Niels Bohr

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Danish physicist who studied atomic structure and radiations

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But this is what Michael Frayn achieved with his play Copenhagen, an imaginative reconstruction of the actual meeting between the distinguished German physicist Werner Heisenberg and his Danish counterpart Nils Bohr in 1941.
'I was tremendously relieved, because Nils Bohr is still a great national hero in Denmark and a lot of people still have sensitive memories of the occupation.
What Heisenberg couldn't say to Nils Bohr was that he was running the German atomic bomb programme.
FACTFILE Well before Star Trek, the quantum theory originated with Albert Einstein and Danish nuclear physicist Nils Bohr who were trying to describe the behaviour of light and atoms.