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List of Matteucci Medal winners from every year the award has been given out. All Matteucci Medal winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Matteucci Medal award are listed along with photos for every Matteucci Medal winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Matteucci Medal award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Matteucci Medal are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Matteucci Medal winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Matteucci Medal winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Matteucci Medal winners of all time. Anybody who won the Matteucci Medal usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Matteucci Medal-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Matteucci Medal, so most of the famous Matteucci Medal winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Matteucci Medal?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You can use this fact-based list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your opinion, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent. List features items like Niels Henrik David Bohr, Rudolf Peierls and more! (14 items)
Albert Abraham Michelson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Albert Abraham Michelson was an American physicist known for his work on the measurement of the speed of light and especially for the Michelson–Morley experiment. In 1907 he received the Nobel Prize in Physics. He became the first American to receive the Nobel Prize in sciences. ...more

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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. Einstein's work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. Einstein is best known in popular culture for his mass–energy equivalence ...more

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Enrico Fermi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Enrico Fermi was an Italian physicist, best known for his work on Chicago Pile-1, and for his contributions to the development of quantum theory, nuclear and particle physics, and statistical mechanics. He is one of the men referred to as the "father of the atomic bomb". Fermi held several patents ...more

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Ernest Rutherford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, OM FRS was a New Zealand-born British physicist who became known as the father of nuclear physics. Encyclopædia Britannica considers him to be the greatest experimentalist since Michael Faraday. In early work he discovered the concept of radioactive ...more

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Henri Poincaré is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Jules Henri Poincaré was a French mathematician, theoretical physicist, engineer, and a philosopher of science. He is often described as a polymath, and in mathematics as The Last Universalist by Eric Temple Bell, since he excelled in all fields of the discipline as it existed during his ...more

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John Archibald Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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John Archibald Wheeler was an American theoretical physicist. He was largely responsible for reviving interest in general relativity in the United States after World War II. Wheeler also worked with Niels Bohr in explaining the basic principles behind nuclear fission. Together with Gregory Breit, ...more

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Marie Curie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Marie Skłodowska-Curie was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person and only woman to win twice, the only person to win twice in multiple sciences, and was part of the ...more

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Niels Henrik David Bohr is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
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Niels Henrik David Bohr was a Danish physicist who made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theory, for which he received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1922. Bohr was also a philosopher and a promoter of scientific research. Bohr developed the Bohr model of the ...more

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