Sir William Henry Bragg(1862-1942), Physicist and crystallographer
Sitter in 11 portraits
Physicist; studied radioactivity and ionization of X-rays; founded modern science of crystallography and won Nobel Prize for Physics jointly with his son W.L. Bragg for their work in this field; worked on underwater acoustics for the Admiralty during the First World War.
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