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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1914
Max von Laue

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Max von Laue - Facts

Max von Laue

Max von Laue

Born: 9 October 1879, Pfaffendorf, Germany

Died: 23 April 1960, Berlin, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Frankfurt-on-the-Main University, Frankfurt-on-the-Main, Germany

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the diffraction of X-rays by crystals"

Field: atomic physics, interferometry

Prize share: 1/1

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