(left to right): William Lawrence Bragg (1890-1971) and William Henry Bragg (1862-1942)

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Australian-born physicist William Lawrence Bragg (1890-1971) shared the Nobel Prize in 1915 with his father Sir William Henry Bragg. William Lawrence Bragg was professor of physics at Cambridge, 1938-1954, and director of the Cavendish Laboratory. William Henry Bragg was knighted in 1920 and became Director of the Royal Institution in 1923.


  • Bragg, William Lawrence Sir 1890-1971
  • Bragg, William Henry Sir 1862-1942
  • Cavendish Laboratory (Cambridge, England)
  • University of Cambridge
  • Royal Institution of Great Britain

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