James Chadwick
#644 Overall Influence

James Chadwick

English physicist

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Sir James Chadwick, was a British physicist who was awarded the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physics for his discovery of the neutron in 1932. In 1941, he wrote the final draft of the MAUD Report, which inspired the U.S. government to begin serious atomic bomb research efforts. He was the head of the British team that worked on the Manhattan Project during World War II. He was knighted in Britain in 1945 for his achievements in physics.

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University of Manchester
University of Manchester

Public research university in Manchester, England

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Victoria University of Manchester
Victoria University of Manchester

British university

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University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

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University of Liverpool
University of Liverpool

University in Liverpool, United Kingdom

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#39 World Rank
Physics