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The Nobel Prize in Physics 2007
Albert Fert, Peter Grünberg

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Albert Fert - Facts

Albert Fert

Albert Fert

Born: 7 March 1938, Carcassonne, France

Affiliation at the time of the award: Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France, Unité Mixte de Physique CNRS/THALES, Orsay, France

Prize motivation: "for the discovery of Giant Magnetoresistance"

Field: condensed matter physics

Prize share: 1/2

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