Bohr, Aage.

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Born 1922, son of Niels Bohr. Took over leadership of the Copenhagen Institute for Theoretical Physics on his father's death. He shared the Nobel Prize for physics in 1975 with his close collaborators Ben Mottelson and James Rainwater, for their contribution to the theory of the collective properties of atomic nuclei.

From the description of Aage Bohr papers, 1950-1993. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154306501

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creatorOf Bohr, Aage. Aage Bohr papers, 1950-1993. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Moore, Ruth E. Research materials for Niels Bohr - the man, his science and the world they changed, [ca. 1912]-1983. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962. Niels Bohr lectures and interviews [sound recording], 1949-1962. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008. Letters to John A. Wheeler, 1977. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995. Conversations with David Inglis, [videorecording] Feb.-May, 1989 American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008. Papers, [ca. 1950s-1970s]. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Bohr, Aage. Oral history interview with Aage Bohr, Margrethe Norlund Bohr and Léon Rosenfeld, 1963 January 23 and 30. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn David Rittenhouse Inglis Papers FS 033., 1929-1980, 1965-1980 Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
creatorOf American Physical Society. Meeting (1976 : Washington, D.C.). Distinguished Speaker Session [sound recording] 1976 April 28. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Thomas Lauritsen papers, 1922-1974 California Institute of Technology. Archives.
referencedIn Atoms for Peace Awards records, 1944-1972 Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Institute Archives and Special Collections
creatorOf Casimir, H. B. G. (Hendrik Brugt Gerhard), 1909-2000. Oral history interview with Hendrik Brugt Gerhard Casimir, 1963 July 5 and 6. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Lauritsen, Thomas, 1915-1973. Papers, 1922-1974, (bulk: 1952-1973) American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
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associatedWith American Physical Society. Meeting (1976 : Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962. person
associatedWith Casimir, H. B. G. (Hendrik Brugt Gerhard), 1909-2000. person
associatedWith Christiansen, C. person
associatedWith Dirac, P. A. M. (Paul Adrien Maurice), 1902- person
associatedWith Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976. person
associatedWith Høffding, Harald, 1843-1931. person
associatedWith Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905- person
associatedWith Jeans, James Hopwood, Sir, 1877-1946. person
associatedWith Killian, James Rhyne, 1904-1988 person
associatedWith Kramers, Hendrik Anthony, 1894-1952. person
associatedWith Kuhn, Thomas S. person
associatedWith Lauritsen, Thomas, 1915-1973. person
associatedWith Leggett, M. Bryce person
associatedWith Moore, Ruth E. person
associatedWith Niels Bohr institutet. corporateBody
associatedWith Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958. person
associatedWith Rosenfeld, L. (Leon), 1904-1974, person
associatedWith Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937. person
associatedWith Thomson, J. J. (Joseph John), 1856-1940. person
associatedWith Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008. person
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Nuclear physics
Quantum theory
Science--International cooperation
Atomic theory
Physics
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Physicists--Interviews
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Birth 1922-06-19

Death 2009-09-08

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