TITLE

Penzias, Arno Allan

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Penzias, Arno Allan (1933-) is a Germanborn American astrophysicist who discovered and studied cosmic microwave background radiation. In 1978, he won the Nobel Prize in physics, sharing it with his American colleague Robert Woodrow Wilson.
ACCESSION #
37309288

 

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