The Nobel Prize in Physics 1927
Arthur H. Compton, C.T.R. Wilson
Charles Thomson Rees Wilson
Born: 14 February 1869, Glencorse, Scotland
Died: 15 November 1959, Carlops, Scotland
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for his method of making the paths of electrically charged particles visible by condensation of vapour"