Wigner
biographical name Eugene Paul 1902-1995 American (Hungarian-born) physicist

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  • Wigner —   [ wɪgnə], Eugene Paul, amerikanischer Physiker ungarischer Herkunft, * Budapest 17. 11. 1902, ✝ Princeton (N. J.) 1. 1. 1995; lehrte 1928 33 an der TH Berlin, war 1930 36 Professor für mathematische Physik an der Princeton University,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Wigner — Eugene Paul …   Scientists

  • Wigner — Wigner, Eugene Paul …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Wigner — [wig′nər] Eugene Paul 1902 95; U.S. physicist, born in Hungary …   English World dictionary

  • Wigner — Eugene Paul Wigner (Ungarisch: Wigner Jenő Pál, * 17. November 1902 in Budapest; † 1. Januar 1995 in Princeton, New Jersey) war ein ungarisch amerikanischer Physiker und Nobelpreisträger. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben und Werk 2 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wigner — noun United States physicist (born in Hungary) noted for his work on the structure of the atom and its nucleus (1902 1995) • Syn: ↑Eugene Wigner, ↑Eugene Paul Wigner • Instance Hypernyms: ↑nuclear physicist * * * /wig neuhr/, n. Eugene Paul, born …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wigner — /wig neuhr/, n. Eugene Paul, born 1902, U.S. physicist, born in Hungary: Nobel prize 1963. * * * …   Universalium

  • Wigner — Wig•ner [[t]ˈwɪg nər[/t]] n. big Eugene Paul, 1902–95, U.S. physicist, born in Hungary: Nobel prize 1963 …   From formal English to slang

  • Wigner — /ˈwɪgnə/ (say wignuh) noun Eugene Paul, 1902–95, US nuclear physicist, born in Hungary; shared 1963 Nobel prize for physics with Jo Jensen and Marie Goeppert Mayer …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wigner's friend — is a thought experiment proposed by the physicist Eugene Wigner; it is an extension of the Schrödinger s cat experiment designed as a point of departure for discussing the mind body problem in Quantum mechanics. The thought experiment The Wigner… …   Wikipedia

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