News Brief 10/9/2012, Tishrei 23, 5773
Nobel Prize Winners Include Moroccan of Jewish Descent
Serge Haroche of France and David Wineland of the United States won the Nobel Physics Prize on Tuesday for work in quantum physics that could one day open the way to supercomputers.
Haroche is from a Jewish family and was born in Casablanca, Morocco in 1944. He has lectured at Israel’s Technion University.