Awards & Winners

Archibald Hill

Date of Birth 26-September-1886
Place of Birth Bristol
(United Kingdom, England, South West England, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Archibald Vivian Hill, A. V. Hill
Profession Politician, Physicist
A. V. Hill, christened Archibald Vivian, CH OBE FRS, was an English physiologist, one of the founders of the diverse disciplines of biophysics and operations research. He shared the 1922 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his elucidation of the production of heat and mechanical work in muscles.

Awards by Archibald Hill

Check all the awards nominated and won by Archibald Hill.


Copley Medal
(For his distinguished researches on myothermal problems and on biophysical phenomena in nerve and other tissues.)


Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
(for his discovery relating to the production of heat in the muscle.)