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Blackett

(ˈblækɪt)
n
(Biography) Patrick Maynard Stuart, Baron. 1897–1974, English physicist, noted for his work on cosmic radiation and his discovery of the positron. Nobel prize for physics 1948

Black•ett

(ˈblæk ɪt)

n.
Patrick Maynard Stuart, 1897–1974, English physicist.
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Zichichi was one of physicist Blackett's (1897-1974) pupils in the experiment at the Sphinx Observatory, Europe's highest laboratory (3,580 meters) at Jungfraujoch, and he recalls what he can of that work and other work by and with him that Blackett did not record.
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