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Manfred von Ardenne, Baron

Birthplace: Hamburg, Deutschland
Death: Died in Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Egmont Armand von Ardenne and Adela Magdalena von Ardenne
Husband of Dorothea Jahn and Bettina von Ardenne
Father of Beatrice-Bettina-Wilhemine von Ardenne; Thomas-Gothilo von Ardenne; <private> von Ardenne and <private> von Ardenne
Brother of Magdalena von Ardenne; Ekkehard von Ardenne; Gothillo von Ardenne and Renata von Ardenne

Occupation: physicien nucléaire
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About Manfred von Ardenne, Baron

Manfred von Ardenne (20 January 1907 – 26 May 1997) was a German research and applied physicist and inventor. He took out approximately 600 patents in fields including electron microscopy, medical technology, nuclear technology, plasma physics, and radio and television technology. From 1928 to 1945, he directed his private research laboratory Forschungslaboratorium für Elektronenphysik. For ten years after World War II, he worked in the Soviet Union on their atomic bomb project and was awarded a Stalin Prize. Upon his return to the then East Germany, he started another private laboratory, Forschungsinstitut Manfred von Ardenne.

Über Manfred von Ardenne, Baron (Deutsch)

Manfred Baron von Ardenne (* 20. Januar 1907 in Hamburg; † 26. Mai 1997 in Dresden-Weißer Hirsch) war ein deutscher Naturwissenschaftler. Er war als Forscher vor allem in der angewandten Physik tätig und hielt am Ende rund 600 Erfindungen und Patente in der Funk- und Fernsehtechnik, Elektronenmikroskopie, Nuklear-, Plasma- und Medizintechnik.

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Manfred von Ardenne, Baron's Timeline

January 20, 1907
Hamburg, Deutschland
July 20, 1939
Age 32
Berlin, Deutschland
April 20, 1943
Age 36
Berlin, Deutschland
May 26, 1997
Age 90
Dresden, Saxony, Germany