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Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton
Full Name
of the recipient
Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1951
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withSir John Douglas Cockcroft (50.0%)
for the Award
for their pioneer work on the transmutation of atomic nuclei by artificially accelerated atomic particles
at the Time of Award
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Place of BirthDungarvan, Ireland IRL
Date of Birth6 October 1903
at the time of Award
47 years
Place of DeathBelfast, Northern Ireland GBR
Date of Death25 June 1995
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