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Jack St. Clair Kirby, Nobel Prize in Physics, 2000 MP (1923 - 2005)

Jack St. Clair Kilby (November 8, 1923 – June 20, 2005) was an American electrical engineer who took part (along with Robert Noyce) in the realization of the first integrated circuit while worki...

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Carlo Rubbia, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1984 MP

Carlo Rubbia OMRI (born on 31 March 1934) is an Italian particle physicist and inventor who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Simon van der Meer for work leading to the discovery of the W ...

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Simon van der Meer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1984 MP (1925 - 2011)

Simon van der Meer (24 November 1925 – 4 March 2011) was a Dutch particle accelerator physicist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1984 with Carlo Rubbia for contributions to the CERN proj...

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Arthur Leonard Schawlow, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1981 MP (1921 - 1999)

I was born in Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.A. on May 5, 1921. My father had come from Europe a decade earlier. He left his home in Riga to study electrical engineering at Darmstadt, but arrived too late...

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Wolfgang Paul, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1989 MP (1913 - 1993)

Wolfgang Paul (August 10, 1913 – December 7, 1993) was a German physicist, who co-developed the non-magnetic quadrupole mass filter which laid the foundation for what we now call an ion trap. He...

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Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr., Nobel Prize in Physics, 1989 MP (1915 - 2011)

[ . Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr. ] (August 27, 1915 – November 4, 2011) was an American physicist who was awarded the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physics, together with Hans G. Dehmelt from University of W...

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William Alfred Fowler, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1983 MP (1911 - 1995)

William Alfred "Willie" Fowler (/ˈfaʊlər/; August 9, 1911 – March 14, 1995) was an American nuclear physicist, later astrophysicist, who, with Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar won...

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Klaus von Klitzing, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1985 MP

Klaus von Klitzing (28 June 1943 in Schroda) is a German physicist known for discovery of the integer quantum Hall Effect, for which he was awarded the 1985 Nobel Prize in Physics.

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Heinrich Rohrer, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1986 MP (1933 - 2013)

Heinrich Rohrer (6 June 1933 – 16 May 2013) was a Swiss physicist who shared half of the 1986 Nobel Prize in Physics with Gerd Binnig for the design of the scanning tunneling microscope (STM). T...

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Ernst August Ruska, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1986 MP (1906 - 1988)

Ernst August Friedrich Ruska (25 December 1906 – 27 May 1988) was a German physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1986 for his work in electron optics, including the design of the first...

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Ben Roy Mottelson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1975 MP

Ben Roy Mottelson (born July 9, 1926) is an American-born Danish nuclear physicist. He won the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the non-spherical geometry of atomic nuclei. Life and career...

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Pyotr Leonidovich Kapitsa, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1978 MP (1894 - 1984)

Pyotr Leonidovich Kapitsa or Peter Kapitza (Russian Пётр Леони́дович Кап&#x...

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Samuel Chao-Chung Ting, Nobel Prize in Phyics, 1976 MP

Samuel Chao Chung Ting (Chinese: 丁肇中; pinyin: Dīng Zhàozhōng; Wade-Giles: Ting Chao-chung) (born January 27, 1936) is an American physicist who received the No...

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Burton Richter, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1976 MP

Burton Richter (born March 22, 1931) is a Nobel Prize-winning American physicist. He led the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) team which co-discovered the J/ψ meson in 1974, alongside t...

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Aage Niels Bohr, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1975 MP (1922 - 2009)

Aage Niels Bohr (19 June 1922 – 8 September 2009) was a Danish nuclear physicist and Nobel laureate, and the son of the famous physicist and Nobel laureate Niels Bohr. Autobiography, written w...

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Sir Martin Ryle, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1974 MP (1918 - 1984)

Sir Martin Ryle FRS (27 September 1918 – 14 October 1984) was an English radio astronomer who developed revolutionary radio telescope systems (see e.g. aperture synthesis) and used them for accu...

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Brian David Josephson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1973 MP

Brian David Josephson , FRS (born 4 January 1940), is a Welsh theoretical physicist and professor emeritus of physics at the University of Cambridge. Best known for his pioneering work on superconducti...

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Ivar Giaever, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1973 MP

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Leo Esaki, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1973 MP

Reona Esaki (江崎 玲於奈 Esaki Reona, born March 12, 1925), also known as Leo Esaki, is a Japanese physicist who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1973 with Ivar Giaeve...

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Leon Niel Cooper, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1972 MP

Leon N Cooper (born February 28, 1930) is an American physicist and Nobel Prize laureate, who with John Bardeen and John Robert Schrieffer, developed the BCS theory of superconductivity. He is also the...

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John Robert Schrieffer, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1972 MP

John Robert Schrieffer (born May 31, 1931) is an American physicist and, with John Bardeen and Leon N Cooper, recipient of the 1972 Nobel Prize for Physics for developing the BCS theory, the first succ...

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Dennis Gabor, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1971 MP (1900 - 1979)

Dennis Gabor CBE, FRS (original Hungarian name: Gábor Dénes; 5 June 1900 – 8 February 1979) was a Hungarian-British electrical engineer and physicist, most notable for inventing ho...

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Aleksander Mikhailovoch Prokhov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP (1916 - 2002)

Alexander Mikhaylovich Prokhorov , or Aleksandr Mikhailovich Prokhorov, (Russian: Алекса́ндр Миха0...

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Nicolay Gennadiyevich Basov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP (1922 - 2001)

Nikolay Gennadiyevich Basov (Russian: Никола́й Генна́диевич &...

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Julian Seymour Schwinger, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1965 MP (1918 - 1994)

Julian Seymour Schwinger (February 12, 1918 – July 16, 1994) was a Nobel Prize winning American theoretical physicist. He is best known for his work on the theory of quantum electrodynamics (QED...

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Sin-Itiro Tomonaga, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1965 MP (1906 - 1979)

Sin-Itiro Tomonaga (朝永 振一郎 Tomonaga Shin'ichirō?, March 31, 1906 – July 8, 1979) was a Japanese physicist, influential in the development of quantum ele...

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Fréderique Alfred Kastler, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1966 MP (1902 - 1984)

Alfred Kastler (3 May 1902 – 7 January 1984) was a French physicist, and Nobel Prize laureate. Kastler was born in Guebwiller (Alsace, German Empire) and later attended the Lycée Bartho...

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Louis Néel, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1970 MP (1931 - 2000)

Louis Eugène Félix Néel ForMemRS (22 November 1904 – 17 November 2000) was a French physicist born in Lyon. He studied at the Lycée du Parc in Lyon and was accepted a...

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Johannes Hans Daniel Jensen, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1963 MP (1907 - 1923)

Johannes Hans Daniel Jensen (25 June 1907 – 11 February 1973) was a German nuclear physicist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project, known as the Uranium Club, in w...

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Maria Goeppert-Mayer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1963 MP (1906 - 1972)

Maria Goeppert Mayer (June 28, 1906 – February 20, 1972) was a German-born American theoretical physicist, and Nobel laureate in Physics for proposing the nuclear shell model of the atomic nucle...

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Hannes Olof Gösta Alfvén, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1970 MP (1908 - 1995)

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Charles Hard Townes, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1964 MP

Charles Hard Townes (born July 28, 1915) is an American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and educator. Townes is known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fund...

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Robert Hofstadter, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1961 MP (1915 - 1990)

Robert Hofstadter (February 5, 1915 – November 17, 1990) was an American physicist. He was the joint winner of the 1961 Nobel Prize in Physics (together with Rudolf Mössbauer) "for his pi...

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Rudolf Ludwig Mössbauer, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1961 MP (1929 - 2011)

Rudolf Ludwig Mössbauer (Mößbauer; 31 January 1929 – 14 September 2011) was a German physicist best known for his 1957 discovery of recoilless nuclear resonance fluorescence...

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Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1895 - 1971)

Igor Yevgenyevich Tamm (Russian: И́горь Евге́ньевич ТамC...

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Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1904 - 1990)

Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Russian: Па́вел Алексе́евич Чер...

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Owen Chamberlain, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1959 MP (1920 - 2006)

Owen Chamberlain (July 10, 1920 – February 28, 2006) was an American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery, with collaborator Emilio Segrè, of antiprotons, a sub-atom...

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Emilio Segrè, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1959 MP (1905 - 1989)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Emilio Gino Segr è (30 January 1905 – 22 April 1989) was an Italian physicist and Nobel laureate who discovered the elements technetium and astatine...

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Ilya Frank, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1958 MP (1908 - 1990)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Ilya Mikhailovich Frank (Russian: Илья́ Миха́йлович...

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Donald Arthur Glaser, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1960 MP (1926 - 2013)

Donald Arthur Glaser (September 21, 1926 – February 28, 2013) was an American physicist, neurobiologist, and the winner of the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physics for his invention of the bubble chamb...

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Tsung-Dao Lee, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1957 MP

Tsung-Dao (T. D.) Lee, (Chinese: 李政道; pinyin: Lǐ Zhèngdào) (born November 24, 1926) is a Chinese-born American physicist, well known for his work on parity vio...

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Chen-Ning Yang, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1957 MP

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Chen-Ning Franklin Yang (born October 1, 1922), also known as Yang Zhenning, is a Chinese-born American physicist who works on statistical mechanics and particle physics. He and Tsung-dao Lee received ...

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Walter Houser Brattain MP (1902 - 1987)

Walter Houser Brattain (February 10, 1902–October 13, 1987) was an American physicist at Bell Labs who, along with John Bardeen and William Shockley, invented the transistor. They shared the 1...

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William Bradford Shockley, Jr., Nobel Prize in Physics, 1956 MP (1910 - 1989)

William Bradford Shockley Jr. (February 13, 1910 – August 12, 1989) was an American physicist and inventor. Along with John Bardeen and Walter Houser Brattain, Shockley co-invented the transis...

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Polykarp Kusch, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1955 MP (1911 - 1993)

Polykarp Kusch (January 26, 1911 – March 20, 1993) was a German-American physicist. In 1955 he was jointly awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics with Willis Eugene Lamb for his accurate determinat...

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Edward Mills Purcell, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1952 MP (1912 - 1997)

Edward Mills Purcell (August 30, 1912 – March 7, 1997) was an American physicist who shared the 1952 Nobel Prize for Physics for his independent discovery (published 1946) of nuclear magnetic re...

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Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1951 MP (1903 - 1995)

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Cecil Frank Powell, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1950 MP (1903 - 1969)

Cecil Frank Powell , FRS (5 December 1903 – 9 August 1969) was a British physicist, and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate for his development of the photographic method of studying nuclear process...

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Hideki Yukawa, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1948 MP (1907 - 1981)

Hideki Yukawa ForMemRS FRSE (湯川 秀樹 Yukawa Hideki?, 23 January 1907 – 8 September 1981), was a Japanese theoretical physicist and the first Japanese Nobel laureate. ...

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Clinton Joseph Davisson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1937 MP (1881 - 1958)

Clinton Joseph Davisson (October 22, 1881 – February 1, 1958), was an American physicist who won the 1937 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of electron diffraction in the famous Davisson-...

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Sir George Paget Thomson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1937 MP (1892 - 1975)

Sir George Paget Thomson, FRS (3 May 1892 – 10 September 1975) was an English physicist and Nobel laureate in physics recognised for his discovery with Clinton Davisson of the wave properties of...

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Carl David Anderson, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1936 MP (1905 - 1991)

Carl David Anderson (September 3, 1905 – January 11, 1991) was an American physicist. He is best known for his discovery of the positron in 1932, an achievement for which he received the 1936 No...

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Victor Franz Hess, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1936 MP (1883 - 1964)

Victor Francis Hess (24 June 1883 – 17 December 1964) was an Austrian-American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics, who discovered cosmic rays. Biography[edit] Victor Franz Hess was born ...

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Sir James Chadwick, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1935 MP (1891 - 1974)

Sir James Chadwick , CH, FRS (20 October 1891 – 24 July 1974) was an English physicist who was awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the neutron in 1932. In 1941, he wrote...

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Owen Willans Richardson MP (1879 - 1959)

Sir Owen Willans Richardson , FRS (26 April 1879 – 15 February 1959) was a British physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1928 for his work on thermionic emission, which led to Richards...

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Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, Nobel Prize in Phyics, 1927 MP (1869 - 1959)

Charles Thomson Rees Wilson , CH, FRS (14 February 1869 – 15 November 1959) was a Scottish physicist and meteorologist who received the Nobel Prize in physics for his invention of the cloud cham...

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Luis Walter Alvarez, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1968 MP (1911 - 1988)

Luis Walter Alvarez (June 13, 1911 – September 1, 1988) was an American experimental physicist, inventor, and professor who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1968. The American Journal...

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Melvin Schwartz, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1988 MP (1932 - 2006)

Melvin Schwartz (November 2, 1932 – August 28, 2006) was an American physicist. He shared the 1988 Nobel Prize in Physics with Leon M. Lederman and Jack Steinberger for their development of th...

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Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1969 MP

Murray Gell-Mann (/ˈmʌri ˈɡɛl ˈmæn/; born September 15, 1929) is an American physicist who received the 1969 Nobel Prize in physics for his work on th...

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Serge Haroche MP

Serge Haroche (born 11 September 1944)[1] is a French physicist who was awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize for Physics jointly with David J. Wineland for "ground-breaking experimental methods that enable m...

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Jean Perrin (1870 - 1942)

Wikipedia: Jean Baptiste Perrin ForMemRS (30 September 1870 – 17 April 1942) was a French physicist who, in his studies of the Brownian motion of minute particles suspended in liquids, verified ...

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Richard Feynman, Nobel Prize in Physics 1965 MP (1918 - 1988)

American physicist who was born in New York City on May 11, 1918. He grew up in Far Rockaway, Queens and when he was about 10, he started to buy old radios to use in his "personal laboratory," a collec...

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Willis Eugene Lamb, Jr., Nobel Prize in Physics, 1955 MP (1913 - 2008)

Willis Eugene Lamb, Jr. (July 12, 1913 – May 15, 2008) was an American physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1955 together with Polykarp Kusch "for his discoveries concerning the fine ...

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Jerome Isaac Friedman MP

I was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 28, 1930, the second of two children of Selig and Lillian Friedman, nee Warsaw, who were immigrants from Russia. My father came to the United States in 1913 a...

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Frederick Reines, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1995 MP (1918 - 1998)

Frederick Reines (March 16, 1918 – August 26, 1998) was an American physicist. He was awarded the 1995 Nobel Prize in Physics for his co-detection of the neutrino with Clyde Cowan in the neu...

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Frederik (Frits) Zernike, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1953 MP (1888 - 1966)

1953 : NOBEL-prijs voor PHYSICA voor zijn uitvinding van de Fase-contrast microscoop, Met dit instrument kan de interne cel-structuur worden bestudeerd zonder toepassing van kleuring. Dat maakt het mog...

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Kenneth G. Wilson MP (1936 - 2013)

Kenneth Geddes Wilson (June 8, 1936 – June 15, 2013) was an American theoretical physicist and a pioneer in leveraging computers for studying particle physics. He was awarded the 1982 Nobel Pr...

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Leo James Rainwater, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1975 MP (1917 - 1986)

Leo James Rainwater (December 9, 1917 – May 31, 1986) was an American physicist who shared the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1975 for his part in determining the asymmetrical shapes of certain at...

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Werner Carl Heisenberg, Nobel Prize in Physics 1932 MP (1901 - 1976)

Werner Heisenberg (5 December 1901 – 1 February 1976) was one of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century. He is best known as a founder of quantum mechanics, the new physics of the at...

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Max Jacob Born, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 MP (1882 - 1970)

Max Born received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1954 for his work on Quantum Mechanics. (Family name was originally Buttermilch but was changed in 1842 to Born) "The wide–ranging family...

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Walther W. G. Bothe, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 MP (1891 - 1957)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Walther Wilhelm Georg Bothe (8 January 1891 in Oranienburg – 8 February 1957 in Heidelberg) was a German nuclear physicist, who shared the Nobel Prize in P...

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Felix Bloch, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1952 MP (1905 - 1983)

Felix Bloch was born in Zurich, Switzerland on October 23, 1905, the son of Jewish parents Gustav and Agnes Bloch. From 1912 to 1918, Bloch attended the public primary school. After attending the Gymna...

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Henry Way Kendall (1926 - 1999)

Henry Way Kendall (December 9, 1926 – February 15, 1999) was an American particle physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1990 jointly with Jerome Isaac Friedman and Richard E. Taylor ...

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C.V. Raman MP (1888 - 1970)

C.V. Raman Nobel Laureate Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Rāman, FRS, (Tamil: சந்திரசேகர வெங்�...

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Arno Allan Penzias, Nobel Prize in Physics 1978 MP

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Arno Penzias Website Biography Arno Allan Penzias (born 26 April 1933) is an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics. Penzias was born in Munich, Germany, the son of Justine (né...

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Chandrasekhara Subrahmanyan Iyer, Nobel Prize in Physice 1983 MP (1910 - 1995)

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, FRS (i/ˌtʃʌndrəˈʃeɪkɑr/; Tamil: சுப்பிரமணி ...

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Sir John Douglas Cockcroft, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1951 (1897 - 1968)

Sir John Douglas Cockcroft OM KCB CBE FRS (27 May 1897 – 18 September 1967 ) was a British physicist. He shared the 1951 Nobel Prize in Physics for splitting the atomic nucleus with Ernest Walto...

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John Bardeen, Nobel Prizes in Physics, 1956 & 1972 MP (1908 - 1991)

John Bardeen (May 23, 1908 – January 30, 1991) was an American physicist and electrical engineer, t he only person to have won the Nobel Prize in Physics twice: first in 1956 with William Shockl...

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John Hasbrouck Van Vleck, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1977 MP (1899 - 1980)

John Hasbrouck Van Vleck (March 13, 1899 – October 27, 1980) was an American physicist and mathematician, co-awarded the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physics, for his contributions to the understanding o...

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Percy Williams Bridgman, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1946 MP (1882 - 1961)

Percy Williams Bridgman (21 April 1882 – 20 August 1961) was an American physicist who won the 1946 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the physics of high pressures. He also wrote extensivel...

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Karl Manne Georg Siegbahn, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1924 MP (1886 - 1978)

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1924 was awarded to Manne Siegbahn "for his discoveries and research in the field of X-ray spectroscopy". Karl Manne Georg Siegbahn was born on the 3rd of December, 1886, a...

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Kai Manne Börje Siegbahn, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1981 MP (1918 - 2007)

Kai Manne Börje Siegbahn (20 April 1918 – 20 July 2007) was a Swedish physicist. Nobel Laureate in Physics, 1981 (Jointly) "for his contribution to the development of high-resolution elec...

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Charles Édouard Guillaume, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1920 MP (1861 - 1938)

Charles Édouard Guillaume (15 February 1861, Fleurier, Switzerland – 13 May 1938, Sèvres, France) was a Swiss physicist who received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1920, "in recogni...

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Wilhelm Carl Werner Otto Fritz Franz Wien, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1911 MP (1864 - 1928)

Wilhelm Carl Werner Otto Fritz Franz Wien (13 January 1864 – 30 August 1928) was a German physicist who, in 1893, used theories about heat and electromagnetism to deduce Wien's displacement law,...

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Charles Glover Barkla, Nobel Prize in Physics 1917 MP (1877 - 1944)

Charles Glover Barkla FRS (7 June 1877 to 23 October 1944) was a British physicist, and the winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1917 for his work in X-ray spectroscopy and related areas in the stud...

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Otto Stern, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1943 MP (1888 - 1969)

Otto Stern (17 February 1888 – 17 August 1969) was a German physicist and Nobel laureate in physics in 1943, "for his contribution to the development of the molecular ray method and his discover...

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Sir J. J. Thomson, Nobel Prize in Physics 1906 MP (1856 - 1940)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Sir Joseph John "J. J." Thomson , OM, FRS (18 December 1856 – 30 August 1940) was a British physicist and Nobel laureate. He is credited for the discovery of th...

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Isidor Isaac Rabi, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1944 MP (1898 - 1988)

Isidor Isaac Rabi (29 July 1898 – 11 January 1988) was a Galician-born American physicist and Nobel laureate recognized in 1944 "for his resonance method for recording the magnetic properties of...

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Lev Landau, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1962 MP (1908 - 1968)

Lev Davidovich Landau (Russian language: Ле́в Дави́дович Ланда0...

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Louis Victor de Broglie, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1929 MP (1892 - 1987)

Louis-Victor-Pierre-Raymond, 7th duc de Broglie (August 15, 1892 – March 19, 1987) was a French physicist and a Nobel laureate in Physics, 1929 "for his discovery of the wave nature of electrons...

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Eugene Paul Wigner, Nobel Prize in Physics 1963 MP (1902 - 1995)

Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995) FRS was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He received a share of the...

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Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1948 MP (1897 - 1974)

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS (18 November 1897 – 13 July 1974) was an English experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagn...

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Wolfgang E. Pauli MP (1900 - 1958)

Wolfgang E. Pauli , Nobel Prize in Physics -1945 "for the discovery of the Exclusion Principle, also called the Pauli Principle". Father: Wolfgang Joseph Pacheles. (b. 1869), (later changed to Pauli ...

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Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1939 MP (1901 - 1958)

Fekk Nobelprisen i Fysikk i 1939. Stend mykji om han på Wikipedia. Det kom ut ei bok om han i 1968:An American Genius The life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence Forfattar er Herbert Childs. E. P. Dutto...

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Enrico Fermi, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1938 MP (1901 - 1954)

Enrico Fermi (29 September 1901 – 28 November 1954) is widely regarded as one of the leading scientists of the 20th century, highly accomplished in both theory and experiment. Fermi an Italian p...

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Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1933 MP (1902 - 1984)

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac , OM, FRS (8 August 1902 – 20 October 1984) was an English theoretical physicist who made fundamental contributions to the early development of both quantum mechanics a...

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Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1933 MP (1887 - 1961)

Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger (12 August 1887, Erdberg – 4 January 1961, Vienna) was an Austrian theoretical physicist who was one of the fathers of quantum mechanics, and is f...

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Arthur Holly Compton, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1927 MP (1892 - 1962)

Arthur Holly Compton (September 10, 1892 – March 15, 1962) was an American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery of the Compton effect. He served as Chancellor of Washington ...

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Hans Albrecht Bethe, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1967 MP (1906 - 2005)

Hans Albrecht Bethe (July 2, 1906 – March 6, 2005) was a German-American nuclear physicist. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1967 was awarded to Hans Bethe "for his contributions to the theory of nucl...

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