Awards & Winners

George Paget Thomson

Date of Birth 03-May-1892
Place of Birth Cambridge
(England, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Sir George Thomson
Profession Physicist
Sir George Paget Thomson, FRS was an English physicist and Nobel laureate in physics recognised for his discovery with Clinton Davisson of the wave properties of the electron by electron diffraction.

Awards by George Paget Thomson

Check all the awards nominated and won by George Paget Thomson.


Hughes Medal
(For his important discoveries in connexion with the diffraction of electrons by matter.)


Nobel Prize in Physics
(for their experimental discovery of the diffraction of electrons by crystals)