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 (bär-dēn′), John 1908-1991.
American physicist. He shared two Nobel Prizes in physics, one in 1956 for the development of the electronic transistor, and one in 1972 for a theory of superconductivity.


(Biography) John. 1908–91, US physicist and electrical engineer, noted for his research on electrical conduction in solids; shared Nobel prize for physics 1956 for research on semiconductors leading to the invention of the transistor; shared Nobel prize for physics 1972 for contributions to the theory of superconductivity



John, 1908–91, U.S. physicist.
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Noun1.Bardeen - United States physicist who won the Nobel prize for physics twice (1908-1991)
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Yet the policy was strict enough to lead to the departure of one of the most brilliant physicists of the 20th century, John Bardeen, a coinventor of the transistor, who fled Bell Labs partly because of frustration after his work on superconductivity was deemed tangential to communications research.
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