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Robert J. Van de Graaff

Physicist, inventor of Van de Graaff generator

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Robert Jemison Van de Graaff was an American physicist, noted for his design and construction of high-voltage Van de Graaff generators. The bulk of his career was spent in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Oxford

Collegiate research university in Oxford, England

University of Alabama

Public university located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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#1184 World Rank
Physics