Amos De Shalit
Hebrew: עמוס דה-שליט
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About Amos De Shalit
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.