TITLE

Wieman, Carl Edwin

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Wieman, Carl Edwin (1851-), an American physicist, helped discover a new state of matter, called the Bose-Einstein condensate. For this discovery, Wieman shared the 2001 Nobel Prize in physics with American physicist Eric Allin Cornell and German physicist Wolfgang Ketterle .
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37309977

 

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