Feza Gürsey

Turkish physicist

Feza Gürsey (April 7, 1921 – April 13, 1992) was a Turkish mathematician and physicist.[1] Among his most prominent contributions to theoretical physics, his works on the Chiral model and on SU(6) are most popular.

Feza Gürsey
Born(1921-04-07)April 7, 1921
DiedApril 13, 1992(1992-04-13) (aged 71)
Alma mater
Scientific career
FieldsMathematical Physics


  • (With Chia-Hsiung Tze) On the Role of Division, Jordan, and Related Algebras in Particle Physics (1996), ISBN 981-02-2863-5

Awards and honorsEdit

The Feza Gürsey Institute in Istanbul and Feza Gürsey Science Center in Ankara are named in his honor.

Related pagesEdit


  1. https://www.biyografya.com/biyografi/5931
  2. "Dr. Feza Gursey, 71, A Decorated Physicist". New York Times. 1992-04-24. Retrieved 2008-09-05.
  3. "Fizikciler, Feza Gursey". 2006. Archived from the original on 2012-02-08. Retrieved 2012-05-12.

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