Nobel Lectures in Physics, Volume 6 (1981-1990)

Nobel Lectures in Physics, Volume 6 (1981-1990)

by G. Ekspong

ISBN-10: 9810207298

ISBN-13: 9789810207298

Pub. Date: 02/28/1993

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

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Table of Contents

1981 Nicolaas Bloembergen, Arthur L Schawlow and Kai M Siegbahn3
Biography of Nicolaas Bloembergen7
Nonlinear Optics and Spectroscopy12
Biography of Arthur L Schawlow33
Spectroscopy in a New Light36
Biography of Kai M Siegbahn61
Electron Spectroscopy for Atoms, Molecules and Condensed Matter63
1982 Kenneth G Wilson95
Biography of Kenneth G Wilson99
The Renormalization Group and Critical Phenomena102
1983 Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar and William A Fowler135
Biography of Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar139
On Stars, their Evolution and their Stability142
Biography of William A Fowler167
Experimental and Theoretical Nuclear Astrophysics; The Quest for the Origin of the Elements172
1984 Carlo Rubbia and Simon van der Meer233
Biography of Carlo Rubbia237
Experimental Observation of the Intermediate Vector Bosons W[superscript +], W[superscript -] and Z[superscript 0]240
Biography of Simon van der Meer289
Stochastic Cooling and the Accumulation of Antiprotons291
1985 Klaus von Klitzing311
Biography of Klaus von Klitzing315
The Quantized Hall Effect316
1986 Ernst Ruska, Gerd Binning and Heinrich Rohrer349
Biography of Ernst Ruska353
The Development of the Electron Microscope and of Electron Microscopy355
Biography of Gerd Binnig383
Biography of Heinrich Rohrer387
Scanning Tunneling Microscopy - From Birth to Adolescence389
1987 J Georg Bednorz and K Alex Muller413
Biography of J Georg Bednorz417
Biography of K Alex Muller421
Perovskite-type Oxides - The New Approach to High-T[subscript c] Superconductivity424
1988 Leon M Lederman, Melvin Schwartz and Jack Steinberger461
Biography of Melvin Schwartz465
The First High Energy Neutrino Experiment467
Biography of Jack Steinberger481
Experiments with High-Energy Neutrino Beams487
Biography of Leon M Lederman509
Observations in Particle Physics from Two Neutrinos to the Standard Model511
1989 Norman F Ramsey, Hans G Dehmelt and Wolfgang Paul543
Biography of Norman F Ramsey547
Experiments with Separated Oscillatory Fields and Hydrogen Masers553
Biography of Hans G Dehmelt575
Experiments with an Isolated Subatomic Particle at Rest583
Biography of Wolfgang Paul597
Electromagnetic Traps for Charged and Neutral Particles601
1990 Jerome I Friedman, Henry W Kendall and Richard E Taylor625
Biography of Richard E Taylor629
Deep Inelastic Scattering: The Early Years632
Biography of Henry W Kendall673
Deep Inelastic Scattering: Experiments on the Proton and the Observation of Scaling676
Biography of Jerome I Friedman711
Deep Inelastic Scattering: Comparisons with the Quark Model715

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