David J. Wineland

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Nobel prize medal.svg David J. Wineland
David J. Wineland in 2008
Born David Jeffrey Wineland
Februar 24, 1944 (1944-02-24) (age 70)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Naitionality American
Fields Pheesics
Institutions Naitional Institute o
Staundarts an Technology

Varsity o Colorado, Boulder
Alma mater Varsity o Californie, Berkeley
Harvard Varsity
Varsity o Washington
Thesis The Atomic Deuterium Maser (1971)
Doctoral advisor Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr.
Notable awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2012)
Naitional Medal o Science (2007)
Schawlow Prize (2001)

David Jeffrey Wineland[1] (born Februar 24, 1944)[2] is an American Nobel Prize-winnin pheesicist at the Naitional Institute o Staundarts an Technology (NIST) pheesics laboratory. His wirk haes includit advances in optics, specifically laser cuilin o ions in Paul traps an uise o trapped ions tae implement quantum computin operations. He wis awairdit the 2012 Nobel Prize for Pheesics, jyntly wi Serge Haroche, for "grund-breakin experimental methods that enable measurin an manipulation o individual quantum seestems." [3][4]

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  1. Class of 1961 Graduation List. encinahighschool.com
  2. "David Wineland". Array of Contemporary American Physicists. Retrieved 2013-01-13. 
  3. "Press release - Particle control in a quantum world". Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 9 October 2012. 
  4. Phillips, WD (30 April 2013). "Profile of David Wineland and Serge Haroche, 2012 Nobel laureates in physics.". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 110 (18): 7110–1. PMID 23584018.