Ernest Courant facts for kids
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|Died||April 21, 2020
|Alma mater||Swarthmore College
University of Rochester
|Awards||Enrico Fermi Award (1986)|
|Institutions||Brookhaven National Laboratory|
His most notable discovery was his 1952 work with Milton S. Livingston and Hartland Snyder on the Strong focusing principle, a critical step in the development of modern particle accelerators like the synchrotron.
He turned 100 in March 2020 and died the following month.
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