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Zhores Alferov
2000 Physics

* 1930 in Witebsk/Byelorussia
+ 2019 in Saint Petersburg


Zhores Alferov

  Zhores Ivanovich Alferov was a Soviet and Russian physicist and academic
who contributed significantly to the creation of modern heterostructure physics and electronics.
He shared the 2000 Nobel Prize in Physics for the development
of the semiconductor heterojunction for optoelectronics.