Walter Greiner, German theoretical physicist, Died at 80


Walter Greiner was born on October 29, 1935, and died on October 6, 2016.

He was a German theoretical physicist.

Walter Greiner’s research interests lied in atomic physics, heavy ion physics, nuclear physics, elementary particle physics (particularly in quantum electrodynamics and quantum chromodynamics).

Walter Greiner was known for his series of books in theoretical physics, particularly in Germany but also around the world.

Walter Greiner passed away at 80 years old.