Prof. Dr. Klaus von Klitzing
Words of Support
“There are talents all over the world and the language of science does not know borders. Good mentoring is the best way to ask the right questions.”
Prof. Dr. Klaus von Klitzing is a German physicist who heads the Department of Low Dimensional Electron Systems at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research in Stuttgart, Germany. He has served as professor at the Technical University of Munich and the University of Stuttgart. In 1985, Prof. Dr. von Klitzing won the Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of the quantized Hall effect. His research areas include experimental semiconductor physics, low dimensional electron systems, nanoelectrics, and molecular quantum structures.