Raymond Davis Jr.

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Raymond Davis Jr.
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Davis in 2001
Born14 October 1914(1914-10-14)
Washington, D.C., Unitit States
Died31 Mey 2006(2006-05-31) (aged 91)[1][2]
Blue Point, New York,
Unitit States
NaitionalityAmerican
Alma materVarsity o Maryland
Yale University
Kent forNeutrinos
AwairdsComstock Prize in Pheesics (1978)
Tom W. Bonner Prize (1988)
Beatrice M. Tinsley Prize (1994)
Wolf Prize in Pheesics (2000)
Naitional Medal o Science (2001)
Nobel Prize in Pheesics (2002)
Enrico Fermi Awaird (2003)
Scientific career
FieldsChemistry, pheesics
InstitutionsMonsanto
Varsity o Pennsylvanie

Raymond (Ray) Davis Jr. (October 14, 1914 – Mey 31, 2006) wis an American chemist, pheesicist, an Nobel Prize in Pheesics laureate.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Kenneth Chang (2 Juin 2006). "Raymond Davis Jr., Nobelist Who Caught Neutrinos, Dies at 91". The New York Times. Retrieved 10 October 2007.
  2. David B. Caruso (2 Juin 2006). "Raymond Davis, who detected elusive solar particles, dies at 91". The Boston Globe. Retrieved 10 October 2007.
  3. Lande, Kenneth (October 2006). "Obituary: Raymond Davis Jr". Physics Today. 59 (10): 78–80. Bibcode:2006PhT....59j..78L. doi:10.1063/1.2387099.