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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1998
Robert B. Laughlin, Horst L. Störmer, Daniel C. Tsui

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Robert B. Laughlin - Facts

Robert B. Laughlin

Robert B. Laughlin

Born: 1 November 1950, Visalia, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of a new form of quantum fluid with fractionally charged excitations"

Field: condensed matter physics

Prize share: 1/3

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