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