Van Vleck, John H.

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Van Vleck, John H. Gender: M
Van Vleck, John Hasbrouck
born on 13 March 1899
Place Middletown, Connecticut, 41n34, 72w39
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Documented source; untimed
Rodden Rating AX
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 22°55' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif

John H. Van Vleck
photo: * JH_van_Vleck_and_HBG_Casimir,_1974.jpg: Unknown * derivative work: Materialsci, license cc-by-sa-3.0


American physicist and mathematician, co-awarded the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physics, for his contributions to the understanding of the behavior of electrons in magnetic solids.

J. H. Van Vleck participated in the Manhattan Project. His theoretical work led to the establishment of the Los Alamos Nuclear Weapons Laboratory.

He died 27 October 1980.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes Massachusetts Death Index, birth time unknown.

Starkman rectified to 03.59.12 EST Asc 2Aqu09'


  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize