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Cécile DeWitt-Morette (left) with Bryce DeWitt (right)
|Born||21 December 1922|
|Died||8 May 2017 (aged 94)|
|Fields||Theoretical physics |
|Institutions||Institute for Advanced Study |
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Texas at Austin
|Doctoral advisor||Walter Heitler Louis de Broglie|
|Doctoral students||Charles Doering Tianrong Zhang|
|Known for||École de Physique des Houches|
|Notable awards||Marcel Grossmann Award|
For her publications, she was awarded the American Society of the French Legion of Honour 2007 Medal for Distinguished Achievement. Attendees at the summer school included over twenty students who would go on to be Nobel Prize winners, including Pierre-Gilles de Gennes, Georges Charpak, and Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, who identify the school for helping in their success.
- Cécile DeWitt-Morette profile, seniorwomen.com; accessed 18 June 2015.
- "Oral History Transcript: Drs Bryce DeWitt & Cecile DeWitt-Morette". American Institute of Physics. 28 February 1995. http://www.aip.org/history/ohilist/23199.html. Retrieved 19 April 2015.
- Interview: Cécile DeWitt-Morette, seniorwomen.com; accessed 14 July 2015.