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The Nobel Prize in Physics 2011
Saul Perlmutter, Brian P. Schmidt, Adam G. Riess

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Adam G. Riess - Facts

Adam G. Riess

Adam G. Riess

Born: 16 December 1969, Washington, DC, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA

Prize motivation: "for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae"

Field: cosmology

Prize share: 1/4

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