Gerd Binnig

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Gerd Binnig
Gerd Binnig at the Memorial Symposium for Heinrich Rohrer (cropped) 2.jpg
Born 20 Julie 1947(1947-07-20)
Frankfurt am Main
Alma mater J.W. Goethe Varsity, Frankfurt
Kent for Scanning tunnelin microscope, atomic force microscope
Awairds Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1986)
The Elliott Cresson Medal (1987)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Institutions IBM Zurich Research Laboratory
Doctoral advisor Werner Martienssen
Eckhardt Hoenig
Doctoral students D. P. E. Smith, Franz Josef Giessibl, Frank Ohnesorge

Gerd Binnig (born 20 Julie 1947[1]) is a German pheesicist, who won the Nobel Prize in Pheesics in 1986 for the invention o the scannin tunnelin microscope.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Gerd Binnig - Biographical". Nobel Media AB. 1986. Retrieved 2014-01-01. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1986 - Press Release". Nobel Media AB. 1986-10-15. Retrieved 2014-01-01.