay
Field of award: Physics
Year awarded: 1985
Division: Physical Sciences
In recognition of his researches in high energy physics, the field of physics which aims to explain the fundamental particles and their interactions. In particular, he has worked on various technical problems in gauge theories like gauge invariant formulations, symmetry breaking and restoration and the problems in quantization.
Education: PhD (High Energy Physics) Purdue University 1980; MS (Physics) University of the Philippines 1975; BS (Physics) University of the Philippines 1972