François Englert

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François Englert
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François Englert in Israel, 2007
Born (1932-11-06) 6 November 1932 (age 87)
Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium[1]
NaitionalityBelgian
Alma materUniversité Libre de Bruxelles
Kent forHiggs mechanism
AwairdsFrancqui Prize (1982)
Wolf Prize in Pheesics (2004)
Sakurai Prize (2010)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2013)
Scientific career
FieldsTheoretical pheesics
InstitutionsUniversité Libre de Bruxelles
Tel Aviv Varsity[2][3]

François Baron Englert (French: [ɑ̃ɡlɛʁ]; born 6 November 1932) is a Belgian theoretical pheesicist an 2013 Nobel prize laureate (shared wi Peter Higgs).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "CV". Francquifoundation.be. 1982-04-17. Retrieved 2013-10-08. 
  2. Tel Aviv U. affiliated prof. who is a Holocaust survivor wins Nobel for physics, The Jerusalem Post, Danielle Ziri, 10/08/2013
  3. Tel Aviv University professor shares Nobel for physics, Haaretz, 8 October 2013