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1. Aage Niels . born 1922, Danish physicist, noted for his work on nuclear structure. He shared the Nobel prize for physics 1975
2. his father, Niels (Henrik David). 1885--1962, Danish physicist, who applied the quantum theory to Rutherford's model of the atom to explain spectral lines: Nobel prize for physics 1922
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