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Ivar Giaever

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Ivar Giaever
Full Name
of the recipient
Ivar Giaever
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1973
Share in Award25.0%
Award Shared withLeo Esaki (25.0%)
Brian David Josephson (50.0%)
for the Award
for their experimental discoveries regarding tunneling phenomena in semiconductors and superconductors, respectively
at the Time of Award
General Electric Company, Schenectady, NY, USA
Place of BirthBergen, Norway NOR
Date of Birth5 April 1929
at the time of Award
43 years
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