David J. Wineland

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David J. Wineland
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David J. Wineland in 2008
Born David Jeffrey Wineland
(1944-02-24) 24 Februar 1944 (age 75)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Naitionality American
Alma mater Varsity o Californie, Berkeley
Harvard Varsity
Varsity o Washington
Awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2012)
Naitional Medal o Science (2007)
Schawlow Prize (2001)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Institutions Naitional Institute o
Staundarts an Technology

Varsity o Colorado, Boulder
Thesis The Atomic Deuterium Maser (1971)
Doctoral advisor Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr.

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.