Enrico Fermi: And the Revolutions of Modern Physics

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Author: Dan Cooper
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Genre: Physics
Pages: 121
Language: english
Year: 1999
ISBN 10: 0387894853
ISBN 13: 9780387894850
Series: Oxford Portraits in Science
Edition: Unknown
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In 1938, at the age of 37, Enrico Fermi was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. That same year he emigrated from Italy to the United States and, in the course of his experiments, discovered nuclear fissiona process which forms...