Wolfgang Kummer writes about Victor Weisskopf.
Valentine Telegdi talks about his relationship with Victor Weisskopf, former CERN Director General who recently passed away.
This year has marked the passing away of two great former director-generals of CERN, Willibald Jentshcke on 11 March and Viki Weisskopf on 21 April.
Viki Weisskopf was a great director-general. I will try to illustrate his greatness, first by presenting the size and difficulties of the job that he faced, and the results that he and CERN obtained, ...
It is sometimes said of someone that he or she was the right person in the right place at the right time. Never have I seen this more clearly than with Viki Weisskopf's role as director-general at CER...
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Wolfgang Kummer pays tribute to former CERN director-general Victor Weisskopf, who died on 22 April at the age of 93.