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Antony Hewish

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Antony Hewish
Full Name
of the recipient
Antony Hewish
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1974
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withSir Martin Ryle (50.0%)
for the Award
for their pioneering research in radio astrophysics: Ryle for his observations and inventions, in particular of the aperture synthesis technique, and Hewish for his decisive role in the discovery of pulsars
at the Time of Award
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Place of BirthFowey, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth11 May 1924
at the time of Award
49 years
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