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Archibald Hill

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Name
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Archibald Hill
BornSeptember 26,1886
Bristol, England
DiedJune 3, 1977
Alma materCambridge University
Known forPhysiology
AwardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1922)
Scientific career
FieldsPhysiology, Biophysics
InstitutionsLondon University, London, United Kingdom

Archibald Vivian Hill (September 26,1886 - June 3, 1977) was an English physiologist.[1] He won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for finding out how muscles make heat.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Archibald Hill". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1922". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.