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William D. Phillips

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to William D. Phillips
Full Name
of the recipient
William D. Phillips
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1997
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withSteven Chu (33.3%)
Claude Cohen-Tannoudji (33.3%)
for the Award
for development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light
at the Time of Award
National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Place of BirthWilkes-Barre, PA, United States USA
Date of Birth5 November 1948
at the time of Award
48 years
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