Manuel Cardona

Memories and Reminiscences

  • Klaus Ensslin
  • Luis Viña

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Maria Isabel Alonso
    Pages 5-6
  3. David Aspnes
    Pages 13-14
  4. Andrés Cantarero
    Pages 23-27
  5. Alex Fainstein
    Pages 35-43
  6. Walter A. Harrison
    Pages 49-49
  7. Carlos P. Herrero, Rafael Ramírez
    Pages 59-61
  8. Reinhard K. Kremer
    Pages 63-67
  9. Chengtian Lin
    Pages 75-76

About this book


This book pays tribute to an extraordinary researcher and personality, Manuel Cardona. He had significant influence in the development of science and inside the scientific community. The book consists of contributions by former collaborators and students of Prof. Manuel Cardona. The short contributions deal with personal encounters with Manuel Cardona describing his extraordinary personality. This includes descriptions of scientific discussions, Manuel Cardona's involvement in social justice and his enormous knowledge about human culture, languages and history.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Ensslin
    • 1
  • Luis Viña
    • 2
  1. 1.Physics Dept.ETH ZurichZurichSwitzerland
  2. 2.Fisica de MaterialesUniversidad Autonoma de MadridMadridSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20342-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20343-0
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