Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1937
Clinton Davisson, George Paget Thomson

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Clinton Davisson - Facts

Clinton Joseph Davisson

Clinton Joseph Davisson

Born: 22 October 1881, Bloomington, IL, USA

Died: 1 February 1958, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Bell Telephone Laboratories, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for their experimental discovery of the diffraction of electrons by crystals"

Field: crystallography, electromagnetism

Prize share: 1/2

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