Lev Landau

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Lev Landau
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BornLev Davidovich Landau
22 Januar 1908(1908-01-22)
Baku, Baku Govrenorate, Roushie Empire
Died1 Apryle 1968(1968-04-01) (aged 60)
Moscow, Soviet Union
ResidenceSoviet Union
CitizenshipSoviet Union
EddicationBaku Economical Technical Schuil
Alma materBaku State Varsity
Leningrad State Varsity (diploma, 1927)
Leningrad Physico-Technical Institute (D.Sc., 1934)
Kent for
Hauf-marrae(s)K. T. Drobanzeva (married 1937; 1 bairn) (1908–1984)
AwairdsStalin Prize (1946)
Max Planck Medal (1960)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1962)
Scientific career
FieldsTheoretical pheesics
InstitutionsKharkov Polytechnical Institute an Kharkiv Varsity (later Kharkiv Institute o Pheesics an Technology)
Institute for Pheesical Problems (RAS)
MSU Faculty o Pheesics
Academic advisorsNiels Bohr
Doctoral studentsAlexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov
Isaak Markovich Khalatnikov
Ither notable studentsEvgeny Lifshitz

Lev Davidovich Landau (Roushie: Ле́в Дави́дович Ланда́у; January 22 [A.S. January 9] 1908 – 1 Aprile 1968) wis a Soviet pheesicist wha made fundamental contreibutions tae mony auries o theoretical pheesics.