Hans Bethe

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United States physicist (born in Germany) noted for research in astrophysics and nuclear physics (1906-2005)

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There, Enrico collaborated with some of the world's greatest scientists, including Niels Bohr, John von Neumann, Hans Bethe, Isidor Rabi, Richard Feynman, and Edward Teller.
The combined weight of the expert counsel of eminent scientists and science administrators in the PSAC, such as Rabi, Hans Bethe, James Killian, and George Kistiakowsky, broke Strauss and Teller's monopolization of advice and convinced Eisenhower that a ban on atmospheric nuclear testing would freeze the U.
The number of truly outstanding scientists and mathematicians that directly or indirectly shaped Hans Bethe is utterly overwhelming, as is the magnitude of his influence on the international physics community.
German-American physicist Hans Bethe (1906-2005) was among the young generation of scientists of the late 1920s and early 1930s who worked on wide-ranging applications and extensions of quantum mechanics after its initial formulation by such foundational figures as Werner Heisenberg and Erwin Schrodinger.
1938 El fisico aleman Hans Bethe descubre la reaccion termonuclear de fusion que ocurre en el Sol.
wife of Nobel physicist Hans Bethe, who headed the Theoretical Division
Menzel, Merle Tuve, George Gamow, and the Nobel laureates Hans Bethe and Stromgren's life-long friend, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar.
Hans Bethe, who liked to mull over his ideas during a morning bath, was one of the world's leading scientists, even before he was enlisted into the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos, New Mexico, which resulted in the first bomb being tested on July 16, 1945.
This was also the explanation offered me by Teller's onetime friend and colleague, Hans Bethe, of whom Bernstein is biographer.
These complaints were unwarranted for (as Hans Bethe wrote in 1982) between 1946 and 1949 the work of the theoretical division which Bethe led was "about equally divided between fission weapon design and problems (which were then very real) related to thermonuclear weapons.
Moreover, the two men most qualified to lead a continuation of the hydrogen bomb project, Enrico Fermi and Hans Bethe, refused to accept the responsibility.
Among those who signed it were Hans Bethe, an architect of the atom bomb, and Norman Ramsey who worked on the Hiroshima bomb.
False, according to Hans Bethe, winner of the 1967 Nobel Prize for Physics.
I was fortunate to find in Hans Bethe an intellectually generous person.
CARA was set up in 1933 and has helped winner of the 1962 Nobel Prize for Chemistry Max Perutz, the 1967 physics prizewinner Hans Bethe and holography inventor Denis Gabor.