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Saul Perlmutter

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Saul Perlmutter
Full Name
of the recipient
Saul Perlmutter
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award2011
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withBrian P. Schmidt (25.0%)
Adam G. Riess (25.0%)
for the Award
for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe through observations of distant supernovae
at the Time of Award
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, USA
University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Place of BirthChampaign-Urbana, IL, United States USA
Date of Birth22 November 1959
at the time of Award
51 years
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