John C. Slater
#4023 Overall Influence

John C. Slater

American physicist

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John Clarke Slater was a noted American physicist who made major contributions to the theory of the electronic structure of atoms, molecules and solids. He also made major contributions to microwave electronics. He received a B.S. in Physics from the University of Rochester in 1920 and a Ph.D. in Physics from Harvard in 1923, then did post-doctoral work at the universities of Cambridge and Copenhagen. On his return to the U.S. he joined the Physics Department at Harvard.

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University of Rochester
University of Rochester

Private, nonsectarian, research university in Rochester, New York, United States

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Florida
University of Florida

Public research university in Gainesville, Florida, United States

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#162 World Rank #39 USA Rank
Physics