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essayist , physicist

Jean-Marc Lévy-Leblond, French physicist, essayist. Recipient Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres, Ministry Culture, 1986, Capire Prize, Eco-Crea/Italy, 1996. Member of Society Française de Physique, Asn Niçoise d'Animation et d'Info Scientifiques (pres since 1991).

Background

Lévy-Leblond, Jean-Marc was born on April 18, 1940 in Montpellier, France. Son of Raymond Lévy and Myriam Seckel.

Education

Student, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, 1962. Doctor of Science in Physics, University Paris, 1965.

Career

Attaché de research National Center for Scientific Research, Paris, 1962-1965, chargé de research, 1967-1969, director research, 1994-1996. Research associate University Rochester, 1966. Professor University Paris 7, 1969-1980, University Nice, France, 1980—2002, professor emeritus, since 2002.

Pres Comn Lit Science Ctr National des Lettres, 1983—1987, Conseil National de la Cutlure Science, Ministry de la Research, France, 1985—1987. Vpres Assn des Musées et Centres de Culture Science, France, 1996—1998.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Quantics Rudiments, 1990, Aux Contraires, 1996, Impasciences, 2003. Editor: (series) Sci Ouverte, since 1972. Director: (journal) Alliage, since 1991.

Membership

Member of Society Française de Physique, Asn Niçoise d'Animation et d'Info Scientifiques (pres since 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Science and culture relationships.

Connections

Married Roselyne Chaumont. Children: Juliette, Marianne, Alice, Jeanne.

father:
Raymond Lévy

mother:
Myriam Seckel

spouse:
Roselyne Chaumont

child:
Jeanne Lévy-Leblond

child:
Marianne Lévy-Leblond

child:
Juliette Lévy-Leblond

child:
Alice Lévy-Leblond