TITLE

Shull, Clifford Glenwood

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Shull, Clifford Glenwood (1915-2001) was an American physicist. He won the 1994 Nobel Prize in physics for developing the technique of using neutrons (uncharged subatomic particles) to probe the atomic structure of solids. This technique is called neutron scattering or neutron diffraction. Shull shared the prize with the Canadian physicist Bertram Neville Brockhouse, who independently did related research.
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37309257

 

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