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Claude Cohen-Tannoudji

1933 - Today

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Claude Cohen-Tannoudji (French pronunciation: ​[klod kɔɛn tanudʒi]; born 1 April 1933) is a French physicist. He shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics with Steven Chu and William Daniel Phillips for research in methods of laser cooling and trapping atoms. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Claude Cohen-Tannoudji has received more than 210,349 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Claude Cohen-Tannoudji is the 178th most popular physicist (up from 210th in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Algeria (up from 17th in 2019) and the most popular Algerian Physicist.

Claude Cohen-Tannoudji is a French physicist who is most famous for his work in quantum electrodynamics.

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Among PHYSICISTS

Among physicists, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji ranks 178 out of 721Before him are Michio Kaku, Shin'ichirō Tomonaga, Steven Weinberg, Hans Georg Dehmelt, Walter Houser Brattain, and K. Alex Müller. After him are Alexander Prokhorov, Donald A. Glaser, Osborne Reynolds, Satyendra Nath Bose, Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, and George E. Smith.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1933, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji ranks 45Before him are Philip Zimbardo, Stanley Milgram, Abolhassan Banisadr, Manu Dibango, Steven Weinberg, and Ali Shariati. After him are Joan Collins, Quincy Jones, Samora Machel, Bobby Robson, Paul J. Crutzen, and Willie Nelson.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji ranks 16 out of 164Before him are Ahmed Ben Bella (1916), Emir Abdelkader (1808), Édouard-Henri Avril (1849), Juba II (-52), Dihya (700), and Houari Boumédiène (1932). After him are Princess Charlotte, Duchess of Valentinois (1898), Martianus Capella (360), Jacques Rancière (1940), Marcel Cerdan (1916), Syphax (-250), and Juba I of Numidia (-85).

Among PHYSICISTS In Algeria

Among physicists born in Algeria, Claude Cohen-Tannoudji ranks 1