Jean Perrin

Jean Perrin

Jean Perrin was a Nobel Prize-winning physicist from France. He taught at the Sorbonne in Paris and was an atheist and socialist. He was a close associate of Marie Curie, her daughter, Irene and her husband, Frederic Joliot. He worked with the French Resistance before making a great escape to Wilson College on the last ocean liner out of Lisbon.

Jean Perrin