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us: Kohn, Walter, 1923-2016


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  • Variants

    • us: Kohn, W. (Walter), 1923-2016
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1923-03-09
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-04-19
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Vienna (Austria)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Santa Barbara (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Santa Barbara
        • Affiliation Start: 1979
        • Affiliation End: 1991
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Organization

        (naf) University of California, Santa Barbara
    • Affiliation Start

        1979
    • Affiliation End

        1991
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, San Diego
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Organization

        (naf) University of California, San Diego
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Carnegie Institute of Technology
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Organization

        (naf) Carnegie Institute of Technology
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard University
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Organization

        (naf) Harvard University
    • Source

        New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: Perspectives on the crisis of UNESCO, c1987: t.p. (Walter Kohn) p. 56 (prof., Dept. of Physics, Univ. of Calif., Santa Barbara)
    • found: AMWS, 13th ed., 1982 (Kohn, Walter, b. 3-9-23)
    • found: Variational methods for dispersion relations and elastic properties of composite materials, 1971: cover (W. Kohn, Department of Physics, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, Calif.)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Apr. 26, 2016 (in obituary published Apr. 25: Walter Kohn; b. Mar. 9, 1923, Vienna; sent to England on a Kindertransport rescue convoy for refugees; later sent to Canada; earned his doctorate in physics at Harvard University; d. last Tuesday [Apr. 19, 2016], Santa Barbara, Calif., aged 93; Austrian-born American scientist and former refugee who in 1998 shared a Nobel Prize in Chemistry. a subject that he had last formally studied in high school)
  • Change Notes

    • 1988-11-18: new
    • 2016-04-26: revised
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