Raymond Davis Jr.

Nobel Laureate Raymond Davis Jr. Dies At 91. ‘Raymond Davis Jr., a chemist at Brookhaven National Laboratory who won the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physics for his contributions to the discovery of solar neutrinos, died on May 31 from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 91. Davis started investigating neutrinos in various reactors in the 1950s and conducted the landmark experiments that detected the solar neutrinos in the Homestake Gold Mine in Lead, S.D., in the 1970s.’

Raymond Davis Jr., Nobelist Who Caught Neutrinos, Dies at 91.



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