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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1983
Subramanyan Chandrasekhar, William A. Fowler

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William A. Fowler - Facts

William Alfred Fowler

William Alfred Fowler

Born: 9 August 1911, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Died: 14 March 1995, Pasadena, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his theoretical and experimental studies of the nuclear reactions of importance in the formation of the chemical elements in the universe"

Field: astrophysics

Prize share: 1/2

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