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Higgs, Peter, 1929-

LC control no.no2010189476
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Personal name headingHiggs, Peter, 1929-
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Variant(s)Higgs, Peter W., 1929-
Birth date1929-05-29
Place of birthNewcastle upon Tyne (England)
Field of activityPhysics Quantum theory Higgs bosons College teaching
Profession or occupationPhysicists Authors College teachers
Found inSample, I. Massive, 2010: p. 1 (Peter Higgs)
Wikipedia, Nov. 22, 2010 (Peter Ware Higgs, FRS, FRSE, FKC; b. May 29, 1929, Newcastle upon Tyne; theoretical physicist; emeritus prof., Univ. of Edinburgh)
Spontaneous symmetry breakdown without massless bosons, 1965: caption (Peter W. Higgs) p. 1 (on leave from the Tait Institute of Mathematical Physics, University of Edinburgh, Scotland)
Close, Frank. Elusive : how Peter Higgs solved the mystery of mass, 2022: subj. (Peter Ware Higgs was born on May 29, 1929, in Newcastle upon Tyne ; he is one quarter Scottish, his parents were from Bristol ; physicist whose Higgs boson theory was the missing piece of the Standard Model of particle physics, and the key to understanding why particles have mass)
Associated languageeng