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Lev Landau

Lev Landau (Лев Давидович Ландау) was one of the leading theoretical physicists of 20th century; leading an original school of theoretical physics in Harkov, Soviet Union. He died early as a consequence of injuries in a traffic accident.

See also Landau-Lifschitz.

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