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Matteucci Medal Winners List

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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)
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Albert Abraham Michelson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Albert Abraham Michelson FFRS HFRSE (December 19, 1852 – May 9, 1931) was an American physicist known for his work on measuring the speed of light and especially for the Michelson–Morley ...more
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Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Albert Einstein ( EYEN-styne; German: [ˈalbɛɐ̯t ˈʔaɪnʃtaɪn] (listen); 14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the ...more
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Enrico Fermi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Enrico Fermi (Italian: [enˈriːko ˈfermi]; 29 September 1901 – 28 November 1954) was an Italian and naturalized-American physicist and the creator of the world's first nuclear reactor, the ...more
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Ernest Rutherford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, , HFRSE, LLD (30 August 1871 – 19 October 1937), was a New Zealand physicist who came to be known as the father of nuclear physics. ...more
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Henri Poincaré is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Jules Henri Poincaré (UK: , US: , French: [ɑ̃ʁi pwɛ̃kaʁe] (listen); 29 April 1854 – 17 July 1912) was a French mathematician, theoretical physicist, engineer, and philosopher of science. ...more
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John Archibald Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
John Archibald Wheeler (July 9, 1911 – April 13, 2008) was an American theoretical physicist. He was largely responsible for reviving interest in general relativity in the United States after ...more
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Marie Curie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Marie Skłodowska Curie ( KEWR-ee, French: [kyʁi], Polish: [kʲiˈri]; born Maria Salomea Skłodowska; 7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who ...more
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Niels Henrik David Bohr is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Niels Henrik David Bohr (Danish: [nels ˈpoɐ̯ˀ]; 7 October 1885 – 18 November 1962) was a Danish physicist who made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum ...more
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Pieter Zeeman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Pieter Zeeman (Dutch: [ˈzeːmɑn]; 25 May 1865 – 9 October 1943) was a Dutch physicist who shared the 1902 Nobel Prize in Physics with Hendrik Lorentz for his discovery of the Zeeman effect.
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Rudolf Peierls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Sir Rudolf Ernst Peierls, (; German: [ˈpaɪɐls]; 5 June 1907 – 19 September 1995) was a Jewish German-born British physicist who played a major role in the Manhattan Project and Tube Alloys, ...more
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Thomas Edison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices in fields such ...more
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Wilhelm Eduard Weber is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Wilhelm Eduard Weber (; German: [ˈveːbɐ]; 24 October 1804 – 23 June 1891) was a German physicist and, together with Carl Friedrich Gauss, inventor of the first electromagnetic telegraph.
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Wilhelm Röntgen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen (; German: [ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈʁœntɡən]; 27 March 1845 – 10 February 1923) was a German mechanical engineer and physicist, who, on 8 November 1895, produced and detected ...more
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Wolfgang Pauli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Matteucci Medal Winners List
Wolfgang Ernst Pauli (; German: [ˈvɔlfɡaŋ ˈpaʊli]; 25 April 1900 – 15 December 1958) was an Austrian-born Swiss and American theoretical physicist and one of the pioneers of quantum physics. In ...more