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Adam G. Riess

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Adam G. Riess
Full Name
of the recipient
Adam G. Riess
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award2011
Share in Award25.0%
Award Shared withSaul Perlmutter (50.0%)
Brian P. Schmidt (25.0%)
for the Award
for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae
at the Time of Award
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, USA
Place of BirthWashington, DC, United States USA
Date of Birth16 December 1969
at the time of Award
41 years
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