Daniel L. Jafferis

Daniel L. Jafferis

Harvard University

2019 New Horizons in Physics Prize

For fundamental insights about quantum information, quantum field theory, and gravity.


It has been a joy for me to take part in the great human project of scientifically understanding our world, and I am tremendously excited by the many things yet to be discovered. I would like to thank everyone who has helped and supported me throughout my life in pursuing my passion for investigating the deepest laws of the universe, especially my brother Noah and my parents Jim and Dorene.

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