Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1908
Gabriel Lippmann

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Gabriel Lippmann - Facts

Gabriel Lippmann

Gabriel Lippmann

Born: 16 August 1845, Hollerich, Luxembourg

Died: 13 July 1921

Affiliation at the time of the award: Sorbonne University, Paris, France

Prize motivation: "for his method of reproducing colours photographically based on the phenomenon of interference"

Field: applied optical physics, optical physics

Prize share: 1/1

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