TITLE

William F. Giauque -- Nobel Prize for Low-Temperature Research

AUTHOR(S)
Shampo, Marc A.; Kyle, Robert A.; Steensma, David P.
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2006, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p587
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 1949 Nobel Prize in chemistry awarded to American chemist William Francis Giauque. He was awarded the prize for his studies on the properties of matter at temperatures close to absolute zero. His work enabled the production of steel, glass, and rubber faster and cheaper than ever before.
ACCESSION #
21258729

 

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