Frederick Reines Quotes

I was strongly encouraged by a science teacher who took an interest in me and presented me with a key to the laboratory to allow me to work whenever I wanted.





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Frederick Reines
Frederick Reines
  • Born: March 16, 1918
  • Died: August 26, 1998
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Physicist

Frederick Reines was an American physicist. He was awarded the 1995 Nobel Prize in Physics for his co-detection of the neutrino with Clyde Cowan in the neutrino experiment. He may be the only scientist in history "so intimately associated with the discovery of an elementary particle and the subsequent thorough investigation of its fundamental properties".