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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Eugene P. Wigner

Title: Professor of Mathematical Physics
Affiliation:   Princeton University
    Princeton, New Jersey USA
Gender:   Male
Year Deceased:   1995
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Award Discipline:   Physical Sciences
Award Year:   1968
Citation:   "For his many unique innovations in the physical, mathematical and engineering sciences ranging from quantum chemistry to nuclear theory and from reactor engineering to civil defense."
    Presented by President Johnson at a White House ceremony on 17-Jan-69
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Nobel Laureate:   Physics, 1963

 

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