Facts about Walter Kohn

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Walter Kohn is a famous Physicist from Austria, he/she is still alive and was born March 9, 1923.

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He/she is born under the zodiac pisces, who is known for Fluctuation, Depth, Imagination, Reactive, Indecisive. Our collection contains 11 quotes who is written / told by Walter.

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Famous quotes by Walter Kohn (11)


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"However, while the Nazi barbarians and their collaborators threatened the entire world, I could not accept his philosophy and, after several earlier attempts, was finally accepted into the Canadian Infantry Corps during the last year of World War II"
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"During one or two summers, as well as part-time during the school year, I worked for a small Canadian company which developed electrical instruments for military planes"
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"My project was radiation damage of Si and Ge by energetic electrons, critical for the use of the recently developed semiconductor devices for applications in outer space"
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"My commitment to a humane and peaceful world continues to this day"
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"Originally I had planned to revert to nuclear physics there, in particular the structure of the deuteron"
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"On another level, I want to mention that I have a strong Jewish identity and - over the years - have been involved in several Jewish projects, such as the establishment of a strong program of Judaic Studies at the University of California in San Diego"
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"In particular, I established a reasonably accurate energy threshold for permanent displacement of a nucleus from its regular lattice position, substantially smaller than had been previously presumed"
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"My father, who had lost a brother, fighting on the Austrian side in World War I, was a committed pacifist"
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"I was fortunate to find an extraordinary mathematics and applied mathematics program in Toronto"
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"I was born in 1923 into a middle class Jewish family in Vienna, a few years after the end of World War I, which was disastrous from the Austrian point of view"
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"I have just joined the Board of the Population Institute because I am convinced that early stabilization of the world's population is important for the attainment of this objective"


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