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Clinton Davisson Ph.D.

Clinton Davisson Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1937
Co-nobelist George Paget Thomson

Biography

A biographical memoir by Mervin J. Kelly, National Academy of Sciences bio 32 pages, 36 pages total.

Davisson
Drawing: Newton Llorente

Name: Clinton Joseph Davisson
Birth: 22 October 1881, Bloomington, IL, USA
Death: 1 February 1958, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Institution: Bell Telephone Laboratories, New York, NY, USA
Award: "for their experimental discovery of the diffraction of electrons by crystals"
Subject: crystallography, electromagnetism
Portion of Cash: 1/2
Biography