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 (rŏt′blăt′), Joseph 1908-2005.
Polish-born British physicist who developed medical applications for radioactivity and studied nuclear fallout. An outspoken opponent of nuclear weapons, he won the 1995 Nobel Peace Prize.
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Rotblat

(ˈrɒtblæt)
n
(Biography) See Pugwash conferences
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The Nobel Committee awarded the 1995 Nobel Peace Prize to the Pugwash Conference and its first secretary-general, Joseph Rotblat. Today, Pugwash has international offices in Rome, London, Geneva, and Washington, DC.
In: Ending War--The Force of Reason: Essays in honor of Joseph Rotblat, edited by M.
In 1944, when it became clear that the war would be won long before Hitler could ever acquire such a weapon, Joseph Rotblat, the brilliant Pole, pulled out of the project.
Due to UVB stimulation, Nrf2 rapidly translocates into nucleus and transactivates the ARE in the promoter region antioxidant genes (Rotblat et al., 2012).
The International Atomic Energy Agency won in 2005, ban-the-bomb scientist Joseph Rotblat in 1995, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War in 1985 and Soviet human rights campaigner and nuclear scientist Andrei Sakharov in 1975.
Jeremy Rotblat, a 19-year-old Princeton freshman from Cherry Hill, N.J., said his experience volunteering at a hospital in Senegal better prepared him for college.
George Ansell and Joseph Rotblat, working in Liverpool, visualized the thyroid in 1948, using radioiodine.
Sir Joseph Rotblat (who worked at the University of Liverpool from 1939-1949, becoming director of research in nuclear physics and who, in 1995, received the Nobel Peace Prize in conjunction with the Pugwash Conferences, for their efforts towards nuclear disarmament), Oliver Lodge (responsible for the first radio transmission and taking the first medical x-ray) and Prof.
Delivering this year's Rotblat Lecture at the festival, named in honour of the Nobel-winning scientist Joseph Rotblat, Blix was interviewed afterwards by Channel Four news presenter Jon Snow.