Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics
Year:1943
Number:16 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Percy W Bridgman
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1882
Year, Death:1961
Profession:prof
University:Harvard University
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1946
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Otto Stern
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1969
Profession:prof
University:Carnegie Institute of Technology
City:Pittsburgh
State:PA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1943
 
 
Nominator:
Name:Hannes Alfvén
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1908
Year, Death:1995
Profession:prof of phy or che at a Nordic univ listed in the spec reg of 1900, NP phy 1970
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Comments: First choice: P.W. Bridgman, or possibly G. Gamov (see entry 16-2, 1943). Second choice: O. Stern, or possibly D.W. Kerst (see entry 16-2, 1943). Stern received the 1943 prize in physics in 1944.
 

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