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Otto Stern Ph.D.

Otto Stern Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1943


A Biographical Memoir by Emilio Segre, Physics Nobelist 1959, National Academy of Sciences. Bio 19 pages; total 24 pages.

Otto Stern was nominated for the Physics Nobel Prize 82 times from 1925 to 1945. He was awarded the prize in 1949.

Otto Stern nominated 4 persons for the Physics Nobel Prize from 1949 to 1961 and 1 person for the Chemistry Nobel Prize in 1933.

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Name: Otto Stern
Birth: 17 February 1888, Sorau (now Zory), Germany (now Poland)
Death: 17 August 1969, Berkeley, CA, USA
Institution: Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Award: "for his contribution to the development of the molecular ray method and his discovery of the magnetic moment of the proton"
Subject: nuclear physics
Portion of Cash: 1/1