Val Logsdon Fitch

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Val Logsdon Fitch
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Born(1923-03-10)March 10, 1923[1]
DiedFebruary 5, 2015(2015-02-05) (aged 91)
Alma materColumbia
McGill University
Known forDiscovery of CP-violation
Scientific career
FieldsParticle physics

Val Logsdon Fitch (March 10, 1923 – February 5, 2015) was an American nuclear physicist. For this discovery he and his student James Cronin received the 1980 Nobel Prize in Physics.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Fitch, V.L. (1981). "Val Fitch - Autobiography". Nobel web. Archived from the original on 2012-11-04. Retrieved 2010-03-24.

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