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Nobel Prizes 1948

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Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett

"for his development of the Wilson cloud chamber method, and his discoveries therewith in the fields of nuclear physics and cosmic radiation"

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Arne Wilhelm Kaurin Tiselius

"for his research on electrophoresis and adsorption analysis, especially for his discoveries concerning the complex nature of the serum proteins"

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Paul Hermann Müller

"for his discovery of the high efficiency of DDT as a contact poison against several arthropods"

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Thomas Stearns Eliot

"for his outstanding, pioneer contribution to present-day poetry"

The Nobel Peace Prize 1948

No Nobel Prize was awarded this year. The prize money was with 1/3 allocated to the Main Fund and with 2/3 to the Special Fund of this prize section.

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