John Hasbrouck Van Vleck

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Nobel prize medal.svg John Hasbrouck Van Vleck
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John Hasbrouck Van Vleck, 1974
Born Mairch 13, 1899
Middletown, Connecticut
Died October 27, 1980(1980-10-27) (aged 81)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Naitionality Unitit States
Fields Pheesics
Institutions Varsity o Minnesota
Varsity o Wisconsin–Madison
Harvard Varsity
Varsity o Oxford
Balliol College, Oxford
Alma mater Varsity o Wisconsin-Madison
Harvard Varsity
Doctoral advisor Edwin C. Kemble
Doctoral students Robert Serber
Edward Mills Purcell
Philip Anderson
Thomas Kuhn
John Atanasoff
Notable awairds

John Hasbrouck Van Vleck (Mairch 13, 1899 – October 27, 1980) wis an American pheesicist an mathematician, co-awairdit the 1977 Nobel Prize in Pheesics, for his contreibutions tae the unnerstaundin o the behaviour o electrons in magnetic solits.

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  1. Bleaney, B. (1982). "John Hasbrouck Van Vleck. 13 March 1899-27 October 1980". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 28: 627–626. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1982.0024. JSTOR 769913.