Andrea Ghez


Andrea Ghez

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Andrea Ghez
The Nobel Prize in Physics 2020

Born: 16 June 1965, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for the discovery of a supermassive compact object at the centre of our galaxy."

Prize share: 1/4

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