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Authorised form of nameFermi; Enrico (1901 - 1954)
Dates1901 - 1954
Place of birthRome, Italy
Date of birth29/09/1901
Place of deathChicago, Illinois, USA
Date of death28/11/1954
Research fieldPhysics
ActivityMedals and prizes:
Nobel Prize (Physics) 1938
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election27/04/1950
Age at election48
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Hughes Medal 1942
SourcesSources:
DSB
References:
G V R Born, FRS, 'The wide-ranging family history of Max Born' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp 219-262
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1955 vol 1 pp 69-78, plate, by E Bretscher and J C Cockcroft
Royal Society codeNA2277
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1950/28Fermi, Enrico: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/001402Fermi, Enricond
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