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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1926
Jean Baptiste Perrin

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Jean Baptiste Perrin - Facts

Jean Baptiste Perrin

Jean Baptiste Perrin

Born: 30 September 1870, Lille, France

Died: 17 April 1942, New York, NY, USA

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

Prize motivation: "for his work on the discontinuous structure of matter, and especially for his discovery of sedimentation equilibrium"

Field: molecular physics

Prize share: 1/1

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