Douglas Osheroff

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Douglas Osheroff
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Born Douglas Dean Osheroff
(1945-08-01) 1 August 1945 (age 74)
Aberdeen, Washington, U.S.
Residence Californie, U.S.
Naitionality American
Citizenship Unitit States
Alma mater California Institute of Technology (B.S.), Cornell Varsity (Ph.D.)
Kent for Discoverin superfluidity in Helium-3
Hauf-marrae(s) Phyllis Liu-Osheroff (m. 1970 – present)
Awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1996)
Simon Memorial Prize (1976)
Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize (1970)
Scientific career
Fields Experimental Pheesics, Condensed Matter Pheesics
Institutions Stanford Varsity
Bell Labs
Doctoral advisor David Lee
Influences Richard Feynman

Douglas Dean Osheroff (born August 1, 1945) is a pheesicist kent for his wirk in experimental condensed matter pheesics, in pairteecular for his co-discovery o superfluidity in Helium-3. For his contreibutions he shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Pheesics alang wi David Lee an Robert C. Richardson.[1]

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  1. "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1996". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-10-04.