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The year 1980 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

List of years in science (table)


Astronomy and space explorationEdit


Computer scienceEdit


History of science and technologyEdit



  • German physician Klaus von Klitzing, working at the high magnetic field laboratory in Grenoble with silicon-based samples developed by Michael Pepper and Gerhard Dorda, makes the unexpected discovery that the Hall conductivity is exactly quantized, the Quantum Hall effect.


Other eventsEdit





  1. ^ Mizushima, K.; Jones, P. C.; Wiseman, P. J.; Goodenough, J. B. (June 1980). "LixCoO2 (0<x≪-1): A new cathode material for batteries of high energy density". Materials Research Bulletin. 15 (6): 783–789. doi:10.1016/0025-5408(80)90012-4.
  2. ^ Dronsfield, Alan (January 2011). "Inorganic Chemical Laboratory, Oxford/John Goodenough Landmark Award" (PDF). RSC Historical Group Newsletter. Royal Society of Chemistry: 25–27. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2012-01-17.
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  5. ^ Aamidor, Abe. "Thank this guy for 'control-alt-delete'". The Indianapolis Star. Retrieved 2011-11-30.
  6. ^ Lueg, Christopher; Fisher, Danyel, eds. (2003). From Usenet to CoWebs: interacting with social information spaces. London: Springer. ISBN 978-1-85233-532-8.
  7. ^ Fukushima, Kunihiko (1980). "Neocognitron: A Self-organizing Neural Network Model for a Mechanism of Pattern Recognition Unaffected by Shift in Position" (PDF). Biological Cybernetics. 36 (4): 193–202. doi:10.1007/bf00344251. PMID 7370364. Retrieved 2013-12-10.
  8. ^ Ciresan, Dan; Meier, Ueli; Schmidhuber, Jürgen (June 2012). Multi-column deep neural networks for image classification. 2012 IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition. New York: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. pp. 3642–3649. arXiv:1202.2745. doi:10.1109/CVPR.2012.6248110. ISBN 9781467312264. OCLC 812295155.
  9. ^ Alvarez, Luis W.; Alvarez, Walter; Asaro, Frank; Michel, Helen V. (1980). "Extraterrestrial cause for the Cretaceous–Tertiary extinction". Science. 208 (4448): 1095–1108. Bibcode:1980Sci...208.1095A. CiteSeerX doi:10.1126/science.208.4448.1095. PMID 17783054.
  10. ^ Borel, J. F.; Kis, Z. L.; Beveridge, T. (2012). "2: The History of the Discovery and Development of Cyclosporine". In Merluzzi, Vincent J.; Adams, Julian (eds.). The Search for Anti-Inflammatory Drugs: Case Histories from Concept to Clinic. Springer Science & Business Media. p. 58. ISBN 978-1-4615-9848-0.
  11. ^ Valentine, Vincent (June 2017). "Recapitulation of the Opening Plenary Session: San Diego 2017" (PDF). Links. ISHLT. Retrieved 2018-07-28.
  12. ^ Mayes, R.; Horwitz, A. V. (2005). "DSM-III and the revolution in the classification of mental illness". Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences. 41 (3): 249–67. doi:10.1002/jhbs.20103. PMID 15981242.
  13. ^ Wilson, M. (1993). "DSM-III and the transformation of American psychiatry: a history". American Journal of Psychiatry. 150 (3): 399–410. doi:10.1176/ajp.150.3.399. PMID 8434655.
  14. ^ Speigel, Alix (2005-01-03). "The Dictionary of Disorder: How one man revolutionized psychiatry". The New Yorker: 56–63. Archived from the original on 6 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-04.
  15. ^ "MRI Scanner (1980)". Oxfordshire Blue Plaques Scheme. Oxfordshire Blue Plaques Board. 2011-06-02. Retrieved 2012-01-06.