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Gell-Mann

 (gĕl′măn′), Murray Born 1929.
American theoretical physicist who won a 1969 Nobel Prize for his work on the classification and interactions of elementary particles. In 1964, he proposed the existence of quarks.
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Gell-Mann

(ˈɡɛlˈmæn)
n
(Biography) Murray. born 1929, US physicist, noted for his research on the interaction and classification of elementary particles: Nobel prize for physics in 1969
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Gell-Mann

(gɛlˈmɑn, -ˈmæn)

n.
Murray, born 1929, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1969.
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Murray Gell-Mann, a physicist who theorized the existence of the quark and won a Nobel Prize for his method of classifying particles, has died at age 89, the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) said.
Quark model which was proposed by Gell-Mann and Zweig in 1964 [1] is a part of the Standard Model, and interprets hadrons fairly compatible with the experimental data.
In 1964, physicist Murray Gell-Mann proposed that protons and neutrons, conventionally thought of as two of the three building blocks of matter (along with electrons), were actually made of even smaller particles: quarks, and their opposites, antiquarks.
Catherine Mohr, a noted innovator in surgical robotics and a longtime friend of Seckel's, met the Nobel laureates Murray Gell-Mann and Francis Crick at Seckel's parties.
Specifically, the instructors embraced the concept that sweeping problems are often more easily interrogated by taking a "crude look at the whole" (Gell-Mann 2010).
This was the message from Murray Gell-Mann [2012], a Nobel laureate in physics, when he analyzed Groundhog Day.
Cao's book aims to provide a historical and conceptual account of a crucial period in this development, namely from the current algebra hypothesis suggested by the physicist Murray Gell-Mann in the early 60s to the formulation and first experimental successes of QCD in the early 70s.
Murray Gell-Mann and George Zweig independently propose the existence of quarks--fractionally charged particles within protons and neutrons (4/25/64, p.