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Clinton Joseph Davisson

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Clinton Joseph Davisson
Full Name
of the recipient
Clinton Joseph Davisson
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1937
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withGeorge Paget Thomson (50.0%)
for the Award
for their experimental discovery of the diffraction of electrons by crystals
at the Time of Award
Bell Telephone Laboratories, New York, NY, USA
Place of BirthBloomington, IL, United States USA
Date of Birth22 October 1881
at the time of Award
55 years
Place of DeathCharlottesville, VA, United States USA
Date of Death1 February 1958
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