Charles Glover Barkla

Charles Glover Barkla FRS[2] FRSE (7 Juin 1877 – 23 October 1944) wis a Breetish pheesicist, an the winner o the Nobel Prize in Pheesics in 1917 for his wirk in X-ray spectroscopy an relatit auries in the study o X-rays (Roentgen rays).[3]

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Charles Barkla
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BornCharles Glover Barkla
7 Juin 1877(1877-06-07)[1]
Widnes, Lancashire, Ingland
Died23 October 1944(1944-10-23) (aged 67)
Edinburgh, Scotland
NaitionalityUnitit Kinrick
Alma materUniversity College Liverpool
Trinity College, Cambridge
King's College, Cambridge
Kent forX-ray scatterin
X-ray spectroscopy
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1917)
Hughes Medal o the Ryal Society
Scientific career
InstitutionsVarsity o Cambridge
Varsity o Liverpuil
King's College London
Varsity o Edinburgh
Academic advisorsJ. J. Thomson
Oliver Lodge


  1. "Charles Glover Barkla - Biographical".
  2. Allen, H. S. (1947). "Charles Glover Barkla. 1877-1944". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 5 (15): 341. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1947.0004. JSTOR 769087.
  3. Shampo, M. A.; Kyle, R. A. (1993). "Charles Barkla--Nobel Laureate". Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic. 68 (12): 1176. doi:10.1016/s0025-6196(12)60068-8. PMID 8246619.