pavel alekseyevich cherenkov

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pavel alekseyevich cherenkov

Soviet physicist who shared the 1958 Nobel Prize for Physics with fellow Soviet scientists Igor Y. Tamm and Ilya M. Frank for the discovery and theoretical interpretation of the phenomenon of Cherenkov radiation.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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