References for Lev Landau

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  1. A T Grigorian, Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9047038/Lev-Davidovich-Landau
  2. A T Grigorian, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Lev_Davidovich_Landau.aspx

Books:

  1. A A Abrikosov, Academician L D Landau (Russian) (Izdat. 'Nauka', Moscow, 1965).
  2. M Bessarab, Landau. Pages of a life (Russian) (Rabochii, Moscow, 1978).
  3. A Dorozynski, The Man They Wouldn't Let Die (Macmillan, New York, 1965).
  4. V L Ginzburg, About Science, Myself and Others (CRC Press, 2004).
  5. F Janouch, Lev D Landau: his life and work (CERN - European Organization for Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1979).
  6. I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989).
  7. I M Khalatnikov and V P Mineev (eds.), 30 years of the Landau Institute (World Scientific Publishing Co., Inc., River Edge, NJ, 1996).
  8. E M Lifshitz (ed.), L D Landau, Collected papers of L D Landau 1 (Russian) (Izdat. "Nauka", Moscow, 1969).
  9. E M Lifshitz and I M Halatnikov (eds), L D Landau, Collected papers of L D Landau 2 (Russian) (Izdat. "Nauka", Moscow, 1969).
  10. A Livanova, Landau : a great physicist and teacher (Oxford, 1980).
  11. D ter Haar, Men of Physics : L D Landau (Oxford, 1969).
  12. D ter Haar (ed.), L D Landau, Collected papers of L D Landau (Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, New York-London-Paris 1967).

Articles:

  1. A A Abrikosov, Recollections of L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 29-35.
  2. A I Akhiezer, Recollections of Lev Davidivich Landau, Physics today 47 (6) (1994), 35-42.
  3. A I Akhiezer, Teacher and friend, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 36-56.
  4. O I Akhiezer, Landau and the Ukrainian Physical Engineering Institute (Ukrainian), Ukrain. Fiz. Zh. 43 (9) (1998), 1013-1019.
  5. N E Alekseevskii, Dau in the thirties, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 57-59.
  6. E L Andronikashvili, The Leningrad period in the life of young Professor Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 60-62.
  7. V B Berestetskii, Studies on elementary particles, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 63-66.
  8. H Casimir, Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 67-77.
  9. H Chang, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 8 Electrodynamics of Continuous Media, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, American Scientist 49 (4) (1961), 408A; 410A.
  10. D S Danin, The passionate sobriety of youth, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 78-83.
  11. D S Danin, If all the scientists in the world ..., in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 84-88.
  12. I E Dzyaloshinskii, Landau through a pupil's eyes, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 89-96.
  13. I L Fabelinskii, Some meetings with L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 97-104.
  14. E L Feinberg, Landau and others, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 105-116.
  15. A L Fetter, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 5 Statistical Physics, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, American Scientist 69 (1) (1981), 88.
  16. E L Feinberg, Landau, Kapitsa and Stalin (on the 90th anniversary of the birth of L D Landau) (Russian), Priroda 1998 (1) (1998), 65-75.
  17. V L Ginzburg, Landau's attitude towards physics and physicists, Physics today 42 (5) (1989), 54-61.
  18. V L Ginzburg, A remarkable physicist, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 117-121.
  19. V L Ginzburg, Further thoughts, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 122-135.
  20. V L Ginzburg, The 'Course': in memory of L D Landau and E M Lifshitz, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 298-307.
  21. G Gorelik, The top-secret life of Lev Landau. KGB archives reveal that the Soviet genius co-authored an anti-Stalin manifesto, Scientific American (August 1997), 72-77.
  22. G E Gorelik, How the 'Course of theoretical physics' was created (Russian), Priroda 2005 (8) (2005), 67-75.
  23. V I Gol'danskii, In the kaleidoscope of memory, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 136-142.
  24. L P Gor'kov, The 'young people', in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 143-145.
  25. Z I Gorobets, By car into the mountains, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 146-152.
  26. A T Grigor'yan, Lev Davidovich Landau (Russian). On the 80th anniversary of his birth, Studies in the history of physics and mechanics, 1988 (Russian) ('Nauka', Moscow, 1988), 139-143.
  27. A T Grigor'yan, Lev Davidovich Landau. On the 80th anniversary of his birth (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhm. 1988 (1) (1988), 116-119.
  28. K Hall, The schooling of Lev Landau: the European context of post-revolutionary Soviet theoretical physics, Osiris (2) 23 (2008), 230-259.
  29. J D Harris, Review: The Man They Wouldn't Let Die, by Alexander Dorozynski, Russian Review 25 (1) (1966), 98-99.
  30. K Hufbauer, Landau's youthful sallies into stellar theory: Their origins, claims, and receptions, Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences 37 (2) (2007), 337-354.
  31. B L Ioffe, If Landau were alive now, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 153-156.
  32. B L Ioffe, Landau's Theoretical Minimum, Landau's Seminar, ITEP in the Beginning of the 1950's, QCD at the Threshold of the Fourth Decade/IOFFEFEST (2002).
  33. M I Kaganov, Landau as I knew him, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 157-165.
  34. M I Kaganov, The harder you work, the better, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 286-289.
  35. P L Kapitza and E M Lifshitz, Lev Davydovitch Landau (1908-1968), Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 15 (1969), 141-158.
  36. I M Khalatnikov, Reminiscences of Landau, Physics today 42 (5) (1989),34-41.
  37. I M Khalatnikov, The pride of Soviet science. On the eightieth birthday of Academician L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 1-4.
  38. I M Khalatnikov, How the school of Landau was started, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 166-172.
  39. I M Khalatnikov, How the Landau school was founded (Russian), Vestnik Akad. Nauk SSSR 1980 (7) (1980), 111-117.
  40. I M Khalatnikov, Some brushstrokes for a portrait not yet painted, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 173-179.
  41. A K Kikoin, How I became a teacher at Kharkov University, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 180-183.
  42. A K Kikoin, Landau's ten commandments, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 284-285.
  43. A S Kompaneets, L D Landau as a teacher, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 184-186.
  44. A G Kulikovskii, Some comments on the book 'Hydrodynamics' by L D Landau and E M Lifshitz (Russian), Prikl. Mat. Mekh. 50 (6) (1986), 1041-1042.
  45. J. Appl. Math. Mech. 50 (6) (1986), 806-807.
  46. Landau, Bohr, and Kapitza: letters 1936-41, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 308-319.
  47. B G Lazarev, From my memories, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 187-190.
  48. Lev Davidovich Landau, in Nobel lectures. Physics 1942-1962 (Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1964).
  49. Lev Davidovich Landau, in Who's Who in the Twentieth Century (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999).
  50. Lev Davidovich Landau, in A Dictionary of Scientists (Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999).
  51. E M Lifshitz, Lev Davidovich Landau (1908-1968) (Russian), Usp. Fiz. Nauk 97 (1969), 169-186.
  52. E M Lifshitz, Lev Davidovich Landau (1908-1968), Soviet Physics Uspekhi 12 (1) (1969), 135-145.
  53. E M Lifshitz, Lev Davidovich Landau (1908-1968), in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 7-27.
  54. E M Lifshitz, The discovery and elucidation of superfluidity in liquid helium, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 265-274.
  55. E M Lifshitz, Landau's plain talk to students of physics, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 275-283.
  56. G Liljestrand (ed.), Speech by Mr Belokhvostikov, Ambassador of the Soviet Union on behalf of Lev Davidovich Landau, Les Prix Nobel en 1962 (Nobel Foundation, Stockholm, 1963).
  57. O I Martynova, From not very close, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 191-193.
  58. W S McAfee, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 1 Mechanics, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, American Scientist 50 (1) Frontiers of Zealous Research (March 1962), 109A-110A.
  59. R E Peierls, My recollections of Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 194-197.
  60. J R Pellam, Lev Davidovich Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 198-204.
  61. L P Pitaevskii, Lev Davidovich Landau, global talent (5 May 2010).
  62. V L Pokrovskii, Science and life: conversations with Dau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 207-209.
  63. Professor Lev Landau, The Times (1968).
  64. Yu N Ranyuk, L D Landau and L M Pyatigorskii (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhm. 1999 (4) (1999), 79-91; 157.
  65. M Rothman, Review: General Physics. Mechanics and Molecular Physics, by L D Landau, A I Akhiezer, and E M Lifshitz, Science, New Series 160 (3828) (1968), 667.
  66. Yu B Rumer, A page or two of reminiscences about L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 208-213.
  67. E Ryndina and A Gill, Family lines sketched in the portrait of Lev Landau, Physics Today 57 (2) (2004), 53-60.
  68. S M Rytov, My rare 'talks' with L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 214-219.
  69. J Sapristein, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 4 Relativistic Quantum Theory, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, American Scientist 71 (3) (1983), 305.
  70. W R Schowalter, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 6 Fluid Mechanics, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, American Scientist 49 (1) (1961), 66A; 68A.
  71. I S Shapiro, From my memories of L D Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 220-223.
  72. D Shoenberg, Recollections of Landau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 224-230.
  73. V A Shukov (ed.), Unknown letters of L D Landau to Niels Bohr (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhm. 1983 (1) (1983), 130-131.
  74. Ya A Smorodinskii, As memory dictates, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 231-237.
  75. M A Styrikovich, Memories of Dau, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 238-246.
  76. K A Ter-Martirosyan, Landau as I remember him, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 247-256.
  77. V V Vorob'ev, Lev Landau and 'The anti-Soviet strike of physicists'. (Russian), Voprosy Istor. Estestvoznan. i Tekhm. 1999 (4) (1999), 92-101; 157.
  78. A Weinmann, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 3 Quantum Mechanics: Non-Relativistic Theory, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, The Mathematical Gazette 43 (346) (1959), 305-306.
  79. G H Weiss, Review: Course of Theoretical Physics, Vol 3 Quantum Mechanics: Non-Relativistic Theory, by Lev Landau and Evgenii Lifshitz, Science, New Series 128 (3327) (1958), 767-768.
  80. Ya B Zel'dovich, Recollections of the teacher, in I M Khalatnikov (ed.), Landau : the physicist and the man: recollections of L D Landau (Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1989), 257-262.

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