Great • Alfred • Nobel • Gives • Aspiration
Prize Winners' Ideas & Thought Processes!

Biography/History of Discovery

Jack Steinberger Ph.D.

Nobel Prize in Physics 1988
Nobel Prize shared with Leon M. Lederman, Melvin Schwartz
National Medal of Science - Physical Sciences 1988 USA

Physicist, Cosmologist, Astrophysicist. Hobbies: Playing the Flute, Tennis, Mountaineering, Sailing.

To Ganga Library founder on 3 Aug 2014, "I have used your questions to me as an incentive to prepare a list of my publications".

Biography/History of Discovery

Jack Steinberger

Book generously contributed by Jack Steinberger.

Robert Lefkowitz
Photo: Sigismund von Dobsch├╝tz. Source: Wikimedia Commons

Name: Jack Steinberger
Birth: 25 May 1921, Bad Kissingen, Germany
Institution: CERN, Geneva, Switzerland
Award: "for the neutrino beam method and the demonstration of the doublet structure of the leptons through the discovery of the muon neutrino"
Subject: particle physics
Portion of cash: 1/3
National Medal of Science - Physical Sciences 1988 USA
Biography/History of Discovery
History of Discovery: 'Learning about particles, 50 privileged years', Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2010.
External Resources [Mainly Text]
'Jack Steinberger and the Muon-Neutrino', Department of Defense, R&D Accomplishments