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Fitch, Val Logsdon (1923–2015)

Val Fitch
Val Fitch was an American physicist who shared the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physics with James Watson Cronin (1931–) for their discovery of an effect called CP violation which showed that not all particle interactions are symmetrical. Fitch completed his PhD at Columbia University and is a member of the Princeton University faculty.

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