Charles Thomson Rees Wilson

Affiliations: 
Physics University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom 
Area:
meteorology
Website:
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/1927/wilson-bio.html
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(1869 - 1959)
The Nobel Prize in Physics 1927 was divided equally between Arthur Holly Compton "for his discovery of the effect named after him" and Charles Thomson Rees Wilson "for his method of making the paths of electrically charged particles visible by condensation of vapour".

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Joseph John Thomson grad student Cambridge (Physics Tree)

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Edwin Roy Watson research assistant 1903-1904 Cambridge (Chemistry Tree)
Debendra Mohan Bose research assistant 1910 Cavendish Lab (Physics Tree)
Philip Ivor Dee grad student 1927 Cambridge (Physics Tree)
Cecil Frank Powell grad student 1925-1927 Cavendish Lab (Physics Tree)
Thomas Wilson Wormell grad student 1929 Cambridge (Physics Tree)