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Luis Walter Álvarez

Luis Walter Álvarez( )
Author: Randall, Tina
Series title:Hispanic-American Biographies Ser.
ISBN:978-1-4109-1295-4
Publication Date:Oct 2005
Publisher:Heinemann-Raintree
Imprint:NA-r
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $23.00USD $33.50
Book Description:

The famous physicist Luis Walter Alvarez made great advances in a discipline called particle physics. Particle physics is the study of the basic elements of matter, such as atoms. Because of his work on this field, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1968. He received this important world honor for discovering better ways of identifying "subatomic particles," the invisible elements that constitute the atom. His discoveries also include improvements to devices used to study atoms and the...
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Book Details
Pages:64
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.75 x 9 x 0.3 Inches
Book Weight:0.605 Pounds



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