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James Rainwater Ph.D.

James Rainwater Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1975
Co-Nobelists: Aage N. Bohr, Ben R. Mottelson


A biographical memoir a Memorial Tribute by Val L. Fitch, National Academy of Sciences, biography 16 pages, 20 pages total.

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Name: Leo James Rainwater
Birth: 9 December 1917, Council, ID, USA
Death: 31 March 1986, Yonkers, NY, USA
Institution: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Award: "for the discovery of the connection between collective motion and particle motion in atomic nuclei and the development of the theory of the structure of the atomic nucleus based on this connection"
Subject: theoretical nuclear physics
Portion of Cash: 1/3