Polykarp Kusch
#9509 Overall Influence

Polykarp Kusch

German-American physicist

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Polykarp Kusch was a German-born American physicist. In 1955, the Nobel Committee gave a divided Nobel Prize for Physics, with one half to going to Kusch for his accurate determination that the magnetic moment of the electron was greater than its theoretical value, thus leading to reconsideration of—and innovations in—quantum electrodynamics.

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Case Western Reserve University
Case Western Reserve University

University in Ohio, United States

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

Public research university in Urbana and Champaign, Illinois, United States

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago

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University of Texas at Dallas
University of Texas at Dallas

Public university in Dallas, Texas

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#805 World Rank #223 USA Rank
Physics