Fowler, William A.

Fowler, William A.
► (1911-95) Físico estadounidense. Fue premio Nobel de Física en 1983, compartido con S. Chandrasekhar, por sus investigaciones sobre la evolución y estructura de los astros.

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  • Fowler, William A. — ▪ American astrophysicist in full  William Alfred Fowler   born Aug. 9, 1911, Pittsburgh, Pa., U.S. died March 14, 1995, Pasadena, Calif.       American nuclear astrophysicist who, with Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (Chandrasekhar, Subrahmanyan),… …   Universalium

  • Fowler, William — (1560 1612)    This Scottish poet was the son of Thomas Fowler, executor to the Countess of Lennox, Arabella Stuart s grandmother. He was at one time pastor of Hawick, having been driven from France by the Jesuits. In 1581 (while living in… …   British and Irish poets

  • Fowler , William Alfred — (1911–1995) American physicist Fowler was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, graduated in 1933 from Ohio State University, and obtained his PhD in 1936 from the California Institute of Technology. He was immediately appointed to the staff, serving …   Scientists

  • Fowler, William Alfred — ▪ 1996       U.S. nuclear astrophysicist (b. Aug. 9, 1911, Pittsburgh, Pa. d. March 14, 1995, Pasadena, Calif.), formulated the widely accepted theory that almost all the chemical elements in the universe, including those that make up humans,… …   Universalium

  • Fowler, William A(lfred) — born Aug. 9, 1911, Pittsburgh, Pa., U.S. died March 14, 1995, Pasadena, Calif. U.S. nuclear astrophysicist. He received his Ph.D. from Caltech and became a professor there in 1939. His theory of element generation (nucleosynthesis) suggests that …   Universalium

  • Fowler, William A(lfred) — (9 ago. 1911, Pittsburgh, Pa. EE.UU.–14 mar. 1995, Pasadena, Cal.). Astrofísico nuclear estadounidense. Obtuvo su grado de doctor en filosofía en el Instituto Técnico de California (Caltech), pasando a ser profesor en ese mismo centro de estudios …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Fowler — Fowler, William A …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • William Fowler (disambiguation) — William Fowler may refer to:*William Fowler ( c. 1560–1612), Scottish writer *William Weekes Fowler (1849 1923), English entomologist *William Fowler (Mormon) (1830–1865), Latter day Saint hymnwriter *William Alfred Fowler (1911–1995), American… …   Wikipedia

  • William A. Fowler — William Alfred „Willy“ Fowler (* 9. August 1911 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; † 14. März 1995 in Pasadena (Kalifornien)) war ein amerikanischer Astro Physiker. Fowler begann sein Physikstudium an der Ohio State University. Den Doktortitel in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Warde Fowler — (May 16 1847 ndash;June 15 1921) was an English historian and ornithologist, and tutor at Lincoln College, Oxford. He was best known for his works on ancient Roman religion. [cite encyclopedia |last=Matheson |first=P. E. |coauthors=Myfanwy Lloyd… …   Wikipedia

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