Prof. Dr. Toshihide Maskawa

Nationality Japan

Institution Kyoto Sangyo University; Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics (YITP)

Award 2008

Discipline Physics

Co-recipients Yoichiro Nambu, Makoto Kobayashi

Motivation"for the discovery of the origin of the broken symmetry which predicts the existence of at least three families of quarks in nature."

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