Carlo Rubbia

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Number 44 In last year's examination of the 1984 Nobel laureates in physics and chemis-tw, 1 I noted that also of CERN, received the physics prize barely two years after they identified the W and Z subatomic particles. This is one of the shortest intervals between discovery and recognition in Nobel history. By contrast, the 1984 winner in chemistry, R. did(More)
  • William A Fowler, Carlo Rubbia, Gene-Va, Simon Van Der Meer
  • 1984
We have examined each group of annual Nobel Prize winners since 1979. Beginning with the 1982 awards, I we included data from the research fronts we identify each year for Science Citation Index " (SCP'). Briefly, a research front is a group of current papers that cite a cluster of " core " papers identified by co-citation clustering. These procedures have(More)
The Nobel Assemblv of Karolinska Institute awarded the 1984 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine jointly to Niels K. Jerne, professor emeritus, Basel In-These scientists were honored for their extraordinary contributions to the field of immunology—Jerne for hk theoretical advances that have shaped our concepts of the immune system and Milstein and Kohler(More)
Last week we reviewed the 1984 Nobel laureates in medicine: In this week's essay the prizewinners in physics and chemistry are discussed. The Nobel committee honored " their decisive contributions.. which led to the discovery of the field particles W and Z, communicators of the weak interaction. " z The 1984 Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded to R. his(More)
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