Sidney Coleman (7 March 1937 - 18 November 2007) was an American physicist. He was born in Chicago and held citizenship in the United States. Coleman completed his education at the California Institute of Technology and went on to make significant contributions in the field of physics as a professional.
Throughout his career, Coleman worked with eminent physicists like Murray Gell-Mann, who served as his doctoral advisor. Coleman also had notable doctoral students, including Jeffrey Mandula.
In addition to his work in physics, Sidney Coleman was a founder of Advent:Publishers. He passed away on November 18, 2007, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.