John Stewart Bell

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John Stewart Bell (28 June 1928 – 1 October 1990) was a Northern Irish physicist who made great contributions to quantum physics, and especially to the question of what Heisenberg's uncertainty principle really tells us about the world.

  • Born: Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • B.S.: Queen's University of Belfast, 1948
  • Ph.D.: University of Birmingham, 1956
  • Paper entitled "On the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox" introduced Bell's theorem, 1964 (Direct download from: Archived 2011-07-24 at the Wayback Machine