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 (fīn′mən), Richard Phillips 1918-1988.
American physicist. He shared a 1965 Nobel Prize for research in quantum electrodynamics and is known for his writings on physics, especially The Feynman Lectures on Physics (3 volumes, 1963).


(Biography) Richard. 1918–88, US physicist, noted for his research on quantum electrodynamics; shared the Nobel prize for physics in 1965


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Richard Phillips, 1918–88, U.S. physicist.
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