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Barry Clark Barish, Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

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Birthplace: Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, United States
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Son of Harold Simon Barish and Lee Harriet Barish
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About Barry Barish

Barry Clark Barish is an American experimental physicist and Nobel Laureate. He is a Linde Professor of Physics, emeritus at California Institute of Technology. He is a leading expert on gravitational waves.

In 2017, Barish was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics along with Rainer Weiss and Kip Thorne "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves".

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Barry Barish's Timeline

1936
January 27, 1936
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, United States