Robert Woodrow Wilson
#3052 Overall Influence

Robert Woodrow Wilson

American astronomer

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Robert Woodrow Wilson is an American astronomer who, along with Arno Allan Penzias, discovered cosmic microwave background radiation in 1964. The pair won the 1978 Nobel prize in physics for their discovery.

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California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology

Private research university located in Pasadena, California

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Rice University
Rice University

University in Houston, Texas, USA

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#80 World Rank
Physics

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