Otto Haxel

Lived 1909 – 1998. Otto Haxel, a nuclear physicist from Germany was involved in the German nuclear energy projects during the Second World War. Together with J. Hans D. Jensen and Hans Suess he researched “magic numbers” or stable nuclei, with a total of 2, 8, 20, 50, 82 or 126 neutrons or protons and … Continue reading Otto Haxel