Brattain
biographical name Walter Houser 1902-1987 American physicist

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  • Brattain —   [brætn], Walter Houser, amerikanischer Physiker, * Amoy (China) 10. 2. 1902, ✝ Seattle (Washington) 13. 10. 1987; war 1929 67 Mitarbeiter der Bell Telephone Laboratories; arbeitete v. a. über die Eigenschaften von Festkörperoberflächen (u. a.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Brattain — Walter Houser Brattain (* 10. Februar 1902 in Amoy, Kaiserreich China; † 13. Oktober 1987 in Seattle, Washington) war ein US amerikanischer Physiker und Nobelpreisträger. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brattain — /brat n/, n. Walter Houser /how zeuhr/, born 1902, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1956. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brattain — /brat n/, n. Walter Houser /how zeuhr/, born 1902, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1956 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brattain , Walter Houser — (1902–1987) American physicist Brattain, who was born in Amoy, China, was brought up on a cattle ranch. He was educated at Whitman College, at the University of Oregon, and at Minnesota, where he obtained his PhD in 1929. He immediately joined… …   Scientists

  • Brattain, Walter H. — ▪ American physicist in full  Walter Houser Brattain   born Feb. 10, 1902, Amoy, China died Oct. 13, 1987, Seattle, Wash., U.S.  American scientist who, along with John Bardeen (Bardeen, John) and William B. Shockley (Shockley, William B.), won… …   Universalium

  • Brattain, Walter H(ouser) — (10 feb. 1902, Amoy, China–13 oct. 1987, Seattle, Wash., EE.UU.). Científico estadounidense. A poco de nacer, sus padres estadounidenses lo llevaron a EE.UU. Después de obtener su Ph.D. en la Universidad de Minnesota, se convirtió en investigador …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Brattain, Walter H(ouser) — born Feb. 10, 1902, Amoy, China died Oct. 13, 1987, Seattle, Wash., U.S. U.S. scientist. His American parents brought him to the U.S. soon after his birth. After earning a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, he became a researcher at Bell… …   Universalium

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