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Richard Phillips Feynman (, May 11, 1918 — February 15, 1988) was an American physicist known for his work in the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, the theory of quantum electrodynamics and the physics of the superfluidity of supercooled liquid helium, as well as in particle physics (he proposed the parton model). For his contributions to the development of quantum electrodynamics, Feynman, jointly with Julian Schwinger and Sin-Itiro Tomonaga, received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965. He developed a widely used pictorial representation scheme for the mathematical expressions governing the behavior of subatomic particles, which later became known as Feynman diagrams. During his lifetime, Feynman became one of the best-known scientists in the world.

He assisted in the development of the atomic bomb and was a member of the panel that investigated the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. In addition to his work in theoretical physics, Feynman has been credited with pioneering the field of quantum computing, and introducing the concept of nanotechnology. He held the Richard Chace Tolman professorship in theoretical physics at the California Institute of Technology.

Feynman was a keen popularizer of physics through both books and lectures, notably a 1959 talk on top-down nanotechnology called There's Plenty of Room at the Bottom and The Feynman Lectures on Physics. Feynman also became known through his semi-autobiographical books (Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! and What Do You Care What Other People Think?) and books written about him, such as Tuva or Bust!

Feynman also had a deep interest in biology, and was a friend of the geneticist and microbiologist Esther Lederberg, who developed replica plating and discovered bacteriophage lambda. They had several mutual physicist friends who, after beginning their careers in nuclear research, moved for moral reasons into genetics, among them Leó Szilárd, Guido Pontecorvo, and Aaron Novick.

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Total Books: 28
The Character of Physical Law
2016 - The Character of Physical Law [MIT Press] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780262533416
ISBN-10: 0262533413
Genre: Science & Math
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics on CD Volumes 13  14 Volumes 13  14
The Feynman Lectures on Physics Volumes 9-10
Feynman's Thesis A New Approach to Quantum Theory
Feynman Lectures on Physics
2004 - Feynman Lectures on Physics [Crystal Structure to Magnetism and Electrical and Magnetic B] (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9780738209258
ISBN-10: 0738209252
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
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Feynman on Flow
2002 - Feynman on Flow [The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Volume 18] (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9780738207254
ISBN-10: 073820725X
Genres: Science & Math, Medical Books, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics The Complete Audio Collection  Volume 11 Feynman on Science and Vision
The Feynman Lectures on Physics Feynman on Fundamentals  Energy and Motion
1999 - The Feynman Lectures on Physics Feynman on Fundamentals Energy and Motion [Feynman Lectures on Physics Audio] (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9780738201634
ISBN-10: 0738201634
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics Vol 6  Feynman on Fundamentals  Kinetics and Heat
Feynman Lectures on Gravitation
1999 - Feynman Lectures on Gravitation (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140284508
ISBN-10: 0140284508
Genre: Science & Math
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Lumire et matire
1998 - Lumire Et Matire (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782020147583
ISBN-10: 2020147580
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Statistical Mechanics A Set of Lectures
1998 - Statistical Mechanics a Set of Lectures [Advanced Book Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780201360769
ISBN-10: 0201360764
Genres: Science & Math, Engineering & Transportation
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Particules et lois de la physique
1997 - Particules Et Lois De La Physique (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782729602857
ISBN-10: 2729602852
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Feynman's Lost Lecture
1997 - Feynman's Lost Lecture (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780099736219
ISBN-10: 0099736217
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Six Not-So-Easy Pieces Einstein's Relativity Symmetry and Space-Time
La nature de la physique
1980 - La Nature De La Physique (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782020056588
ISBN-10: 2020056585
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics Vol 3 Quantum Mechanics
The Feynman Lectures on Physics Vol 3 Quantum Mechanics (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780201020359
ISBN-10: 0201020351
Genre: Science & Math
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Idiosyncratic Thinking Workshop
Idiosyncratic Thinking Workshop (Audio Cassette)
ISBN-13: 9781569643044
ISBN-10: 1569643040
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The Pleasure of Finding Things Out
Laskette Varmaankin Leikkia Mr Feynman
Laskette Varmaankin Leikkia Mr Feynman (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782100493531
ISBN-10: 2100493531
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Lecons sur la physique
Lecons Sur La Physique [French Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782738107725
ISBN-10: 2738107729
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