Richard E. Taylor





Richard Edward Taylor, CCFRSFRSC (born November 2, 1929 in Medicine Hat, Alberta ) is a Nobel Prize–winning emeritus professor at Stanford University. In 1990, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Jerome Friedman and Henry Kendall "for their pioneering investigations concerning deep inelastic scattering of electrons on protons and bound neutrons, which have been of essential importance for the development of the quark model in particle physics."