Burton Richter Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other

Burton Richter Biography, Age, Weight, Height, Friend, Like, Affairs, Favourite, Birthdate & Other


This Biography is about one of the best Physicist Burton Richter David including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…

Biography Of Burton Richter
Real Name Burton Richter
Profession Physicists
Famous as Physicist
Nationality American
Born on 22 March 1931
Birthday 22nd March
Age 86 Years
Sun Sign Aries
Born in Brooklyn
Education Far Rockaway High School, Mercersburg Academy, 1952 – Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1956 – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Awards 1976 – Nobel Prize in Physics

2010 – Enrico Fermi Award

2011 – Phi Beta Kappa Award in Science – Beyond Smoke and Mirrors: Climate Change and Energy in the 21st Century

2014 – National Medal of Science for Physical Science

Personal Fact of Burton Richter

Burton Richter is an American scientist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1976 for his work on the discovery of a new subatomic particle psi. He was born in New York City, where his father was employed in the capacity of a worker in the textile industry and he attended the Far Rockaway High School in the same city. His school education was completed at Mercersburg Academy, an exclusive boarding school located in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania.

His university education was completed at the elite Massachusetts Institute of Technology and it was here that he developed an interest in quantum electrodynamics. The better facilities available at Stanford University made him quit Massachusetts Institute of Technology and join the former, where he worked at the High Energy Physics Laboratory.

He worked with some of the leading scientists of his time and other than his Nobel Prize winning work, he helped in creating a colliding beam machine that was the first machine of the kind. Burton also served as the head of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Centre for fifteen years during which the particular department made plenty of progress.


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