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The Nobel Prize in Physics 2002
Raymond Davis Jr., Masatoshi Koshiba, Riccardo Giacconi

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Riccardo Giacconi - Facts

Riccardo Giacconi

Riccardo Giacconi

Born: 6 October 1931, Genoa, Italy

Affiliation at the time of the award: Associated Universities Inc., Washington, DC, USA

Prize motivation: "for pioneering contributions to astrophysics, which have led to the discovery of cosmic X-ray sources"

Field: astrophysics

Prize share: 1/2

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