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Richard E. Taylor
BornRichard Edward Taylor
2 November 1929(1929-11-02)
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
Died22 February 2018(2018-02-22) (aged 88)
Stanford, California, United States
NationalityCanadian
FieldsParticle physics
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Alma mater
Doctoral advisorRobert F. Mozley[source?]
Notable awards
This person won a Nobel Prize
Richard Edward Taylor (2 November 1929 – 22 February 2018) was a Nobel Prize–winning Canadian professor emeritus at Stanford University.[2]

In 1990, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Jerome Friedman and Henry Kendall "for their pioneering investigations concerning deep inelastic scattering of electrons on protons and bound neutrons, which have been of essential importance for the development of the quark model in particle physics."[3][4][5][6][7]

Taylor died at his home in Stanford, California on 22 February 2018 at the age of 88.[8]

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