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yuˈkɑ wɑyukawa

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  1. Yukawa, Hideki Yukawanoun

    Japanese mathematical physicist who proposed that nuclear forces are mediated by massive particles called mesons which are analogous to the photon in mediating electromagnetic forces (1907-1981)


  1. Yukawa

    Yukawa (written: 湯川) is a Japanese surname, but is also applied to proper nouns.


  1. yukawa

    Yukawa interaction, named after the Japanese physicist Hideki Yukawa, is a theory that describes a particular kind of fundamental interaction between particles, which involves the exchange of a particle, usually a pion or a massive vector boson. This theory successfully predicted the existence of the pion, a subatomic particle, and forms the basis of nuclear force theory. The term "yukawa" is also used to describe the specific potential energy between two particles involved in this interaction.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Yukawa is ranked #117480 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Yukawa surname appeared 148 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Yukawa.

    76.3% or 113 total occurrences were Asian.
    11.4% or 17 total occurrences were White.
    8.7% or 13 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    3.3% or 5 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yukawa in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yukawa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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