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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1986
Ernst Ruska, Gerd Binnig, Heinrich Rohrer

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Heinrich Rohrer - Facts

Heinrich Rohrer

Heinrich Rohrer

Born: 6 June 1933, Buchs, Switzerland

Died: 16 May 2013, Wollerau, Switzerland

Affiliation at the time of the award: IBM Zurich Research Laboratory, Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for their design of the scanning tunneling microscope"

Field: condensed matter physics, instrumentation

Prize share: 1/4

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