Robert Serber

1909 - 1997

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Robert Serber (March 14, 1909 – June 1, 1997) was an American physicist who participated in the Manhattan Project. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Serber has received more than 518,961 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Robert Serber is the 414th most popular physicist (up from 736th in 2019), the 2,773rd most popular biography from United States (up from 10,690th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular American Physicist.

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Among physicists, Robert Serber ranks 414 out of 851Before him are Edwin Hall, Stefan Hell, Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov, Vladimir Chelomey, Henri Tresca, and Fabiola Gianotti. After him are Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, Evelyn Fox Keller, Yulii Khariton, Arpad Elo, Leonard Susskind, and Jacob Bekenstein.

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Among people born in 1909, Robert Serber ranks 108Before him are Juan Bosch, Marie-Thérèse Walter, C. N. Annadurai, Nelson Algren, Harro Schulze-Boysen, and Matti Järvinen. After him are Eduard Wirths, Abdulrahman Fawzi, Mehmed Orhan, Franz Six, Gene Krupa, and Indro Montanelli. Among people deceased in 1997, Robert Serber ranks 100Before him are Martin Schwarzschild, Allan Edwall, Jambyn Batmönkh, Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr., Bo Widerberg, and Félix Candela. After him are Shintaro Katsu, Hans Robert Jauss, Jean Françaix, Jean-Dominique Bauby, Laurean Rugambwa, and Edward Mulhare.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Serber ranks 2,773 out of 20,380Before him are Samuel Pierpont Langley (1834), Brian Weiss (1944), Audre Lorde (1934), Howard Schultz (1953), Miley Cyrus (1992), and Charles Robert Jenkins (1940). After him are Robert Garrett (1875), Paul Reubens (1952), Charles W. Fairbanks (1852), Don Simpson (1943), Melanie (1947), and Thelma Ritter (1902).

Among PHYSICISTS In United States

Among physicists born in United States, Robert Serber ranks 82Before him are Ralph Asher Alpher (1921), Robert Brout (1928), Edward Witten (1951), Chester Carlson (1906), Nick Holonyak (1928), and Edwin Hall (1855). After him are Evelyn Fox Keller (1936), Leonard Susskind (1940), Saul Perlmutter (1959), Karl Guthe Jansky (1905), Robert J. Van de Graaff (1901), and Philip Morrison (1915).