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Brockhouse, Bertram Neville (Bertram)

Born: 1918 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 85 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Physicists


1918 - Brockhouse was born in Lethbridge Alberta on the 15th of July.

1947 - He was a graduate of the University of British Columbia BA.

1950 - He was graduate of the University of Toronto MA, Ph.D.

         - He carried out research at Atomic Energy of Canada's Chalk River Nuclear Laboratory.

1962 - He became professor at McMaster University in Canada.

1982 - He was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.

1994 - He shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with American Clifford Shull for developing neutron scattering techniques for studying condensed matter.

1995 - He was promoted to Companion.

2003 - He died on the 13th of October.


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