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Sir Martin Ryle

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Sir Martin Ryle
Full Name
of the recipient
Sir Martin Ryle
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1974
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withAntony Hewish (50.0%)
for the Award
for their pioneering research in radio astrophysics: Ryle for his observations and inventions, in particular of the aperture synthesis technique, and Hewish for his decisive role in the discovery of pulsars
at the Time of Award
University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Place of BirthBrighton, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth27 September 1918
at the time of Award
55 years
Place of DeathCambridge, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Death14 October 1984
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