Definition of Landau, Lev in English:

Share this entry

Landau, Lev

Pronunciation: /ˈlanˌdou/ Pronunciation: /lənˈdou/
(1908–68), Soviet theoretical physicist; full name Lev Davidovich Landau. Active in many fields, Landau was noted for his work on the superfluidity and thermal conductivity of liquid helium. Nobel Prize for Physics (1962).

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Lan·dau, Lev

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.