Marvin L. Cohen (born Montreal on March 3, 1935) is a Canadian-born American physicist. He is a professor of condensed matter physics and materials science at the University of California, Berkeley. Nobel laureate Robert B. Laughlin studied under John D. Joannopoulos, a student of Cohen's.
Cohen received his PhD from the University of Chicago in 1964, under Professor Jim Phillips. He ... more »
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''Your views are now my own.''Marvin Cohen, U.S. author and humorist. In conversation, after having taken a strong position in an argument and heard a complete refutation of hi...
''I've gradually risen from lower-class background to lower-class foreground.''Marvin Cohen, U.S. author and humorist. Baseball the Beautiful, Links Books (1970). Author's biography.
My friend devotes himself to his life, whenever he can find the spare time. His motto is: 'Don't just sit there: live!' So he's too busy to stand, to walk, to do anything, except to live. He even refu...Marvin Cohen, U.S. author and humorist. The Self-Devoted Friend, New Directions (1967).