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Suggestions on any good Niels Bohr sites

  1. Jul 20, 2004 #1
    suggestions on any good Niels Bohr sites....

    Taking a summer physical science class..and my presentation is on Niels Bohr....I wanted to know if there were any good sites anyone can point me to. THX :)
     
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  3. Jul 21, 2004 #2

    hellfire

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    I do not know how much do you know already about Bohr, but Wikipedia has a good summary and overview of his biography,

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niels_Bohr

    There you can find also links to other sites and a collection of some of Bohrs quotes, which reflect his interesting thoughts about paradoxes and opposites (which are summarized in his maxim “contraria sunt complementa”).

    Regards.
     
  4. Jul 21, 2004 #3

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    http://www.aip.org/history/nblbro.htm
    http://www.nbi.dk/NBA/webpage.html
    http://www.nobel.se/physics/laureates/1922/bohr-bio.html

    Again, this is a good time for me to re-emphasize that physics organizations such as the APS (American Physical Society), AIP (American Institute of Physics), IoP (Institute of Physics), EPS (European Physical Society), etc. have a wealth of info, links, resources, etc. They are an excellent place to start on ANY search about physics, physicists, physics students, physics departments, physics history, and other stuff.

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