The Nobel Prize in Physics 1993
Russell A. Hulse, Joseph H. Taylor Jr.
Joseph H. Taylor Jr.
Born: 29 March 1941, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
Prize motivation: "for the discovery of a new type of pulsar, a discovery that has opened up new possibilities for the study of gravitation"
Prize share: 1/2