George Gamow

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George Gamow
Born Georgiy Antonovich Gamov
4 Mairch 1904(1904-03-04) (O.S. 20 Februar 1904)
Odessa, Roushie Empire (nou Ukraine)
Died 19 August 1968(1968-08-19) (aged 64)
Boulder, Colorado, Unitit States
Citizenship Soviet Union,
Unitit States
Alma mater Leningrad State Varsity
Kent for Gamow factor
Gamow–Teller transeetion
Alpher–Bethe–Gamow paper
Alpha decay
Liquid drap model
Quantum tunnellin
Big Bang
One Two Three ... Infinity
Awairds Kalinga Prize (1956)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesicist, science writer
Institutions Varsity o Göttingen
Niels Bohr Institute
Cavendish Laboratory
George Washington Varsity
Varsity o Californie, Berkeley
Varsity o Colorado Boulder
Doctoral advisor Alexander Friedmann
Doctoral students Ralph Asher Alpher
Vera Rubin

George Gamow (4 Mairch 1904 – 19 August 1968), born Georgiy Antonovich Gamov, wis a Soviet-American theoretical pheesicist an cosmologist. He wis an early advocate an developer o Lemaître's Big Bang theory.