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The Nobel Prize in Physics 2006
John C. Mather, George F. Smoot

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John C. Mather - Facts

John C. Mather

John C. Mather

Born: 7 August 1946, Roanoke, VA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the blackbody form and anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background radiation"

Field: astrophysics, instrumentation

Prize share: 1/2

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