- Category : 1907-births
- Type : ME
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Consciousness 4
Italian physicist, nicknamed Beppo, who contributed to the discovery of the pion or pi-meson decay in 1947, with César Lattes and Cecil Frank Powell (Nobel Prize for Physics). At the time of this discovery, they were all working at the H. H. Wills Laboratory of the University of Bristol.
He died on 30 December 1993, aged 86, in Paris, France. The X-ray satellite SAX was named BeppoSAX in his honour after its launch in 1996.