|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics|
|Number:||14 - 3|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1938|
|University:||Carnegie Institute of Technology|
|Country:||UNITED STATES (US)|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1943|
|Profession:||chairholder at invited university|
|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. (see entry 14-2,1937). Third choice: E. Fermi alone. W. Gerlach and O. Stern, divided. Stern received the 1943 prize in physics in 1944.|
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