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11/01/1988 American physicist Isidor Isaac Rabi dies

Isidor Isaac Rabi was an American physicist and Nobel laureate. He received Nobel Prize in Physics in 1944 for his technique for using nuclear magnetic resonance to discern the magnetic moment and nuclear spin of atoms. He was also one of the first scientists in the US to work on the cavity magnetron.


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  • Another Nobel laureates in Physics 

  • Early years 

  • Education 

  • Europe 

  • Molecular Beam Laboratory 

  • World War II 

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