The Nobel Prize in Physics 1978
Pyotr Kapitsa, Arno Penzias, Robert Woodrow Wilson
Robert Woodrow Wilson
Born: 10 January 1936, Houston, TX, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, NJ, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of cosmic microwave background radiation"
Prize share: 1/4