Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1970
Hannes Alfvén, Louis Néel

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Louis Néel - Facts

Louis Eugène Félix Néel

Louis Eugène Félix Néel

Born: 22 November 1904, Lyon, France

Died: 17 November 2000, Brive-Corrèze, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Grenoble, Grenoble, France

Prize motivation: "for fundamental work and discoveries concerning antiferromagnetism and ferrimagnetism which have led to important applications in solid state physics"

Field: condensed matter physics, electromagnetism

Prize share: 1/2

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