Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1989
Norman F. Ramsey, Hans G. Dehmelt, Wolfgang Paul

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Norman F. Ramsey - Facts

Norman F. Ramsey

Norman F. Ramsey

Born: 27 August 1915, Washington, DC, USA

Died: 4 November 2011, Wayland, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA

Prize motivation: "for the invention of the separated oscillatory fields method and its use in the hydrogen maser and other atomic clocks"

Field: atomic physics

Prize share: 1/2

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