Henri Becquerel

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Antoine Henri Becquerel
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Henri Becquerel, French pheesicist
Born15 December 1852(1852-12-15)
Paris, Fraunce
Died25 August 1908(1908-08-25) (aged 55)
Le Croisic, Brittany, Fraunce
Alma materÉcole Polytechnique
École des Ponts et Chaussées
Kent forDiscovery o Radioactivity
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1903)
Scientific career
FieldsPhysics, chemistry
InstitutionsConservatoire des Arts et Metiers
École Polytechnique
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle
Doctoral studentsMarie Curie
SignaturHenri Becquerel signature.svg
Note that he is the faither o Jean Becquerel, the son o A. E. Becquerel, an the grandson o Antoine César Becquerel.

Antoine Henri Becquerel (15 December 1852 – 25 August 1908) wis a French pheesicist, Nobel laureate, an the discoverer o radioactivity alang wi Marie Skłodowska-Curie an Pierre Curie,[1] for which aw three wan the 1903 Nobel Prize in Pheesics.

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  1. "The Discovery of Radioactivity".