Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2000
Zhores I. Alferov, Herbert Kroemer, Jack S. Kilby

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Zhores I. Alferov - Facts

Zhores I. Alferov

Zhores I. Alferov

Born: 15 March 1930, Vitebsk, Belorussia, USSR (now Belarus)

Affiliation at the time of the award: A.F. Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia

Prize motivation: "for developing semiconductor heterostructures used in high-speed- and opto-electronics"

Field: condensed matter physics, instrumentation

Prize share: 1/4

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