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 195,483 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov is the 164th most popular physicist (down from 157th in 2019), the 227th most popular biography from Russia (down from 179th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Russian 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 164 out of 721Before him are Rudolf Mössbauer, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Leon Cooper, Hideki Yukawa, Pyotr Kapitsa, and Emilio Segrè. After him are Yang Chen-Ning, Willard Boyle, Nikolay Basov, Igor Kurchatov, Jacques Charles, and Robert Coleman Richardson.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1928, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 41Before him are Queen Fabiola of Belgium, Li Ka-shing, Hans Küng, Martin Cooper, Li Peng, and Tommaso Buscetta. After him are Peyo, Carlos Fuentes, Kim Yong-nam, Maya Angelou, Manfred Gerlach, and Jim Lovell. Among people deceased in 2017, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 33Before him are Ali Abdullah Saleh, Mário Soares, Kenneth Arrow, Roman Herzog, Emmanuelle Riva, and Malcolm Young. After him are Simone Veil, Hans Georg Dehmelt, Slobodan Praljak, Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, Peter L. Berger, and Lotfi A. Zadeh.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov ranks 227 out of 2,688Before him are Dmitry Kabalevsky (1904), Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883), Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich of Russia (1891), Pyotr Kapitsa (1894), Ivan I of Moscow (1288), and Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia (1895). After him are Alexander Luria (1902), Vasily II of Moscow (1415), Leonid Kantorovich (1912), Mikhail Suslov (1902), Viktor Vasnetsov (1848), 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), Ilya Frank (1908), and Pyotr Kapitsa (1894). After him are Nikolay Basov (1922), Igor Kurchatov (1903), Vitaly Ginzburg (1916), Andre Geim (1958), Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (1891), and Yuri Oganessian (1933).