TITLE

Purcell, Edward Mills

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Purcell, Edward Mills (1912-1997) was an American physicist who received the 1952 Nobel Prize in physics for developing and applying a simple, precise method for determining the magnetic properties of atomic nuclei. He shared the prize with American physicist Felix Bloch, who had independently developed a similar method.
ACCESSION #
37309388

 

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