Which professor advised most number of Nobel laureates?

Ernest Rutherford

Considered by many the bests experimentalist and the father of Nuclear Physics – Got a Nobel Prize in Chemistry!! It appears he trained eleven Nobel Prize winners during his lifetime – a record. His  students include:

James Chadwick (Physics ’35)
John Cockroft (Physics ’51)
Edward Appleton (Physics ’47)
Niels Bohr (Physics ’22)
C.F. Powell (Physics ’50)
Ernest Walton (Physics ’51)
Patric Blackett (Physics ’48)
Otto Hahn (Chemistry ’44)
Pyotr Kapitsa (Physics ’78)
Frederick Soddy (Chemistry ’21)

Source: quoran

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