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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1910
Johannes Diderik van der Waals

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Johannes Diderik van der Waals - Facts

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

Johannes Diderik van der Waals

Born: 23 November 1837, Leiden, the Netherlands

Died: 8 March 1923, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Affiliation at the time of the award: Amsterdam University, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Prize motivation: "for his work on the equation of state for gases and liquids"

Field: gas physics, molecular physics

Prize share: 1/1

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