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United States physicist (born in Russia) who was a proponent of the big-bang theory and who did research in radioactivity and suggested the triplet code for DNA (1904-1968)


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Gamow says: "There is -- let me see -- a novelist who is blocked, an engineer like yourself who works with digital computers and who feels somewhat depersonalized" (p.
Gamow repeats what Will had told him: "I believe you said that even under ideal conditions you felt somewhat -- hollow was the word I think you used" (p.
Gamow is too much in service of the "introject" himself: "Dr.
Gamow looked at his patient--who sat as usual, alert and pleasant--and felt a small spasm of irritation.
Gamow added: "You may believe this anecdote or not, but there are many other observations concerning the reality of the Pauli Effect
Gamow as the apple falling just "to please Sir Isaac Newton" (p.
The difference between this proposed study and recent work of Takahashi based on Langevin equation for cluster deuterium is that we focus on solution of Schrodinger-Langevin equation [6,7] with PT-Symmetric periodic potential as we discussed in the preceding paper and its Gamow integral.
For the purpose of finding Gamow function, in area near x=a we can choose linear approximation for Coulomb potential, such that
In principle, the Gamow function can be derived as follows [11]
After Hubble's discovery of the cosmic expansion and the Big Bang hypothesis by Gamow, astronomical observations and associated theoretical work have resulted in a number of new points of view, as summarized in recent reviews such as those by Linde [1], Hogan, Kirshner and Suntzeff [2], Luminet, Starkman and Weeks [3], Turner [4], Perlmutter [5], Riess and Turner [6], Crease [7] and Linder and Perlmutter [8].
We also highlight its plausible implication to the calculation of Gamow integral for the (periodic) non-Coulomb potential.
Interestingly, Takahashi also described the Gamow integral of his STTBA model as follows [7]
In other words, the standard procedure to derive Gamow factor should also be revised [12].
in theory of static universe the introduction of cosmological constant proved to be incorrect and Einstein accepted the mistake later as quoted by Gamow [42].