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Allvar Gullstrand

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Allvar Gullstrand
Allvar Gullstrand
Born June 5, 1862
Landskrona, Sweden
Died July 28, 1930
Stockholm, Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Fields Ophthalmology
Institutions Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Alma mater Uppsala University
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1911)

Allvar Gullstrand (June 5, 1862 - July 28, 1930) was a Swedish ophthalmologist (eye doctor).[1] He won the 1911 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on light refraction and the eye.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Allvar Gullstrand". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1911". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.