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Julian Schwinger

Physicist (12-Feb-1918 — 16-Jul-1994)


Jagdish Mehra; Kimball A. Milton. Climbing the Mountain: The Scientific Biography of Julian Schwinger. Oxford University Press. 2000. 677pp.

Kimball A. Milton (editor). A Quantum Legacy: Seminal Papers of Julian Schwinger. World Scientific. 2000. 793pp.

Y. Jack Ng. Julian Schwinger: The Physicist, the Teacher, and the Man. World Scientific. 1996. 195pp.

Silvan S. Schweber. QED and the Men who Made it: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger, and Tomonaga. Princeton University Press. 1994. 732pp.


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  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.634)

  5. Webster's American Biographies (p.926)

  6. Current Biography, 1967 Yearbook (pp.379-81)

  7. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.654)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.445)

  9. Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientists (p.432)

  10. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.468)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.132)

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