[Following is an official Jamia press release.]
It is a matter of immense pride and honour for Jamia Millia Islamia that one of the research papers by Prof. Mohammad Sami at the Centre for Theoretical Physics, Jamia Millia Islamia, written in collaboration with Edmund J Copeland and Shinji Tsujikawa, has been included in the Nobel Prize Committee Document, 2011.
The document titled ‘Scientific Document on the Nobel Prize in Physics 2011’ on ‘The Accelerating Universe’ was released by the ‘Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences’ on October 4, 2011. It cites the paper co-authored by Prof Sami. The paper written by him is titled “Dynamics of Dark Energy” which was published in the International Journal of Modern Physics (D15: 1753-1936, 2006). This is the only contribution from India which has been included in the Nobel Prize Committee Document, 2011 .
Prof. Mohammad Sami thanked the university for all the support that he has got over the years and said that this would only go on to enthuse the students of his centre to excel further in their research.