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Sir Rudolf Peierls, 2

Selected Private and Scientific Correspondence

Sir Rudolf Peierls, 2 by Sabine Lee
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This edition of the private and scientific correspondence of Sir Rudolf Peierls gives a unique insight into the life and work of one of the greatest theoretical physicists of the 20th century. Rudolf Peierls' scientific work contributed to the early developments in quantum mechanics, and he is well known and much appreciated for his contributions to various disciplines, including solid state physics, nuclear physics, and particle physics. As an enthusiastic and devoted teacher, he passed on his knowledge and understanding and inspired the work of collaborators and students alike. As an effective administrator he was responsible, almost single-handedly, for the establishment of an outstanding successful centre of theoretical physics in Birmingham, and later contributed much to theoretical physics in Oxford.
World Scientific Publishing Company; May 2009
1137 pages; ISBN 9789814471480
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Title: Sir Rudolf Peierls, 2
Author: Sabine Lee