Individual Author Record
Name: Leon M LedermanPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Born: 1922 in New York Sites:
Illinois ConnectionLeon lives in Batavia, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Informationphysicist 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.
*''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