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Niels Henrik David Bohr (Danish: [ˈnels ˈboɐ̯ˀ]; 7 October 1885 – 18 November 1962) was a Danish physicist who made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theory, for which he received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1922. Bohr was also a philosopher and a promoter of scientific research. Bohr developed the Bohr model of the atom, in which he proposed that energy levels of electrons are discrete and that the electrons revolve in stable orbits around the atomic nucleus but can jump from one energy level (or orbit) to another. Although the Bohr model has been supplanted by other models, its underlying principles remain valid. He conceived the principle of...

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SciTech Tuesday: Niels Bohr announces fission of uranium ...
SciTech Tuesday: Niels Bohr announces fission of uranium. dividing bar. Yesterday was the 75th anniversary of the 5th Washington Conference on Theoretical Physics. This meeting on the 26th of January 1939 may seem an obscure point in ...
Author: Rob Wallace  (27 Jan 2015)
'Copenhagen' Cleverly Examines Atomic 'What If?' (4 Stars)
A German physicist, Werner Heisenberg (R. Nelson Lacey) visits his teacher, colleague, and surrogate father, Niels Bohr (Floyd Richardson), a Danish scientist and a Jew, in Denmark during the German occupation - two men on opposite ...
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2015 PhD Scholarship for Applicants of Denmark ...
The Niels Bohr Institute, Faculty of Science at University of Copenhagen is offering a PhD scholarship in condensed matter theory commencing in 1 April 2015. The position is available for a 3-year period for applicants holding a relevant ...
Author: Scholarship Positions  (24 Jan 2015)

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