Douglas Osheroff

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Douglas Osheroff
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BornDouglas Dean Osheroff
(1945-08-01) 1 August 1945 (age 75)
Aberdeen, Washington, U.S.
ResidenceCalifornie, U.S.
NaitionalityAmerican
CitizenshipUnitit States
Alma materCalifornia Institute of Technology (B.S.), Cornell Varsity (Ph.D.)
Kent forDiscoverin superfluidity in Helium-3
Hauf-marrae(s)Phyllis Liu-Osheroff (m. 1970 – present)
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1996)
Simon Memorial Prize (1976)
Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize (1970)
Scientific career
FieldsExperimental Pheesics, Condensed Matter Pheesics
InstitutionsStanford Varsity
Bell Labs
Doctoral advisorDavid Lee
InfluencesRichard 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.