The Nobel Prize in Physics 1973
Leo Esaki, Ivar Giaever, Brian D. Josephson
Brian David Josephson
Born: 4 January 1940, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for his theoretical predictions of the properties of a supercurrent through a tunnel barrier, in particular those phenomena which are generally known as the Josephson effects"
Field: condensed matter physics, semiconductors