On his contributions to string theory:

- Hiroshi Itoyama,
*Birth of String Theory*, Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics**2016**6 (2016) 06A103 [arXiv:1604.03701, doi:10.1093/ptep/ptw063]

Introducing discussion of what came to be called the *Nambu-Goto action* for strings (then motivated as explanation for the “dual resonance model” for hadrons, cf. *Polyakov gauge-string duality*):

- Yoichiro Nambu,
*Duality and Hadrodynamics*, Notes prepared for the Copenhagen High Energy Symposium (1970) [doi:10.1142/9789812795823_0026, pdf]

Prediction of the omega-meson:

- Yoichiro Nambu,
*Possible Existence of a Heavy Neutral Meson*, Phys. Rev. 106, 1366 (1957) (doi:10.1103/PhysRev.106.1366)

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