Placzek, G. (George), 1905-1955

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Dates:
Birth 1905-09-26
Death 1955-10-09

Biographical notes:

Physicist (atomic structure, quantum mechanics, and nuclear reactors). Collaborator, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Copenhagen, 1932-1934, 1935-1938; temporary principal scientific officer, Directorate of Atomic Energy, Great Britain, 1942-1945; member of staff, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, 1945-1946; member, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University from 1948.

From the description of Papers, 1934-1955, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154306265

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Subjects:

  • Art and science
  • Nuclear energy--Government policy
  • Atomic structure
  • Optics
  • Spectrum analysis
  • Bose--Einstein gas
  • Manuscripts--Conservation and restoration
  • Raman effect
  • Nuclear physics
  • Geometry--Early works to 1800
  • Quantum statistics
  • Neutrons--Scattering

Occupations:

  • Physicists

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)