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/