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

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Willis E. Lamb - Facts

Willis Eugene Lamb

Willis Eugene Lamb

Born: 12 July 1913, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Died: 15 May 2008, Tucson, AZ, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discoveries concerning the fine structure of the hydrogen spectrum"

Field: atomic physics

Prize share: 1/2

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