Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates
Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes 1932

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Werner Karl Heisenberg

"for the creation of quantum mechanics, the application of which has, inter alia, led to the discovery of the allotropic forms of hydrogen"

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Irving Langmuir

"for his discoveries and investigations in surface chemistry"

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Sir Charles Scott Sherrington and Edgar Douglas Adrian

"for their discoveries regarding the functions of neurons"

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John Galsworthy

"for his distinguished art of narration which takes its highest form in The Forsyte Saga"

The Nobel Peace Prize 1932

No Nobel Prize was awarded this year. The prize money was allocated to the Special Fund of this prize section.

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