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Paul Dirac
Born Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac
8 August 1902(1902-08-08)
Bristol, Ingland
Dee'd 20 October 1984(1984-10-20) (agit 82)
Tallahassee, Florida, USA
Residence Unitit Kinrick
Naitionality Swisserland (1902–19)
Unitit Kinrick (1919–84)
Fields Pheesics (theoretical)
Institutions Varsity o Cambridge
Varsity o Miami
Florida State Varsity
Alma mater Varsity o Bristol
Varsity o Cambridge
Doctoral advisor Ralph Fowler
Doctoral students Homi Bhabha
Harish Chandra Mehta
Dennis Sciama
Fred Hoyle
Behram Kurşunoğlu
John Polkinghorne
Kent for
Notable awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1933)
Copley Medal (1952)
Max Planck Medal (1952)
Fellae o the Ryal Society (1930)[1]

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac OM FRS[2] (/dɪˈræk/ di-RAK; 8 August 1902 – 20 October 1984) wis an Inglis theoretical pheesicist who made fundamental contributions tae the early development o baith quantum mechanics an quantum electrodynamics. He wis the Lucasian Professor o Mathematics at the Varsity o Cambridge, a member o the Center for Theoretical Studies, Varsity of Miami, an spent the last decade o his life at Florida State Varsity.

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  1. Nobel Bio
  2. Dalitz, R. H.; Peierls, R. (1986). "Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac. 8 August 1902-20 October 1984". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 32: 138. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1986.0006. JSTOR 770111.  edit