Dmitry G. Yakovlev

Ioffe Physical Technical Institute, St.-Petersburg, Russia

Landau and Neutron Stars


According to Rosenfeld (1974), Landau discussed the discovery of the neutron with Bohr and Rosenfeld in Copenhagen in February 1932 and suggested the existence of neutron stars. However, it has turned out that Landau did not visit Bohr in 1932. Was that discussion real?


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