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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1913
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

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Heike Kamerlingh Onnes - Facts

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes

Born: 21 September 1853, Groningen, the Netherlands

Died: 21 February 1926, Leiden, the Netherlands

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

Prize motivation: "for his investigations on the properties of matter at low temperatures which led, inter alia, to the production of liquid helium"

Field: superconductivity

Prize share: 1/1

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