Melvin Schwartz

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Melvin Schwartz
Born2 November 1932(1932-11-02)
New York Ceety, New York
Died28 August 2006(2006-08-28) (aged 73)
Twin Falls, Idaho
NaitionalityAmerican
Alma materColumbia Varsity
Kent forNeutrinos
Hauf-marrae(s)Marilyn (3 bairns)[1]
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1988)
Scientific career
FieldsPairticle pheesics
InstitutionsBrookhaven National Laboratory
Stanford University
Columbia University
Doctoral advisorJack Steinberger

Melvin Schwartz (November 2, 1932 – August 28, 2006) wis an American pheesicist. He shared the 1988 Nobel Prize in Pheesics wi Leon M. Lederman an Jack Steinberger for thair development o the neutrino beam method an thair demonstration o the dooblet structur o the leptons throu the discovery o the muon neutrino.[2]

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  1. http://www.nasonline.org/publications/biographical-memoirs/memoir-pdfs/schwartz-melvin.pdf
  2. Samios, Nicholas P. (December 2006). "Obituary: Melvin Schwartz". Physics Today. 59 (12): 75–76. Bibcode:2006PhT....59l..75S. doi:10.1063/1.2435691.