The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Leo P. Kadanoff
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Distinguished Service Professor of Physics & Mathematics
University of Chicago
The James Franck Institute
"For fundamental theoretical research in the areas of statistical, solid state and nonlinear physics and, in particular, for the development of scaling techniques in these fields."
Presented by President William Clinton in a White House (East Room) ceremony on Tuesday, March 14, 2000.