A Unique Partnership: William and Lawrence Bragg and the 1915 Nobel Prize in Physics
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The award of the 1915 Nobel Prize in physics jointly to William Henry Bragg and his elder son, William Lawrence Bragg – `for their services in the analysis of crystal structure by means of Röntgen rays' – seems to have been largely uncontroversial at the time, butthere are a number of questions that surround the award and the events that followed it that deserve exploration. This paper attempts to address these questions.
KeywordsCrystal Structure Nobel Prize Unique Partnership
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