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William Alfred Fowler

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to William Alfred Fowler
Full Name
of the recipient
William Alfred Fowler
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1983
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withSubramanyan Chandrasekhar (50.0%)
for the Award
for his theoretical and experimental studies of the nuclear reactions of importance in the formation of the chemical elements in the universe
at the Time of Award
California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, CA, USA
Place of BirthPittsburgh, PA, United States USA
Date of Birth9 August 1911
at the time of Award
71 years
Place of DeathPasadena, CA, United States USA
Date of Death14 March 1995
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