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Current Membership

  • Chair
    Peter Mohr
    National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Chair Elect
    Laura Greene (NAS)
    Florida State University
  • Operations Officer
    Ana M. Ferreras
    NAS Program Officer
  • Secretary
    Amy K. Flatten
    American Physical Society
  • American Association of Physics Teachers
    David Sokoloff
    University of Oregon
  • American Institute of Physics
    Philip (Bo) Hammer
    Corporate Secretary, American Institute of Physics
  • American Physical Society
    Bruce Barrett (2017)
    University of Arizona
    American Physical Society
    Fulvia Pilat (2017)
    Jefferson Lab
  • American Physical Society
    Herman Winick
    Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory, SLAC
  • Acoustical Society of America
    William Hartmann
    Michigan State University


  • Ercan Alp
    Argonne National Laboratory
  • William Colglazier
    American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Katharine B. Gebbie
    National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Patricia McBride
    Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory


  • Chair, Board on Physics and Astronomy
    Michael S. Witherell
    University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Chair, U.S. Advisory Committee for the International Commission for Optics (USAC/ICO)
    John Greivenkamp
    University of Arizona
  • Secretary, International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation
    Beverly Berger
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • American Association of Physicists Medicine
    John Hazle
    University of Texas
  • IUPAP President-Elect
    Kennedy Reed
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 
  • Executive Officer, American Physical Society 
    Kate Kirby
    American Physical Society
  • Executive Officer, American Association of Physics Teachers
    Beth Cunningham
    American Association of Physics Teachers
  • Executive Director and CEO, American Institute of Physics
    Fred Dylla
    American Institute of Physics
  • NAS Foreign Secretary
    John Hildebrand
    University of Arizona, Tucson



  • Symbols, Units, Nomenclature, Atomic Masses, and Fundamental Constants (C2)
    William Phillips
    National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Statistical Physics (C3)
    Beate Schmittmann
    Iowa State University
  • Cosmic Rays (C4)
    Eun-Suk Seo
    University of Maryland
  • Low Temperature Physics (C5)
    William Halperin
    Northwestern University
  • Biological Physics (C6)
    Aihua Xie, Chair
    Oklahoma State University
  • Semiconductors (C8)
    Allan H. MacDonald, Chair
    University of Texas, Austin
  • Magnetism (C9)
    Kai Liu
    University of California, Davis
  • Structure & Dynamics of Condensed Matter (C10)
    Laura Greene
    Florida State University
  • Particles and Fields (C11)
    Heidi Schellman
    Northwestern University
  • Nuclear Physics (C12)
    Ani Aprahamian
    University of Notre Dame
  • Physics for Development (C13)
    Sekazi Mtingwa
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Physics Education (C14)
    Priscilla Laws
    Dickinson College
  • Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics (C15)
    Thomas F. Gallagher
    University of Virginia
  • Plasma Physics (C16)
    Warren Mori
    University of California, Los Angeles
  • Quantum Electronics (C17)
    Thaddeus Ladd
    HRL Laboratories, LLC
  • Mathematical Physics (C18)
    Bruno Nachtergaele
    University of California, Davis
  • Astrophysics (C19)
    Chryssa Kouveliotou
    The George Washington University
  • Computational Physics (C20)
    David Landau
    University of Georgia, Athens





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