Physicist who wrote the best-selling books Physics of the Impossible (2008) and Physics of the Future (2011). In 2008 he hosted the three-hour BBC-TV documentary Visions of the Future and in 2009 he began hosting Sci Fi Science: Physics of the Impossible, a 12-episode weekly TV series for the Science Channel.
He was awarded the Hertz Engineering Scholarship before attending Harvard University.
He has been a guest on numerous television shows, including 60 Minutes, Good Morning America and Real Time with Bill Maher.
He married Shizue Kaku and he has two daughters named Michelle and Alyson Kaku.
He followed in the footsteps of Albert Einstein to become a prominent physicist.