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Herch Moyses Nussenzveig

OSA Awards & Distinctions



Herch Moysés Nussenzveig graduated from the University of São Paulo in 1957, where he studied physics. He is now a Professor Emeritus at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Institute of Physics. He is a Fellow of OSA and recipient of the Max Born Award “for distinguished and valuable contributions to the theory of Mie scattering and to the theories of the rainbow and the glory.”



Document Created: 29 Jul 2020
Last Updated: 29 Jul 2020