## Wilhelm Carl Werner Otto Fritz Franz Wien
## 1864 - 1928 | Click the picture above |

Wilhelm Wien was a German physicist who won the Nobel prize for discovering the proton.

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Honours awarded to Wilhelm Wien(Click below for those honoured in this way) | |

Nobel Prize | 1911 |

- Encyclopaedia Britannica
- Nobel prizes site (A biography of Wien and his Nobel prize presentation speech)
- Mathematical Genealogy Project

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