Amos עמוס De Shalit דה-שליט (1926 - 1969) MP

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Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
Death: Died in Rechovot, Israel
Occupation: физик
Managed by: Amos Goldreich
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About Amos עמוס De Shalit דה-שליט

Amos de-Shalit עמוס דה-שליט‎; September 29, 1926 - September 2, 1969) was a distinguished Israeli nuclear physicist.

Awards and honours

  • In 1962, de-Shalit was elected as a member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities.
  • In 1965, he was awarded the Israel Prize in exact sciences, together with his colleague Professor Igal Talmi, for their work on "shell model" in nuclear physics.
  • The De Shalit High School and two junior sister high schools in Rehovot were renamed after him.
  • In 1974, In conjunction with the Weizmann Institute, the "Amos de-Shalit Foundation" was founded to foster an increased awareness of the important role of science amongst Israeli youth, and "Amos de-Shalit Summer School program" was launched in his name.
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January 27, 1926
Jerusalem, Israel
September 12, 1969
Age 43
Rechovot, Israel