Pierre Curie Biography, Accomplishment, Discovery

Pierre Curie was a French physicist who received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903.

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Pierre Curie
Birth Date –> 15 May 1859
Death –> 19 April 1906 (aged 46)
Nationality –> French

Wife –> Marie Curie
Children –> Irène Joliot-Curie, Ève Curie

College –> University of Paris
Degree –> Physics

* Discovery of Radioactivity
* Pioneering research in crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity
* Known for Curie’s law, Curie’s Principle, Curie constant, Curie temperature, Curie–Weiss law and Mean-field theory

1903 – Nobel Prize for Physics with wife Marie Curie and Henri Becquerel

See also: List of Nobel Prize in Physics

See also: List of Inventors

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