Maria Goeppert-Mayer

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Maria Goeppert Mayer
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BornMaria Göppert
28 Juin 1906(1906-06-28)
Kattowitz, German Empire
(the day Katowice, Poland)
Died20 Februar 1972(1972-02-20) (aged 65)
San Diego, Californie, Unitit States
CitizenshipGermany
Unitit States
Alma materVarsity o Göttingen
Kent forNuclear Shell Structur
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1963)
Scientific career
FieldsPheesics
InstitutionsSarah Lawrence College
Columbia Varsity
Los Alamos Laboratory
Argonne Naitional Laboratory
Varsity o Californie, San Diego
Varsity o Chicago
Doctoral advisorMax Born
Doctoral studentsRobert G. Sachs
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Maria Goeppert Mayer (Juin 28, 1906 – Februar 20, 1972) wis a German-born American theoretical pheesicist, an Nobel laureate in Physics for proponin the nuclear shell model o the atomic nucleus. She wis the seicont female Nobel laureate in pheesics, efter Marie Curie.