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Enrico Fermi

Pierre de Latil

Enrico Fermi

the man and his theories

by Pierre de Latil

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Published by Souvenir Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fermi, Enrico, -- 1901-1954.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPierre de Latil ; translated from the French by Len Ortzen.
    SeriesProfiles in science
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p. ; [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20054189M

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He received the Nobel Prize for physics in He and his wife, who was Jewish, sailed from the awards ceremony in Stockholm directly to the U.S., to avoid the Fascists. Laura and Enrico Fermi. Press photo. This website is dedicated to the legacy of my grandparents Laura and Enrico Fermi and to an ongoing inquiry into our shared nuclear legacy: on the Neutron Trail.

My grandmother Laura Fermi, author and activist, asked the key questions which shape the dialogue and encouraged me to take my first steps along this path.Jun 01,  · Enrico Fermi: Father of the Atomic Age Enrico Fermi () received the Nobel Prize in Physics "for his demonstrations of new radioactive elements produced by neutron irradiation, and for his related discovery of nuclear reactions brought about by slow neutrons."/5().Enrico Fermi’s scientific work, noted for its originality and breadth, has had lasting consequences throughout modern science.

Written by close colleagues as well as scientists whose fields were profoundly influenced by Fermi, the papers collected here constitute a .