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Physics and society :essays in honor of Victor Fredrick Weisskopf by the international community of physicists

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Synopsis:

Victor Weisskopf's contributions to physics, and to society, have earned him a special place in the world of science. This book pays homage to Weisskopf's multifaceted life in a diverse collection of essays revealing his personality and passions. Prominent physicists (including Bethe, Murray Gell-Mann, Charles H. Townes, J. David Jackson, and Norman Ramsey) write about the man and his contributions to science.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781563963865
Editor:
Steffan, V.
Publisher:
Springer
Editor:
Steffan, V.
Author:
Stefan, V.
Location:
Woodbury, NY :
Subject:
Science
Subject:
Physics
Subject:
History
Subject:
Physicists -- United States -- Biography.
Subject:
Science -- Social aspects.
Subject:
Physics-General
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
19980131
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
236
Dimensions:
9.54x6.37x.66 in. 1.15 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Victor Weisskopf's contributions to physics, and to society, have earned him a special place in the world of science. This book pays homage to Weisskopf's multifaceted life in a diverse collection of essays revealing his personality and passions. Prominent physicists (including Bethe, Murray Gell-Mann, Charles H. Townes, J. David Jackson, and Norman Ramsey) write about the man and his contributions to science.
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