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Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov

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Alexei Abrikosov
Born Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov
(1928-06-25)June 25, 1928
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Died March 29, 2017(2017-03-29) (aged 88)
Palo Alto, California, USA
Fields Physics
Alma mater
Known for
Notable awards

Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov (Russian: Алексе́й Алексе́евич Абрико́сов; 25 June 1928 – 29 March 2017[2]) was a Russian and American [3] theoretical physicist. His works were in the field of condensed matter physics.

Abrikosov was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2003.[3][4][5]

He was of Jewish descent.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alexei A. Abrikosov, Argonne National Laboratory". National Academy of Sciences. Archived from the original on 2015-08-19. 
  2. "Прощание с нобелевским лауреатом Абрикосовым состоится 31 марта в Калифорнии". 30 March 2017. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Alexei A. Abrikosov. Autobiography., the official website of the Nobel Prize, 2003
  4. "Alexei Abrikosov and Superconductivity". 
  5. A Short Biography of Abrikosov, on the website of the Material Science Division of Argonne National Laboratory

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