Infeld, Leopold

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Physics / Applied Mathematics (1939-1950)
Left Canada for Poland (University of Warsaw) 1950
Friend and collaborator of Albert Einstein (co--formulated the equation describing star movements, and co-authored with Einstein of The Evolution of Physics)
Signatory to Russell-Einstein Manifesto 1955


Why I Left Canada: Reflections on Science and Politics. Ed. Lewis Pyenson. Trans. Helen Infeld. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1978.

Horn, Michiel. ‘A Cold War tale: Leopold Infeld and the University of Toronto.’ Dalhousie Review 79/3 (1999), 319-333.