Neils Bohr (1885-1962) was born in Copenhagen on 7 October 1885. He was appointed professor of physics at Copenhagen University in 1916. He got the Nobel prize for his work on the structure of atom in 1922.
- Among Professor Bohr’s numerous writings, three appearing as books are:
(i) The Theory of Spectra and Atomic Constitution, (ii) Atomic Theory and,
(iii) The Description of Nature.