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Arthur B. McDonald
Arthur B. McDonald in Stockholm in December 2015
BornArthur Bruce McDonald
(1943-08-29) August 29, 1943 (age 77)
North Sydney, Nova Scotia
ResidenceKingston, Ontario
NationalityCanadian
FieldsAstrophysics
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Alma mater
Doctoral advisorWilliam Alfred Fowler
Known forSolving the solar neutrino problem
Notable awards
This person won a Nobel Prize
Arthur Bruce McDonald (born August 29, 1943) is a Canadian astrophysicist. McDonald is the director of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Institute.[1] He holds the Gordon and Patricia Gray Chair in Particle Astrophysics at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario.

McDonald was awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics with Japanese physicist Takaaki Kajita.[2]

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