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Brian David Josephson

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Brian David Josephson
Full Name
of the recipient
Brian David Josephson
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1973
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withLeo Esaki (25.0%)
Ivar Giaever (25.0%)
for the Award
for his theoretical predictions of the properties of a supercurrent through a tunnel barrier, in particular those phenomena which are generally known as the Josephson effects
at the Time of Award
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Place of BirthCardiff, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth4 January 1940
at the time of Award
32 years
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