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Sir Edward Victor Appleton

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Sir Edward Victor Appleton
Full Name
of the recipient
Sir Edward Victor Appleton
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1947
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his investigations of the physics of the upper atmosphere especially for the discovery of the so-called Appleton layer
at the Time of Award
Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, London, United Kingdom
Place of BirthBradford, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth6 September 1892
at the time of Award
54 years
Place of DeathEdinburgh, Scotland GBR
Date of Death21 April 1965
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