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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

William Alfred Fowler

Title: Professor of Physics
Affiliation:   California Institute of Technology
    Pasadena, California USA
Gender:   Male

Year Deceased:   1995
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Award Discipline:   Physical Sciences
Award Year:   1974
Citation:   "For his scientific contributions to nuclear physics and astrophysics, which permitted him to span both disciplines to unravel the nuclear processes that control the evolution of stars."
    1974 Medal presented by President Ford at a White House Ceremony on September 18, 1975.
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Nobel Laureate:   Physics, 1983

 

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