U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Edward Teller, Still Shaking Up Science Today

Edward Teller From "Sound Waves to Stars", the work of Edward Teller, an icon of 20th Century Physics, still resonates today. Teller, co-founder and Director Emeritus of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, was at the forefront of the some of the 20th Century's most dramatic and history-making events (see press release), and his impact is still felt in such diverse fields as nuclear physics, plasma physics, astrophysics, and statistical mechanics. In conjunction with the centennial of Teller's birth on January 15, OSTI has posted at its DOE R&D Accomplishments Web site highlights of his outstanding career.

Last updated on Friday 13 September 2013