Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS (18 November 1897 – 13 July 1974) was a British experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism, awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1948.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrick_Blackett
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS (18 November 1897 – 13 July 1974) was a British experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism, awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1948.
Patrick Blackett, (born November 18, 1897, London, England—died July 13, 1974, London), winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1948 for his discoveries in the field of cosmic rays, which he accomplished primarily with cloud-chamber photographs that revealed the way in which a stable atomic nucleus can be disintegrated by bombarding it with ...
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Patrick Blackett (1897-1974) was an accomplished British scientist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1948. Early Years. Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett was born in Kensington, London on November 18 th, 1897. He entered the Osborne Royal Naval College in 1910, and transferred to the Dartmouth Royal Naval College two years later.
Blackett was awarded the Royal Medal by the Royal Society in 1940 and the American Medal for Merit, for operational research work in connection with the U-boat campaign, in 1946. He is the author of Military and Political Consequences of Atomic Energy (1948; revised edition 1949; American edition Fear, War, and the Bomb , 1949).
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1948. Born: 18 November 1897, London, United Kingdom. Died: 13 July 1974, London, United Kingdom. Affiliation at the time of the award: Victoria University, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett was a critical figure in the early development of operations research during World War II. Born in London, Blackett attended a military preparatory school, and served in the Royal Navy during World War I.