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Frederick Alexander Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, CH, PC, FRS (5 April 1886 – 3 July 1957), pronounced /ˈtʃɑːrwɛl/ CHAR-well, was an English physicist and an influential scientific adviser to the British government from the early 1940s to the early 1950s, particularly to Winston Churchill. He advocated the "area" bombing of German cities during the Second World War and doubted the sophistication of Nazi Germany's radar technology and the existence of its "V" weapons programme.

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  • Frederick Alexander Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, CH, PC, FRS (5 April 1886 – 3 July 1957), pronounced /ˈtʃɑːrwɛl/ CHAR-well, was an English physicist and an influential scientific adviser to the British government from the early 1940s to the early 1950s, particularly to Winston Churchill. He advocated the "area" bombing of German cities during the Second World War and doubted the sophistication of Nazi Germany's radar technology and the existence of its "V" weapons programme.
  • Frederick Alexander Lindemann, 1. Viscount Cherwell CH PC FRS (* 5. April 1886 in Baden-Baden; † 3. Juli 1957 in London) war ein britischer Physiker und Beamter.Er wurde vor allem berühmt als Vertrauter und Ratgeber des britischen Kriegspremiers Winston Churchill in Wissenschaftsfragen. In dieser Eigenschaft war Lindemann einer der wichtigsten Befürworter der flächendeckenden Bombardierung Deutschlands während des Zweiten Weltkrieges durch alliierte Bomberflotten. In der britischen Öffentlichkeit war er weithin unter seinem Spitznamen „der Professor“ bekannt.
  • Frederick Alexander Lindemann, 1er vicomte Cherwell, né le 5 avril 1886 à Baden-Baden et mort le 3 juillet 1957), est un physicien anglais, conseiller scientifique du gouvernement de Grande-Bretagne et proche de Winston Churchill.
  • Fu un sostenitore dei bombardamenti su larga scala sulle città tedesche durante la seconda guerra mondiale e mise in dubbio la sofisticatezza della tecnologia radar tedesca, nonché l'esistenza del suo programma di armamenti del tipo V. Era il secondo dei tre figli di Adolphus Frederick Lindemann, che era emigrato nel Regno Unito verso il 1871 e venne naturalizzato, e della sua consorte americana Olga Noble.
  • Frederick Alexander Lindemann (Baden-Baden, 5 de abril de 1886 — Londres, 3 de julho de 1957) foi um físico britânico de origem judaica, nascido na Alemanha.
  • Frederick Alexander Lindemann, 1. wicehrabia Cherwell CH (ur. 5 kwietnia 1886 w Baden-Baden, zm. 3 lipca 1957), brytyjski fizyk, doradca rządu brytyjskiego, minister w rządach Winstona Churchilla. Był drugim z trzech synów niemieckiego emigranta Adolpha Friedricha Lindemanna oraz Olgi Noble. Kształcił się w Szkocji oraz Darmstadt. Następnie studiował fizykę na Uniwersytecie Berlińskim u Walthera Nernsta. Po wybuchu I wojny światowej wyjechał z Niemiec do Wielkiej Brytanii. W 1915 rozpoczął pracę w Royal Aircraft Factory w Farnborough. Przeprowadzał tam m.in. badania dotyczące lotniczego korkociągu.
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