# Michio Kaku

American theoretical physicist, futurist and author

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## Michio Kaku's Degrees

- PhD Physics University of California, Berkeley

## Why Is Michio Kaku Influential?

(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Michio Kaku is an American theoretical physicist, activist, futurologist, and popular-science writer. He is a professor of theoretical physics in the City College of New York and CUNY Graduate Center. Kaku is the author of several books about physics and related topics and has made frequent appearances on radio, television, and film. He is also a regular contributor to his own blog, as well as other popular media outlets. For his efforts to bridge science and science fiction, he is a 2021 Sir Arthur Clarke Lifetime Achievement Awardee.

## Michio Kaku's Published Works

### Published Works

- Properties of Conformal Supergravity (1978) (276)
- Gauge theory of the conformal and superconformal group (1977) (209)
- Quantum Field Theory: A Modern Introduction (1993) (204)
- Field theory of relativistic strings. I. Trees (1974) (194)
- Poincarésupergravity as broken superconformal gravity (1978) (189)
- Introduction to Superstrings and M-Theory (1999) (167)
- Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the Tenth Dimension (1994) (158)
- Introduction to superstrings (1988) (149)
- Field theory of relativistic strings. II. Loops and Pomerons (1974) (130)
- Unified field theories with U(N) internal symmetries: G (1977) (105)
- Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100 (2012) (95)
- Superconformal Unified Field Theory (1977) (86)
- Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century (1998) (78)
- Beyond Einstein: The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe (1987) (57)
- Strings, Conformal Fields, and M-Theory (2000) (52)
- SUPERSYMMETRY AT HIGH TEMPERATURES (1978) (49)
- Parallel Worlds: A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions, and the Future of the Cosmos (2004) (44)
- Physics of the Future (2011) (42)
- The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind (2014) (42)
- Unified Approach to Matter Coupling in Weyl and Einstein Supergravity (1978) (34)
- Ghost-free formulation of quantum gravity in the light-cone gauge (1975) (34)
- Strong-coupling approach to the quantization of conformal gravity (1983) (33)
- Locality in the gauge-covariant field theory of strings☆ (1985) (30)
- The general multi-loop Veneziano amplitude☆ (1970) (30)
- Strings, conformal fields, and topology (1991) (29)
- Lattice formulation of general relativity (1979) (29)
- Gauge field theory of covariant strings (1986) (28)
- Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel (2008) (27)
- Strings, Conformal Fields and Topology: An Introduction (1992) (23)
- Einstein's Cosmos: How Albert Einstein's Vision Transformed Our Understanding of Space and Time (2004) (20)
- Quantization of conformal gravity: Another approach to the renormalization of gravity (1982) (20)
- Why are there two BRST string field theories (1988) (18)
- Parallel Worlds: The Science of Alternative Universes and Our Future in the Cosmos (2006) (16)
- Functional measure for quantum gravity (1977) (15)
- Frontiers in Quantum Field Theory (1996) (15)
- Field theory of spinning strings (1974) (11)
- Superconformal gravity in Hamiltonian form: Another approach to the renormalization of gravitation (1983) (11)
- Gauge fixing ambiguities, flux strings, and the unconstrained Yang-Mills theory (1979) (10)
- Gauge theory on a random supersymmetric lattice (1983) (9)
- Deriving the four-string and open-closed string interactions from geometric string field theory (1990) (8)
- Unitary Nonplanar Closed Loops (1970) (7)
- UNITARIZATION OF THE DUAL RESONANCE AMPLITUDE I. PLANAR N-LOOP AMPLITUDE (1971) (7)
- DIVERGENCE OF THE N-LOOP PLANAR GRAPH IN THE DUAL-RESONANCE MODEL. (1971) (7)
- UNITARIZATION OF THE DUAL-RESONANCE AMPLITUDE. II. THE NONPLANAR N-LOOP AMPLITUDE. (1971) (7)
- Anomalies in non-polynomial closed string field theory (1990) (7)
- Nuclear power, both sides : the best arguments for and against the most controversial technology (1982) (6)
- Non-polynomial closed string field theory: loops and conformal maps (1990) (6)
- Effective potentials in different supergravities (1983) (6)
- Towards a Classification of Conformal Field Theories (1991) (5)
- Into the eleventh dimension (1997) (5)
- Observations on the Gribov ambiguity in general relativity in the Coulomb gauge (1979) (5)
- Unitarization of the dual-resonance amplitude. iii. general rules for the orientable and nonorientable multiloop amplitudes (1971) (4)
- The fissioning universe: Topological inflation and Kaluza-Klein cosmologies☆ (1986) (4)
- Yang—Baxter Relation (2000) (4)
- 2D Gravity and Matrix Models (2000) (4)
- Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the Twenty-First Century (1998) (3)
- Soliton "dictionary" for massive quantum electrodynamics (1975) (3)
- STRING FIELD THEORY (1987) (3)
- Linear Dependences and the Multiloop Veneziano Amplitude (1971) (3)
- Physics of the Future: The Inventions That Will Transform Our Lives (2012) (3)
- Conformal Field Theory and Kac-Moody Algebras (1999) (2)
- INTRODUCTION TO THE FIELD THEORY OF STRINGS (1985) (2)
- Are we becoming gods (2007) (2)
- Functional approach to dual quark models (1971) (2)
- Toward a Classification of Conformal Field Theories (2000) (2)
- Ultraviolet behavior of bosonic quantum membranes (1999) (2)
- Geometric String Field Theory: Deriving String Theory from First Principles (1988) (2)
- Will we ever have a theory of everything (2006) (2)
- SU(4) and a new class of exact, time-dependent, classical solutions to gauge theories (1976) (1)
- Behind Barbed Wire (1991) (1)
- The Future of Humanity (2018) (1)
- Highlights of Supersymmetry, Superstrings, and M-Theory (2003) (1)
- Lattices Gravity and Supergravity (1981) (1)
- How Unstable Are Fundamental Quantum Supermembranes (1996) (1)
- The Physics of Interstellar Travel (2002) (1)
- Divergence of the two-loop planar graph in the dual-resonance model (1971) (1)
- Recent developments in D = 2 string field theory (1994) (1)
- SUPERGAUGE FIELD THEORY OF COVARIANT HETEROTIC STRINGS (1986) (1)
- Dual pion model with zero intercept and nine dimensions (1974) (0)
- Geometric String Field Theory (1988) (0)
- Solitons, D-Branes, and Black Holes (1999) (0)
- Never say never (2008) (0)
- A Note on the Stability of Quantum Supermembranes (1996) (0)
- THEORY OF ELECTRON PLASMA OSCILLATION (1958) (0)
- New developments in string field theory (1990) (0)
- FUN WITH STRINGS (1989) (0)
- Calabi-Yau Spaces and Orbifolds (1999) (0)
- Heterotic Strings and Compactification (1999) (0)
- Reading the Mind of God (2006) (0)
- Beyond the Planck Length (1991) (0)
- Quantum Field Theory and Quantum Field Theory:A Modern Introduction (1994) (0)
- Time-dependent generalizations of 't Hooft-type monopoles (1976) (0)
- Hyperspace and superstrings (2007) (0)
- Knot Theory and Quantum Groups (2000) (0)
- The best American science writing 2012 (2009) (0)
- Frontiers in quantum field theory. Proceedings. (1996) (0)
- Compactifications and BPS States (1999) (0)
- Physical Interpretation of the 26 dimensions of Bosonic String Theory (2001) (0)
- Multiloops and Teichmüller Spaces (1988) (0)
- Modular Invariance and the A—D—E Classification (2000) (0)
- WZW Model, Cosets, and Rational Conformal Field Theory (2000) (0)
- Topological Field Theory (2000) (0)
- A device that makes things disappear may be closer than you think (2008) (0)
- Path Integrals and Point Particles (1999) (0)
- Light Cone Field Theory (1999) (0)
- Nonpolynomial String Field Theory (2000) (0)
- Life and business in 2020 (2002) (0)
- Recent developments in superconformal gravity (1979) (0)
- New Technologies A ppl ie d to Product ion Syste ms (2017) (0)
- Nambu—Goto Strings (1999) (0)
- and repression (2015) (0)
- Impossible physics: what is not forbidden is compulsory (2008) (0)
- BPZ Bootstrap and Minimal Models (2000) (0)
- N=2 SUSY and Parafermions (2000) (0)
- M-Theory and Duality (2000) (0)
- D-Branes and CFT/ADS Duality (2000) (0)
- Physics of the Future. Chapter I. Mind Over Matter (In Rusian) (2018) (0)
- Symmetries and String Field Theory in D=2 (1993) (0)
- BRST Field Theory (1999) (0)
- Anomalies and the Atiyah-Singer Theorem (1999) (0)
- The power of staring (2005) (0)
- Invisibility: A device that renders objects truly invisible maybe commonplace within the next few decades. (2008) (0)

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