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Fermi

A unit of length equivalent to one-one quadrillionth of one meter.
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The first to go was Enrico Fermi, whom Teller greatly admired and who remained Teller's friend and older confidant despite the hostility Teller faced following his testimony before the Gray Board.
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Approximately 75 percent of Enfield High School's 2008 graduating class and 90 percent of the school's 2009 graduating class voted against graduating at The First Cathedral, and a significant percentage of students at Enrico Fermi have also opposed the venue.
Back around 1930, difficulties in balancingenergy in beta decay of atomic nuclei led Wolfgang Pauli to postulate the existence of a subatomic particle that had no rest mass, which Enrico Fermi named "little neutral one' or neutrino.
a professor in the Department of Physics, The Enrico Fermi Institute and The College at the University of Chicago, has been named a professor in the Natural Sciences Division.
In an effort to make the winter season a warmer one for children living in Rochester, the Charming Shoppes "Keeping Kids Warm" program will donate over 700 coats to the students of the Enrico Fermi Elementary School #17 on Friday, November 2nd.
The framework enables Detroit Edison's Enrico Fermi Unit 2 nuclear power plant to comply with a recent 1995 Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) requirement.
He also spearheaded the development of the Enrico Fermi Atomic Power Plant -- the nation's first large fast-breeder reactor -- by a consortium of utilities, equipment manufacturers, and engineering and research groups, and worked to promote the use of nuclear energy around the world.
Winners find themselves on a list that includes Albert Einstein, Enrico Fermi, Marie Curie, and Alexander Fleming.
Currently, there are 50 world renowned enshrines including Wilber and Orville Wright, Thomas Edison, Enrico Fermi, George Washington Carver, Buckminster Fuller and Jonas Salk.
A reclusive colleague of Enrico Fermi, Majorana died at an early age under mysterious circumstances.
by bestowing upon him the Enrico Fermi Award for his role in the invention of PET.