Oppenheimer, J(ulius) Robert

 (1904–1967) American physicist.

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  • Oppenheimer, J(ulius)Robert — Op·pen·hei·mer (ŏpʹən hī mər), J(ulius) Robert. 1902 1967. American physicist who directed the Los Alamos, New Mexico, laboratory during the development of the first atomic bomb (1942 1945). * * * …   Universalium

  • Oppenheimer, J(ulius) Robert — (22 abr. 1904, Nueva York, N.Y., EE.UU.–18 feb. 1967, Princeton, N.J.). Físico teórico estadounidense. Se graduó en la Universidad de Harvard, realizó investigación en la Universidad de Cambridge y obtuvo un doctorado en la Universidad de Gotinga …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oppenheimer, J(ulius) Robert — born , April 22, 1904, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Feb. 18, 1967, Princeton, N.J. U.S. theoretical physicist. He graduated from Harvard University, did research at Cambridge University, and earned a doctorate from Göttingen University. He returned… …   Universalium

  • Robert — (as used in expressions) Adam, Robert Aldrich, Robert Altman, Robert (B.) Ashe, Arthur (Robert), Jr. Baden Powell (de Gilwell), Robert Stephenson Smyth, 1 barón Bakewell, Robert Baldwin, Robert Ballard Robert D(uane) Bly, Robert (Elwood) Borden,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oppenheimer — [äp′ən hī΄mər] J(ulius) Robert 1904 67; U.S. nuclear physicist …   English World dictionary

  • Oppenheimer — /op euhn huy meuhr/, n. J(ulius) Robert, 1904 67, U.S. nuclear physicist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Oppenheimer — Op•pen•heim•er [[t]ˈɒp ənˌhaɪ mər[/t]] n. big J(ulius) Robert, 1904–67, U.S. nuclear physicist …   From formal English to slang

  • Oppenheimer — /ˈɒpənhaɪmə/ (say opuhnhuymuh) noun J(ulius) Robert, 1904–67, US nuclear physicist; directed the design and building of the first atom bomb (1943–45); opposed the development of the hydrogen bomb …   Australian English dictionary

  • Julius — (as used in expressions) Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus Gaius Julius Caesar Cohn, Ferdinand (Julius) Cohnheim, Julius Friedrich Erving, Julius (Winfield) Scaliger, Julius Caesar y Joseph Justus Fuchs, (Emil) Klaus (Julius) Geiger, Theodor Julius… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Oppie — Oppenheim(er); J(ulius) Robert Oppenheimer …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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