- Category : 1902-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Small (5,10,44)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Penetration 2
Norwegian accelerator physicist who was the originator of many particle acceleration concepts, including the resonance accelerator and the betatron accelerator. His brother was aviator and entrepreneur Viggo Widerøe.
Widerøe died on 11 October 1996 in Switzerland, aged 94.