Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov (Roushie: Па́вел Алексе́евич Черенко́в [ˈpavʲɪl ɐlʲɪˈkseɪvʲɪtɕ tɕɪrʲɪnˈkof], Julie 28, 1904 – Januar 6, 1990) wis a Soviet pheesicist wha shared the Nobel Prize in pheesics in 1958 wi Ilya Frank an Igor Tamm for the discovery o Cherenkov radiation, made in 1934.[1]

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Pavel Cherenkov
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BornPavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov
28 Julie 1904(1904-07-28)
Voronezh Oblast, Roushie Empire
Died6 Januar 1990(1990-01-06) (aged 85)
Moscow, Soviet Union
NaitionalityRoushie
Alma materVoronezh State Varsity
Kent forChairacterisin Cherenkov radiation
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesics (1958)
Scientific career
FieldsNuclear pheesics
InstitutionsLebedev Pheesical Institute
Doctoral advisorSergey Vavilov

ReferencesEedit

  1. Chudakov, Alexander E. (December 1992). "Obituary: Pavel Alexeyevich Cherenkov". Physics Today. 45 (12): 106–107. Bibcode:1992PhT....45l.106C. doi:10.1063/1.2809928.