Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics
Year:1937
Number:14 - 2
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Wolfgang Pauli
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1900
Year, Death:1958
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1945
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Clinton J Davisson
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1881
Year, Death:1958
University:Bell Telephone Laboratories
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1937
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Lester H Germer
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1896
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
 
Nominator:
Name:Hans Thirring
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1976
Profession:chairholder at invited university
Country:AUSTRIA (AT)
 
Comments: First choice: A. Sommerfeld alone. A.L. Loomis and R.W. Wood, divided. (see entry 14-1, 1937). Second choice: W. Pauli alone. C.J. Davisson and L.H. Germer, divided. Third choice: E. Fermi alone. W. Gerlach and O. Stern, divided. (see entry 14-3, 1937).