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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1951
John Cockcroft, Ernest T.S. Walton

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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1951

Sir John Douglas Cockcroft

Sir John Douglas Cockcroft

Prize share: 1/2

Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton

Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton

Prize share: 1/2

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1951 was awarded jointly to Sir John Douglas Cockcroft and Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton "for their pioneer work on the transmutation of atomic nuclei by artificially accelerated atomic particles"

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