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Claude Cohen-Tannoudji

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Claude Cohen-Tannoudji
Full Name
of the recipient
Claude Cohen-Tannoudji
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1997
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withSteven Chu (33.3%)
William D. Phillips (33.3%)
for the Award
for development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light
at the Time of Award
College de France, Paris, France
École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
Place of BirthConstantine, French Algeria (now known as Algeria DZA)
Date of Birth1 April 1933
at the time of Award
63 years
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