Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1948
Patrick M.S. Blackett

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Patrick M.S. Blackett - Facts

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett

Born: 18 November 1897, London, United Kingdom

Died: 13 July 1974, London, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: Victoria University, Manchester, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for his development of the Wilson cloud chamber method, and his discoveries therewith in the fields of nuclear physics and cosmic radiation"

Field: particle physics

Prize share: 1/1

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