Articles in physics

Physics was the prize area which Alfred Nobel mentioned first in his will. Below, articles on the subject are presented.

History of the Nobel Prize in Physics

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The Nobel Prize in Physics 1901-2000

BY ERIK B. KARLSSON

The Nobel Prize in Physics during the last century is reviewed in this article.

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The dual nature of light as reflected in the Nobel archives

BY GÖSTA EKSPONG

Is light a wave motion or is it a stream of particles?

 

History of the Nobel Prize in Physics

The Curies

Marie and Pierre Curie and the discovery of polonium and radium

BY NANNY FRÖMAN

Marie and Pierre Curie came upon a very active substance they later called radium.

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Nobel Laureates’ workplace

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Other articles

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