# Anton Kapustin

Anton Nikolayevich Kapustin (born November 10, 1971, Moscow) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist and the Earle C. Anthony Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and a former member of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University.wikipedia

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### Simons Center for Geometry and Physics

Anton Nikolayevich Kapustin (born November 10, 1971, Moscow) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist and the Earle C. Anthony Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and a former member of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University.

Other former faculty members include physicists Michael R. Douglas and Anton Kapustin.

### Edward Witten

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With Edward Witten he discovered deep connections between the S-duality of supersymmetric gauge theories and the geometric Langlands correspondence.

With Anton Kapustin, he has made deep mathematical connections between S-duality of gauge theories and the geometric Langlands correspondence.

### Nikolai Kapustin

**Mykola Hirshevych Kapustin**

He is the son of the pianist-composer Nikolai Kapustin.

Theoretical physicist Anton Kapustin is his son.

### Geometric Langlands correspondence

**geometric Langlands programgeometric Langlands**

With Edward Witten he discovered deep connections between the S-duality of supersymmetric gauge theories and the geometric Langlands correspondence.

In a paper from 2007, Anton Kapustin and Edward Witten described a connection between the geometric Langlands correspondence and S-duality, a property of certain quantum field theories.

### John Preskill

**Dr. John PreskillJ. Preskill**

Kapustin obtained a B.S. in physics from Moscow State University in 1993 and he received a Ph.D. in physics from the California Institute of Technology in 1997 with John Preskill as his advisor.

### S-duality

**S-dualmagnetic dualS-dualities**

Recent work of Anton Kapustin and Edward Witten suggests that Montonen–Olive duality is closely related to a research program in mathematics called the geometric Langlands program.

### Kapustin

Anton Kapustin (born 1971), professor of theoretical physics at Caltech

### Simons Foundation

**SimonsSimons FellowJames and Marilyn Simons Foundation**

### Mark Gross (mathematician)

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with Paul S. Aspinwall, Tom Bridgeland, Alastair Craw, Michael R. Douglas, Anton Kapustin, Gregory W. Moore, Graeme Segal, Balázs Szendrői, and P. M. H. Wilson: Dirichlet branes and Mirror Symmetry, Clay Mathematics Monographs 4, 2009

### List of string theory topics

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Anton Kapustin

### List of International Congresses of Mathematicians Plenary and Invited Speakers

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Anton Kapustin

### K-theory (physics)

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Prominent researchers in this area include Edward Witten, Peter Bouwknegt, Angel Uranga, Emanuel Diaconescu, Gregory Moore, Anton Kapustin, Jonathan Rosenberg, Ruben Minasian, Amihay Hanany, Hisham Sati, Nathan Seiberg, Juan Maldacena, Daniel Freed, and Igor Kriz.

### Earle C. Anthony

Anton Nikolayevich Kapustin (born November 10, 1971, Moscow) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist and the Earle C. Anthony Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and a former member of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University.

### California Institute of Technology

**CaltechCalifornia Institute of Technology (Caltech)Cal Tech**

Anton Nikolayevich Kapustin (born November 10, 1971, Moscow) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist and the Earle C. Anthony Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and a former member of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University. Kapustin obtained a B.S. in physics from Moscow State University in 1993 and he received a Ph.D. in physics from the California Institute of Technology in 1997 with John Preskill as his advisor.

### Stony Brook University

**Stony BrookState University of New York at Stony BrookSUNY Stony Brook**

Anton Nikolayevich Kapustin (born November 10, 1971, Moscow) is a Russian-American theoretical physicist and the Earle C. Anthony Professor of Theoretical Physics at the California Institute of Technology, and a former member of the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics at Stony Brook University.

### Quantum field theory

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His interests lie in quantum field theory and string theory, and their applications to particle physics and condensed matter theory.

### String theory

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His interests lie in quantum field theory and string theory, and their applications to particle physics and condensed matter theory.

### Bachelor of Science

**B.S.BSBSc**

Kapustin obtained a B.S. in physics from Moscow State University in 1993 and he received a Ph.D. in physics from the California Institute of Technology in 1997 with John Preskill as his advisor.

### Moscow State University

**Moscow UniversityLomonosov Moscow State UniversityMoscow**

Kapustin obtained a B.S. in physics from Moscow State University in 1993 and he received a Ph.D. in physics from the California Institute of Technology in 1997 with John Preskill as his advisor.

### Doctor of Philosophy

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### Moscow

**Moscow, RussiaMoskvaMuscovite**

### Theoretical physics

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