Nomination Archive

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physics
Number:16 - 2
Nominee 1:
Name:Paul Langevin
Year, Birth:1872
Year, Death:1946
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Nominee 2:
Name:Jean B Perrin
Year, Birth:1870
Year, Death:1942
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 1926
Nominee 3:
Name:Pierre Weiss
Year, Birth:1865
Year, Death:1940
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Name:Marcel Brillouin
Profession:chairholder at invited university
Country:FRANCE (FR)
Comments: First choice: A. Einstein (see entry 16-1, 1922). Second choice: C. Fabry (see entry 16-1, 1922). Third choice: G. Gouy (see entry 16-1, 1922). Fourth choice: P. Langevin. Fifth choice: J. Perrin. Sixth choice: P. Weiss. Einstein received the 1921 prize in physics in 1922.

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