PHYSICIST

Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov

1928 - 2017

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Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov (Russian: Алексе́й Алексе́евич Абрико́сов; June 25, 1928 – March 29, 2017) was a Soviet, Russian and American theoretical physicist whose main contributions are in the field of condensed matter physics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov has received more than 204,923 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov is the 184th most popular physicist (down from 164th in 2019), the 265th most popular biography from Russia (down from 226th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Physicist.

Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov is most famous for his work in the field of condensed matter physics. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2003 for his work in developing a theory of superconductivity.

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Among PHYSICISTS

Among physicists, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 184 out of 717Before him are Emilio Segrè, Edme Mariotte, Robert Hofstadter, Klaus von Klitzing, Louis Néel, and Norman Foster Ramsey Jr.. After him are Richard E. Taylor, Giorgio Parisi, Gerd Binnig, Yang Chen-Ning, Satyendra Nath Bose, and John Archibald Wheeler.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1928, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 43Before him are Geert Hofstede, Maya Angelou, Domenico Modugno, Carlos Fuentes, Lina Wertmüller, and Tommaso Buscetta. After him are Hardy Krüger, Manfred Gerlach, Peyo, Li Peng, Li Ka-shing, and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. Among people deceased in 2017, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 39Before him are Liu Xiaobo, Emmanuelle Riva, Slobodan Praljak, Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, Louise Hay, and Danielle Darrieux. After him are Malcolm Young, Liliane Bettencourt, Al Jarreau, Peter L. Berger, Adnan Khashoggi, and John Surtees.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 265 out of 3,262Before him are Catherine Pavlovna of Russia (1788), Alexander Litvinenko (1962), Ivan II of Moscow (1326), Algirdas Julien Greimas (1917), Iziaslav I of Kiev (1024), and Albert Frederick, Duke of Prussia (1553). After him are Michel Fokine (1880), Nikolay Przhevalsky (1839), Alexander Yegorov (1883), Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia (1871), Alexandre Koyré (1892), and Dmitry Yazov (1924).

Among PHYSICISTS In Russia

Among physicists born in Russia, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 10Before him are Mikhail Lomonosov (1711), Arnold Sommerfeld (1868), Pavel Cherenkov (1904), Igor Tamm (1895), Igor Kurchatov (1903), and Pyotr Kapitsa (1894). After him are Ilya Frank (1908), Nikolay Basov (1922), Vitaly Ginzburg (1916), Andre Geim (1958), Yuri Oganessian (1933), and Vladimir Shukhov (1853).