Simon van der Meer

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This is a Dutch name; the faimily name is van der Meer, nae Meer.
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Simon van der Meer
Nobelprijswinnaar v.d. Meer en echtgenote op Huis ten Bosch met Koningin Beatrix, Bestanddeelnr 253-8884.jpg
Simon van der Meer (left) an wife are received bi Queen Beatrix an Prince Claus in 1985
Born 24 November 1925(1925-11-24)
The Hague, The Netherlands
Died 4 Mairch 2011(2011-03-04) (aged 85)
Geneva, Swisserland
Residence Swisserland
Naitionality Dutch
Alma mater TU Delft
Kent for Stochastic cuilin
Awairds Duddell Medal an Prize (1982)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (1984)
Scientific career
Fields Pheesics
Institutions CERN

Simon van der Meer (24 November 1925 – 4 Mairch 2011) wis a Dutch pairticle accelerator pheesicist wha shared the Nobel Prize in Pheesics in 1984 wi Carlo Rubbia for contreibutions tae the CERN project which led tae the discovery o the W an Z particles, twa o the maist fundamental constituents o matter.[1][2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1984". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 31 October 2009. 
  2. Darriulat, Pierre. "The W and Z particles: a personal recollection". CERN Courier. 44 (3): 13–16.