Georg von Békésy
Born: 3 June 1899, Budapest, Hungary
Died: 13 June 1972, Honolulu, HI, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Prize motivation: "for his discoveries of the physical mechanism of stimulation within the cochlea"
Field: audiology, otolaryngology
Prize share: 1/1
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