Charpak
biographical name Georges 1924- French (Polish-born) physicist

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  • Charpak —   [ xarpak, französisch ʃar pak], Georges, französischer Physiker polnischer Herkunft, * Dąbrowica (heute Dubrowiza [Ukraine]) 1. 8. 1924; zwischen 1943 und 1945 im Konzentrationslager Dachau; von 1947 bis 1959 am nationalen französischen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Charpak — Charpak, G …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Charpak — Georges Charpak Georges Charpak Naissance 1er août 1924 Doubrovytsia (Anciennement Pologne) Nationalité française …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Charpak — Georges Charpak (* 1. August 1924 in Dabrovica, Polen, heute Ukraine) ist ein französischer Physiker polnischer Herkunft. 1943 wurde Charpak ins KZ Dachau verschleppt, wo er bis zur Befreiung 1945 gefangen war. 1946 nahm er die französische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charpak — Char·pak (shär päkʹ), Georges. Born 1924. Polish born French physicist who won a 1992 Nobel Prize for developing a particle detector. * * * …   Universalium

  • Charpak — /ʃaˈpak/ (say shah pahk) noun Georges /ʒɔʒ/ (say zhawzh), 1924–2010, French scientist, born in Ukraine; Nobel prize for physics 1992 …   Australian English dictionary

  • CHARPAK (G.) — CHARPAK GEORGES (1924 ) Physicien français, né à Dabrovica (Pologne), lauréat du prix Nobel de physique 1992 pour ses travaux sur les détecteurs de particules élémentaires, notamment de la chambre proportionnelle multifils. La famille Charpak… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • CHARPAK, GEORGES — (1924– ), French physicist and Nobel Prize laureate. Born in Dabrovica, Poland, Charpak came to France with his parents when he was seven years old. A member of the Resistance in World War II, he was imprisoned by the Vichy authorities in 1943… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Charpak, Georges — ▪ French physicist born Aug. 1, 1924, Poland       Polish born French physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1992 for his invention of subatomic particle detectors, in particular the multiwire proportional chamber.       Charpak s… …   Universalium

  • Charpak , Georges — (1924–) French physicist Charpak, who was born in Dabrovica, Poland, was educated at the Ecole des Mines, Paris. He was imprisoned at Dachau from 1943 until 1945. He then worked in France on nuclear research, mainly at the Centre National de la… …   Scientists

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