bardeen bardeen

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States physicist who won the Nobel prize for physics twice (1908-1991)

News

  • Concrete Canoe Race prep 2013

    More than 20 teams from colleges all the country descended on Bardeen Quad with their concrete canoes, where they set up displays, weighed in canoes and took part in the swamp test on University of Illinois campus in Urbana on Thursday, June 20, 2013. This year's National Concrete Canoe Competition, a three-day event, will end with the concrete canoe races this Saturday at Homer Lake.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: IlliniHQ.com

Quotes

  • "In retrospect, we could say the groundwork for this was laid more than 56 years ago with John Bardeen and Walter Brattain and their first germanium transistor," said Holonyak, who was Bardeen's first graduate student. "But the direct...
    on Jan 6, 2004 By: Nick Holonyak Jr Source: Science Daily (press release)

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