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Henry W. Kendall

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Henry W. Kendall
Full Name
of the recipient
Henry W. Kendall
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1990
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withJerome I. Friedman (33.3%)
Richard E. Taylor (33.3%)
for the Award
for their pioneering investigations concerning deep inelastic scattering of electrons on protons and bound neutrons, which have been of essential importance for the development of the quark model in particle physics
at the Time of Award
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA
Place of BirthBoston, MA, United States USA
Date of Birth9 December 1926
at the time of Award
63 years
Place of DeathWakulla Springs State Park, FL, United States USA
Date of Death15 February 1999
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