Leon M Lederman

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General Information

Name: Leon M Lederman

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction, Other;

Born: 1922 in New York


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Illinois Connection

Leon lives in Batavia, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

physicist who, along with Melvin Schwartz and Jack Steinberger, received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1988 for their joint research on neutrinos. He is Director Emeritus of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, Illinois, USA. He founded the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, in Aurora, Illinois in 1986, and has served in the capacity of Resident Scholar since 1998.

Published Works

  • From Quarks to the Cosmos: Tools of Discovery (with David N. Schramm) , W. H. Freeman, 1989
  • The God Particle: If the Universe Is the Answer, What Is the Question?(with Dick Teresi), Mariner Books , 2006
  • Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe (Christopher T. Hill), Prometheus Books, 2008
  • Quantum Physics for Poets(with Christopher T. Hill), Prometheus Books, 2010

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

From Quarks to the Cosmos: Tools of Discovery (Scientific American Library)

ISBN: 071675052X
Release Date: 1989-07

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The God Particle: If the Universe Is the Answer, What Is the Question?

ISBN: 9780618711680
Release Date: 2006-06-26

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Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe

ISBN: 1591025753
Release Date: 2008-01-31

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Quantum Physics for Poets

ISBN: 1616142332
Release Date: 2010-09-11

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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