Definition of Davisson, Clinton Joseph in English:

Davisson, Clinton Joseph

proper noun

  • (1881–1958), American physicist. Davisson, together with L. H. Germer (1896–1971), discovered electron diffraction, thus confirming de Broglie's theory of the wave nature of electrons. Nobel Prize for Physics (1937).

Pronunciation

Davisson, Clinton Joseph

/ˈdeɪvɪs(ə)n/