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Walton, Ernest, 1903-1995

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Personal name headingWalton, Ernest, 1903-1995
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Variant(s)Walton, E. T. S., 1903-1995
Walton, Ernest T. S. , 1903-1995
Associated placeDublin (Ireland)
Birth date1903-10-06
Death date1995-06-25
Place of birthAbbeyside (Ireland)
Place of deathBelfast (Northern Ireland)
Field of activityPhysics
Profession or occupationPhysicists Nobel Prize winners
Found inMcBrierty, V. Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton, the Irish scientist, 1903-1995, 2003 : page iii (E.T.S. Walton) page 9 (Ernest Walton)
Cathcart, B. The fly in the cathedral, 2004: page 9 (Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton)
Wikipedia, November 15, 2016 (Ernest Walton; Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton (6 October 1903 - 25 June 1995); was an Irish physicist and 1951 Nobel Prize laureate in Physics for his work with John Cockcroft with "atom-smashing" experiments done at Cambridge University in the early 1930s; became the first person in history to artificially split the atom; born in Abbyside, Dungarvan, County Waterford; 1922 won scholarships to Trinity College, Dublin for the study of mathematics and science; awarded his bachelor's and master's degrees from Trinity in 1926 and 1927), November 15, 2016 (Ernest T.S. Walton; Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton; received his M.Sc. degree in 1927 and received his Ph.D. in 1931)
Associated languageeng