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us: Rossi, Bruno, 1905-1993


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Bruno Benedetto
  • Variants

    • us: Rossi, B. (Bruno), 1905-1993
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1905-04-13
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1993-11-21
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Venice (Italy)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Cambridge (Mass.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Chicago
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Cornell University
        • Affiliation Start: 1940
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Manhattan Project (U.S.)
        • Affiliation Start: 1943
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        • Affiliation Start: 1946
        • Affiliation End: 1970
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Universit√† di Palermo
        • Affiliation Start: 1974
        • Affiliation End: 1980
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Associated Language

        ita
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Physics
          (lcsh) Particles (Nuclear physics)
            (lcsh) Cosmic rays
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Physicists
                (lcsh) College teachers
            • Additonal Related Forms

              • us: Cornell University
              • us: Manhattan Project (U.S.)
              • us: Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
              • us: Universit√† di Palermo
              • us: University of Chicago
            • Earlier Established Forms

                Rossi, Bruno Benedetto, 1905-
            • Sources

              • found: Rayons cosmiques, 1935.
              • found: LCCN 63-20571: International School of Physics "Enrico Fermi" (1962 : Varenna, Italy). Space exploration and the solar system, 1964 (hdg.: Rossi, Bruno Benedetto, 1905- ; usage: B. Rossi)
              • found: New York Times, 11/24/93 (Bruno Rossi, 88, pioneer in cosmic ray research; d. 11/21/93, Cambridge, Mass.)
              • found: OCLC, 10 December 2015 (usage: Bruno Rossi, B. Rossi; almost no usage for Bruno Benedetto Rossi or Bruno B. Rossi)
              • found: Wikipedia, 10 December 2015 (Bruno Rossi; Bruno Benedetto Rossi; born 13 April 1905 in Venice, Italy; died 21 November 1993 in Cambridge, Massachusetts; Italian experimental physicist; made major contributions in particle physics and cosmic rays; emigrated to United States, became U.S. citizen; researcher at University of Chicago; appointed associate professor at Cornell in 1940; joined the Manhattan Project in 1943 in Los Alamos, New Mexico; appointed professor at MIT in 1946 (retired from MIT in 1970); taught at University of Palermo 1974-1980)
            • Change Notes

              • 1980-08-14: new
              • 2015-12-11: revised
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