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Louis Eugène Félix Néel

(1904—2000)


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(1904–2000)

A French physicist, Néel became Director of the Centre for Nuclear Studies in Grenoble in 1956. Much of his work was in the field of magnetism, including terrestrial magnetism, and he was the first to explain the existence of remanent palaeomagnetism in rocks.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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