Congratulations to Robert Wald!
Congratulations to the KICP's Robert Wald for being awarded the 2017 Einstein Prize from the American Physical Society. The prize recognizes outstanding accomplishments in the field of gravitational physics. Professor Wald's award citation reads: "For fundamental contributions to classical and semiclassical gravity studies, in particular, the discovery of the general formula for black hole entropy, and for developing a rigorous formulation of quantum field theory in curved spacetime."