Quotes by Abdus Salam

About Abdus Salam:

Mohammad Abdus Salam was a Pakistani theoretical physicist who, when he shared the 1979 Nobel Prize in Physics for his contribution to electroweak unification, became the first Pakistani to receive a Nobel Prize and also the second Muslim to win the prize, after Anwar Sadat of Egypt, and the first Muslim to win the prize in science.

Author Bio

  • NameAbdus Salam
  • Descriptiontheoretical physicist, and Nobel Prize in Physics recipient
  • AliasesMohammad Abdus Salam
  • BornJanuary 29, 1926
  • DiedNovember 21, 1996
  • CountryPakistan
  • ProfessionPhysicist
  • AwardsAtoms For Peace Award; Fellow Of The Royal Society; Knight Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire; Pride Of Performance; Erwin Schrödinger Prize; Copley Medal; Royal Medal; Nobel Prize In Physics