Lev Davidovich Landau

1908 - 1968

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Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (94 books/articles)

A Quotation

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Landau and Lifshitz: Course of Theoretical Physics: Prefaces
  2. Landau and Lifshitz: Course of Theoretical Physics: reviews
  3. Obituary: The Times

Honours awarded to Lev Landau
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Fellow of the Royal Society1960
Nobel Prize1962
Lunar featuresCrater Landau


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. Belgrade Institute of Physics
  1. Nobel prizes site (A biography of Lev Landau and his Nobel prize presentation speech)
  2. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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