Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1955
Willis E. Lamb, Polykarp Kusch

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Polykarp Kusch - Facts

Polykarp Kusch

Polykarp Kusch

Born: 26 January 1911, Blankenburg, Germany

Died: 20 March 1993, Dallas, TX, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for his precision determination of the magnetic moment of the electron"

Field: nuclear physics

Prize share: 1/2

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