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Robert Hofstadter

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Robert Hofstadter
Full Name
of the recipient
Robert Hofstadter
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1961
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withRudolf Ludwig Mössbauer (50.0%)
for the Award
for his pioneering studies of electron scattering in atomic nuclei and for his thereby achieved discoveries concerning the structure of the nucleons
at the Time of Award
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Place of BirthNew York, NY, United States USA
Date of Birth5 February 1915
at the time of Award
45 years
Place of DeathStanford, CA, United States USA
Date of Death17 November 1990
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