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Alfvén, Hannes Syllabification: Alf·vén, Hannes
Pronunciation: /älˈvān/

Definition of Alfvén, Hannes in English:

(1908–95), Swedish theoretical physicist; full name Hannes Olof Gösta Alfvén. His work was important for controlled thermonuclear fusion. He shared the 1970 Nobel Prize for Physics with Louis Néel (1904–2000).
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