#2613 Overall Influence

Leon M. Lederman

American mathematician and physicist

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From Wikipedia

Leon Max Lederman was an American experimental physicist who received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1988, along with Melvin Schwartz and Jack Steinberger, for research on neutrinos. He also received the Wolf Prize in Physics in 1982, along with Martin Lewis Perl, for research on quarks and leptons. Lederman was Director Emeritus of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, Illinois. He founded the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, in Aurora, Illinois in 1986, where he was Resident Scholar Emeritus from 2012 until his death in 2018.

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Schools

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City College of New York

Senior college

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

Illinois Institute of Technology

American university

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#168 World Rank
Physics
#21693 World Rank
Philosophy
#31398 World Rank
Anthropology
#34799 World Rank
Mathematics
#59223 World Rank
Sociology
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Computer Science
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Engineering
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History
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Chemistry
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Psychology
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Communications
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Economics
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Literature
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Biology
#456190 World Rank
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