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Kai Manne Borje Siegbahn

Kai Manne Borje Siegbahn

Siegbahn, Kai Manne Borje, 1918-2007, Swedish physicist, son of Karl Siegbahn. He earned his doctorate at the Univ. of Stockholm in 1944 and later taught at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm (1951-54), and the Univ. of Uppsala (1954-84). He shared the 1981 Nobel Prize in Physics with Nicolaas Bloembergen and Arthur Schawlow for their work in spectroscopy. Siegbahn developed techniques for chemical analysis using high-resolution electron spectroscopy.
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