Paul Villard

Paul Villard is almost forgotten today by the scientific community.  He is given credit for having discovered gamma rays, but his discovery is almost never discussed in any detail.  He stands, one might say, in the shadow of the giants Becquerel and the Curies., Credit Line: Courtesy of the Archives de l'Academie des Sciences, 23, Quai de Conti, 75006, Paris, France
Abstract/Description: Paul Villard is almost forgotten today by the scientific community. He is given credit for having discovered gamma rays, but his discovery is almost never discussed in any detail. He stands, one might say, in the shadow of the giants Becquerel and the Curies.
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Villard, Paul Ulrich, 1860-
Credit Line: Courtesy of the Archives de l'Academie des Sciences, 23, Quai de Conti, 75006, Paris, France
Catalog ID: Villard Paul A1