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Kenneth James Le Couteur 1920--2011 (2012)


Kenneth James Le Couteur was born in St Helier, Jersey, on 16 September 1920 and died in Canberra on 18 April 2011. He had a distinguished career as a theoretical physicist in the United Kingdom and in Australia as the Foundation Professor of Theoretical Physics in the Research School of Physical Sciences of the Australian National University. He was internationally recognized for his significant contributions to the statistical model of excited nuclei and the extraction of beams from proton synchrocyclotron accelerators.


Description On the Australian theoretical physicist.

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Authors & Contributors
Pettigrew, Jack D.
Gregory P. Power
John W. White
Richard Morgan
Ian J. Mason
M. Ann Ritchie
Historical Records of Australian Science
Journal of Medical Biography
Ian J. Mason
Druckerei Rüss
University of Nebraska Press
Crawford Fund for International Agricultural Research
Theoretical physics
Hyde, Bruce Godfrey (1925–2014)
Stalker, R. J. (Raymond John)
McComb, Arthur James
Lyons, L. E. (Lawrence Ernest)
Rendle-Short, John
Wild, John Paul
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
Great Britain
United States
Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions
University of Tasmania
Cambridge University

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