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Penzias

(ˈpɛntsɪəs; ˈpɛnz-)
n
(Biography) Arno Allan. born 1933, US astrophysicist, who shared the Nobel prize for physics (1978) with Robert W. Wilson for their discovery of cosmic microwave background radiation

Pen•zi•as

(ˈpɛnt si əs, ˈpɛn zi-)

n.
Arno Allan, born 1933, U.S. astrophysicist, born in Germany: Nobel prize 1978.
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So obviously, beyond 2019, Britain will have a preferred relationship with these countries," Wolfgang Penzias, Trade Counsellor, European Union, told Gulf News in an exclusive interview at Gitex Technology Week.
Similarly, Arno Penzias and Robert Woodrow Wilsons practical work on improving microwave communications led to their Nobel Prize for finding the cosmic background radiation from the big bang.
Let us again go half a century back when radioastronomers Penzias and Wilson (1965a, 1965b) discovered the 3 K cosmic microwave background (CMB), which specified the thermodynamical state of the expanding universe.
As scientific advances continue to improve the chance of having a baby through in vitro fertilization, we are mindful of our goal of helping our patients have a healthy singleton child," Alan Penzias, MD, chair of the Practice Committee of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, said in an interview.
Note that <<cosmic relic radiation>> with a wavelength of about 7 cm and a temperature of about 3 K was discovered in 1965 by American experimental physicists Arn Penzias and Robert Wilson (Nobel Prize in physics for 1978 [1]).
Radio astronomers Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson weren't looking for the cosmic microwave background when they stumbled upon it in 1964.
The idea subsequently received major boosts by Edwin Hubble's observations that galaxies are speeding away from us in all directions, and from the discovery of cosmic microwave radiation by Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson.
Greene Gamow, Alpher, and Herman, and later Penzias 1227 The Hidden and Wilson, discover cosmic microwave Reality background radiation--the proof of the Big pp.
In some ways her name is deeply inscribed in history: Nobel laureate and head of research at Bell Labs Arno Penzias declared, "What we know as computer art began on a December morning in 1968 when Lillian Schwartz grasped a light pen and began to draw," (2) and her work is in the collections of top museums around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.
Working at Bell Labs in Holmdel, New Jersey, in 1964, Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson were experimenting with a 6 meter (20 ft) long, supersensitive horn antenna which was originally built to detect radio waves bounced off satellites.
Penzias has been allowed by Townes to hire me on a Defense Department grant to the laboratory.
In the forum, Dr Wolfgang Penzias, trade counsellor of the EU delegation to the UAE, gave a presentation on the European market and the key benefits offered to companies and economic partners in a transparent regulatory environment and a safe investment-driven legal framework.