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Hans Bethe, My Teacher (2009)


I sketch my experiences with Hans Bethe (1906--2005) as a teacher at Cornell University, beginning with my doctoral studies in 1961 and continuing with my work with him on a quantum-mechanics textbook.

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Authors & Contributors
Schweber, Silvan Sam
Dickson, Michael
Zhang, Feng
Lin, Zhen-qi
Hu, Hua-kai
Forstner, Christian
Physics in Perspective
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics
Journal of Dialectics of Nature
Science and Education
Harvard University Press
C. H. Beck
MIT Press
Cambridge University Press
Quantum mechanics
Atomic, nuclear, and particle physics
Theoretical physics
Einstein, Albert
Feynman, Richard Phillips
Bell, John Stewart
Cushing, James T.
Bose, Satyendranath
Oppenheimer, J. Robert
Latin America
United States
20th century
20th century, late
20th century, early
19th century
Case Western Reserve University
Cornell University

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