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William Henry Pickering MP (1858 - 1938)

William Henry Pickering (February 15, 1858, Boston – January 17, 1938, Mandeville, Jamaica) was an American astronomer, brother of Edward Charles Pickering. He was elected a Fellow of the Amer...

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Edward Charles Pickering MP (1846 - 1919)

Edward Charles Pickering (July 19, 1846–February 3, 1919) was an American astronomer and physicist, brother of William Henry Pickering. Along with Carl Vogel, Pickering discovered the firs...

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James Alfred Van Allen (1914 - 2006)

James Alfred Van Allen (September 7, 1914 – August 9, 2006) was an American space scientist at the University of Iowa. The Van Allen radiation belts were named after him, following the 195...

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Benjamin Thompson MP (1753 - 1814)

"... Sir Benjamin Thompson , Count Rumford (in German: Reichsgraf von Rumford), FRS (March 26, 1753 – August 21, 1814) was an Anglo-American physicist and inventor whose challenges to establis...

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Dominique Gaston André Strauss-Kahn MP

Dominique Gaston André Strauss-Kahn born 25 April 1949), often referred to in the media, and by himself, as DSK, is a French economist, lawyer, politician , and member of the French Socialist Pa...

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Marvin Lee Minsky MP

Brookline, Norfolk, MA, USA

Professor of Media Arts and Sciences, MIT
 MIT Media Lab Marvin Lee Minsky (born August 9, 1927) is an American cognitive scientist in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), co-founder...

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György / George Pólya MP (1887 - 1985)

George (György) Pólya (December 13, 1887 – September 7, 1985, in Hungarian Pólya György) was a Hungarian mathematician. He was a professor of mathematics from 1914 ...

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John Forbes Nash, Jr., Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, 1994 MP

NJ, USA

Economics Nobel Laureate 1994 Bio John Forbes Nash, Jr . Wikipedia John Forbes Nash, Jr. (born June 13, 1928) is a brilliant American mathematician whose works in game theory, differential geomet...

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Edwin Powell Hubble MP (1889 - 1953)

American Astronomer Edwin Powell Hubble was an American Astronomer known for his discovery of galaxies beyond the Milky Way. ------------------------------------------------------------------------...

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Carl Wilhelm Scheele MP (1742 - 1786)

Known for: Discovered oxygen (independently), molybdenum, tungsten and chlorine English Wikipedia Link Scheele har gett sitt namn åt ett tiotal vägar, gator och torg i olika svens...

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Israel Cook Russell (1852 - 1906)

Israel Cook Russell, LL.D. (1852–1906) was an American geologist and geographer who explored Alaska in the late 19th century. He was born at Garrattsville, New York, on the 10th of December 18...

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Rachel Carson MP (1907 - 1964)

Rachel Louise Carson (May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964) was an American marine biologist and conservationist whose writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement. Cars...

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Nettie Maria Stevens MP (1861 - 1912)

Nettie Maria Stevens (July 7, 1861 - May 4, 1912) was an early American geneticist. She and Edmund Beecher Wilson were the first researchers to describe the chromosomal basis of sex. An outstandi...

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Edmund Beecher Wilson MP (1856 - 1939)

Edmund Beecher Wilson (19 October 1856 – 3 March 1939) was a pioneering American zoologist and geneticist. He wrote one of the most famous textbooks in the history of modern biology, The Cell....

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Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1948 MP (1897 - 1974)

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS (18 November 1897 – 13 July 1974) was an English experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagn...

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Wolfgang E. Pauli MP (1900 - 1958)

Wolfgang E. Pauli , Nobel Prize in Physics -1945 "for the discovery of the Exclusion Principle, also called the Pauli Principle". Father: Wolfgang Joseph Pacheles. (b. 1869), (later changed to Pauli ...

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Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1939 MP (1901 - 1958)

Fekk Nobelprisen i Fysikk i 1939. Stend mykji om han på Wikipedia. Det kom ut ei bok om han i 1968:An American Genius The life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence Forfattar er Herbert Childs. E. P. Dutto...

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Ellen Swallow Richards (1842 - 1911)

Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards (December 3, 1842 – March 30, 1911) was the foremost female industrial and environmental chemist in the United States in the 19th century, pioneering the fie...

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Dr. Alice Hamilton MP (1869 - 1970)

Alice Hamilton (February 27, 1869 – September 22, 1970) was the first woman appointed to the faculty of Harvard University and was a leading expert in the field of occupational health. She was...

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Richard Marlin Perkins (1905 - 1986)

Richard Marlin Perkins (March 28, 1905 – June 14, 1986) was a zoologist best known as a host of the television program Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom from 1963 to 1985. Biography Marli...

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Robert A. Millikan, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1923 MP (1868 - 1953)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Robert A. Millikan (22 March 1868 – 19 December 1953) was an American experimental physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his measurement of the char...

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John Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1904 MP (1842 - 1919)

John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh , OM (12 November 1842 – 30 June 1919) was an English physicist who, with William Ramsay, discovered the element argon, an achievement for which he earned...

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Emmy Noether (1882 - 1935)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Amalie Emmy Noether (German: [ˈnøːtɐ]; 23 March 1882 – 14 April 1935) was an influential German mathematician known for her gro...

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Edwin Grant Conklin (1863 - 1952)

Edwin Grant Conklin (November 24, 1863 – November 20, 1952) was a American biologist and zoologist, born at Waldo Ohio, and educated at Ohio Wesleyan University and Johns Hopkins University. He ...

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Oscar Riddle (1877 - 1968)

Oscar Riddle (September 27, 1877 — November 29, 1968) was an American biologist. He is known for his research into the pituitary gland and for isolating the hormone prolactin. Riddle was named...

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Henry Fairfield Osborn (1857 - 1935)

Henry Fairfield Osborn, Sr. ForMemRS (August 8, 1857 – November 6, 1935) was an American geologist, paleontologist, and eugenicist. Early life and career Osborn was born in Fairfield, ...

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Richard Swann Lull (1867 - 1957)

Richard Swann Lull (November 6, 1867–1957) was an American paleontologist from the early 20th century, active at Yale University, who is largely remembered now for championing a Pre-Neo-Darwin...

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Alan Mathison Turing MP (1912 - 1954)

Alan Turing's Family Tree Alan Turing is arguably the man who most changed the world in the 20th-century with the invention of the computer. The fact that you're reading this online is due to the gen...

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Thomas Barbour (1884 - 1946)

Thomas Barbour (August 19, 1884 – January 8, 1946) was an American herpetologist. From 1927 until 1946, he was director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology founded in 1859 by Louis Agassiz at...

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Thomas H. Chilton (1899 - 1972)

Thomas H. Chilton (August 14, 1899 – September 15, 1972) was a chemical engineer and professor. He is considered a founder of modern chemical engineering practice and lectured widely around th...

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J. Lawrence Smith, MD, Chemist (c.1818 - 1883)

John Lawrence Smith (December 17, 1818 – October 12, 1883) was an American chemist, born in Louisville, Kentucky, and educated at the University of Virginia, the Medical College of South Carol...

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Benjamin Silliman MP (1779 - 1864)

Silliman was born in a tavern in North Stratford, now Trumbull, Connecticut, a few months after his mother, Mary (Fish) Silliman (widow of John Noyes), fled for her life from their Fairfield, Connectic...

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Alexander Emanuel Agassiz (1835 - 1910)

Alexander Emmanuel Rodolphe Agassiz (December 17, 1835 – March 27, 1910), son of Louis Agassiz and stepson of Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, was an American scientist and engineer. Agassiz was born ...

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Louis Agassiz (1807 - 1873)

Louis Agassiz , Jean Louis Rudolphe, naturalist, b. in Motier, canton Fribourg, Switzerland, 28 May, 1807; d. in Cambridge, Mass., 14 Dec., 1873. He was a Swiss paleontologist, glaciologist, geologis...

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Akira Suzuki, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2010 MP

Akira Suzuki 鈴木 章 , (born September 12, 1930) is a Japanese chemist and Nobel Prize Laureate (2010), who first published the Suzuki reaction, the organic reaction of an aryl- or vi...

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Ei-ichi Negishi, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2010 MP

Ei-ichi Negishi, 根岸 英 (born July 14, 1935) is a Japanese chemist who has spent most of his career at Purdue University, United States. He is best known for his discovery of the Neg...

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Richard Fred Heck, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2010 MP

Richard Fred Heck (born August 15, 1931) is an American chemist noted for the discovery and development of the Heck reaction, which uses palladium to catalyze organic chemical reactions that couple ary...

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Thomas Arthur Steitz, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2009 MP

Branford, CT, USA

Thomas Arthur Steitz (born August 23, 1940) is a Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA. Steitz was a...

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Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2009 MP

Venkatraman "Venki" Ramakrishnan (Tamil: வெங்கட்ராமன் ராமகிருஷ...

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Roger Yonchien Tsien, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008 MP

Roger Yonchien Tsien (born February 1, 1952) is a Chinese American biochemist and a professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego. He was awarded the 20...

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Martin Chalfie, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008 MP

New York City, NY, USA

Martin Chalfie (born January 15, 1947) is an American scientist. He is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Biological Sciences at Columbia University, where he is also chair of the department of bio...

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Osamu Shimomura, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008 MP

Osamu Shimomura (下村 脩, born August 27, 1928) is a Japanese organic chemist and marine biologist, and Professor Emeritus at Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, Massach...

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Vladimir Prelog, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1975 MP (1906 - 1998)

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1975 was divided equally between John Warcup Cornforth "for his work on the stereochemistry of enzyme-catalyzed reactions" and Vladimir Prelog "for his research into the st...

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Richard R. Schrock, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2005 MP

Richard Royce Schrock (born 4 January 1945) is an American chemist and Nobel laureate recognized for his contributions to the metathesis reaction used in organic chemistry. Biography Born in Berne, I...

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Robert Howard Grubbs, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2005 MP

Robert (Bob) Howard Grubbs (b. 27 February 1942 near Possum Trot, Kentucky) is an American chemist and Nobel laureate. As he noted in his official Nobel Prize autobiography, "In some places, my birth...

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Yves Chauvin, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2005 MP

Yves Chauvin (born October 10, 1930) is a French chemist and Nobel Prize laureate. He is honorary research director at the Institut français du pétrole and a member of the French Academy ...

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Irwin Rose, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2004 MP

Irwin A. Rose (born July 16, 1926) is an American biologist. Along with Aaron Ciechanover and Avram Hershko, he was awarded the 2004 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of ubiquitin-mediated pro...

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Roderick MacKinnon, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2003 MP

Roderick MacKinnon (born 19 February 1956) is a professor of Molecular Neurobiology and Biophysics at Rockefeller University who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry together with Peter Agre in 2003 for hi...

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Peter Agre, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2003 MP

Peter Agre (pronounced "ahg-ray") (born January 30, 1949) is an American medical doctor, professor, and molecular biologist who was awarded the 2003 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (which he shared with Roder...

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Kurt Wüthrich, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2002 MP

Kurt Wüthrich (born October 4, 1938 in Aarberg, Canton of Bern) is a Swiss chemist and Nobel Chemistry laureate. Biography Born in Aarberg, Switzerland, Wüthrich was educated in chemi...

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Koichi Tanaka, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2002 MP

Koichi Tanaka, 田中 耕一 , (born August 3, 1959) is a Japanese scientist who shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2002 for developing a novel method for mass spectrometric ana...

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John Bennett Fenn, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2002 MP (1917 - 2010)

John Bennett Fenn (June 15, 1917 – December 10, 2010) was an American research professor of analytical chemistry who was awarded a share of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2002. Fenn shared half...

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Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1956 MP (1897 - 1967)

Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood (19 May 1897, London, United Kingdom - 9 October 1967, London, United Kingdom), a British physical chemist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1956 (jointly with Nikolay Semenov) "f...

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K. Barry Sharpless, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2001 MP

Karl Barry Sharpless (born 28 April 1941) is an American chemist known for his work on stereoselective reactions. Biography Early years Sharpless was born in Philadelphia. He graduated from Frien...

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Ryoji Noyori, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2001 MP

Ryōji Noyori, 野依 良治 , (born September 3, 1938) is a Japanese chemist. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2001. Noyori shared half of the prize with William S. Kno...

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William Standish Knowles MP (1917 - 2012)

William Standish Knowles (June 1, 1917 – June 13, 2012) was an American chemist. He was born in Taunton, Massachusetts. Knowles was one of the recipients of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He...

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Hideki Shirakawa, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2000 MP

Hideki Shirakawa (白川 英樹 Shirakawa Hideki, born in Tokyo on August 20, 1936) is a Japanese chemist and winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery of conduc...

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Alan Graham MacDiarmid, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2000 MP (1927 - 2007)

Alan Graham MacDiarmid ONZ (April 14, 1927 – February 7, 2007) was a chemist, and one of three recipients of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 2000. Early life He was born in Masterton, New Z...

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Alan Jay Heeger, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2000 MP

Alan Jay Heeger (born January 22, 1936) is an American physicist, academic and Nobel Prize laureate in chemistry. Heeger was born in Sioux City, Iowa to a Jewish family. He earned a B.S. in physics a...

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Abraham Ben Samuel Zacuto MP (1452 - 1515)

Official Zacuto Website Read The Book of Lineage , or Sefer Yohassin, his Opus Magnum. Abraham Zacuto (Hebrew: אברהם זכות, Portuguese:...

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Ahmed Hassan أحمد حسن زويل Zewail, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1999 MP

Ahmed Hassan Zewail , أحمد حسن زويل ‎, IPA: [ˈæħmæd ˈħæsæn ze...

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Sir John Anthony Pople, Nobel Prize in Chmistry, 1998 MP (1925 - 2004)

Sir John Anthony Pople , KBE, FRS, (October 31, 1925 – March 15, 2004) was a Nobel-Prize winning theoretical chemist. Born in Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, England, he attended Bristol Grammar Schoo...

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Walter Kohn, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1998 MP

CA, USA

Walter Kohn (born March 9, 1923, in Vienna, Austria) is an Austrian-born Jewish American theoretical physicist. He was awarded, with John Pople, the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1998 . The award recogni...

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Sir John Ernest Walker, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1997 MP

Sir John Ernest Walker . Born: 7 January 1941, Halifax, United Kingdom. British biochemist, Nobel Prize in Chemitry 1997 , jointly with the American chemist Paul D. Boyer "for their elucidation of the ...

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Paul Delos Boyer, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1997 MP (1918 - d.)

Paul Delos Boyer (born July 31, 1918) is an American biochemist and analytical chemist. He shared the 1997 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research on the "enzymatic mechanism underlying the biosynthesis ...

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Richard Errett Smalley, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1996 MP (1943 - 2005)

Richard Errett Smalley (June 6, 1943 – October 28, 2005) was the Gene and Norman Hackerman Professor of Chemistry and a Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Rice University, in Houston, Texas. ...

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Sir Harold Walter Kroto, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1996 MP

Sir Harold (Harry) Walter Kroto , FRS (born 7 October 1939), born Harold Walter Krotoschiner, is a British chemist and one of the three recipients to share the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Robert...

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William Welch Kellogg (1917 - 2007)

William Welch Kellogg (1917–December 12, 2007) was an American meteorologist and climatologist. He served as Associate director and senior scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Rese...

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Robert Floyed Curl, Jr., Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1966 MP

Robert Floyd Curl, Jr. (born August 23, 1933) American organic chemist, is the son of a Methodist Minister is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in San Antonio, Texas and is an emeritus profess...

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F. Sherwood Rowland, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1995 MP

Frank Sherwood Rowland (born June 28, 1927) is an American Nobel laureate and a professor of chemistry at the University of California, Irvine. His research is in atmospheric chemistry and chemical kin...

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Paul Jozef Crutzen, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1995 MP

Paul Jozef Crutzen (born December 3, 1933, Amsterdam) Dutch atmospheric chemist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1995, jointly with Mario J. Molina & F. Sherwood Rowland, "for their work in atmospheric chemi...

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Mario Molina, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1995 MP

Mario José Molina-Pasquel Henríquez (born March 19, 1943 in Mexico City) is a Mexican-born American chemist and one of the most prominent precursors to the discovering of the Antarctic oz...

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Kary Banks Mullis, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, and Japan Prize, 1993 MP

Kary Banks Mullis (born December 28, 1944) is a Nobel Prize winning American biochemist, author, and lecturer. In recognition of his improvement of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) technique, he sha...

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Michael Smith, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1993 MP (1932 - 2000)

Michael Smith , CC, OBC, FRS (26 April 1932 – 4 October 2000) was a British-born Canadian biochemist who won the 1993 Nobel Prize for Chemistry , "for his fundamental contributions to the establ...

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George (György) Andrew Olah (Oláh), Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1994 MP

George Andrew Olah (born May 22, 1927 in Budapest, as Oláh György) is a Hungarian-born American organic chemist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1994 , "for his contribution to carbocation ch...

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Gerhard Ertl, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2007 MP

Gerhard Ertl (born 10 October 1936) is a German physicist and a Professor emeritus at the Department of Physical Chemistry, Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft in Berlin, Germany. He won t...

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Rudolph Arthur Marcus, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1992 MP

Rudolph "Rudy" Arthur Marcus (born July 21, 1923) is a Canadian-Jewish-born chemist who received the 1992 Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for his contributions to the theory of electron transfer reactions in...

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Richard Robert Ernst, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1991 MP

Richard Robert Ernst (born August 14, 1933) is a Swiss physical chemist and Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, 1991, "for his contributions to the development of the methodology of high resolution nuclear ma...

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Roger David Kornberg, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2006 MP

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Roger David Kornberg (born April 24, 1947) is an American biochemist and professor of structural biology at Stanford University School of Medicine. Kornberg was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry i...

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Thomas Robert Cech, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1989 MP

Thomas Robert Cech (born December 8, 1947 in Chicago) is a chemist who shared the 1989 Nobel prize in chemistry with Sidney Altman, for their discovery of the catalytic properties of RNA. Cech discov...

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Sidney Altman, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1989 MP

Sidney Altman , born: 7 May 1939, Montreal, Canada. American-Canadian biophysicist and molecular biologist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1989 (jointly with Thomas R. Cech) "for their discovery of catalytic...

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Hartmut Michel, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988 MP

Hartmut Michel , b. 18 July 1948, Ludwigsburg, West Germany. Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1988 ], "for the determination of the three-dimensional structure of a photosynthetic reaction centre". From Nobe...

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Robert Huber, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988 MP

Robert Huber , b. 20 February 1937, Munich, Germany. Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1988 , "for the determination of the three-dimensional structure of a photosynthetic reaction centre". From Les Prix Nobe...

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Johann Deisenhofer, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988 MP

Dallas, TX, USA

Johann Deisenhofer b. 30 September 1943, Zusamaltheim, Germany. German Biochemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1988 (jointly with Robert Huber & Hartmut Michel), "for the determination of the three-dimen...

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Charles John Pedersen, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1987 MP

Charles John Pedersen (October 3, 1904, Pusan, Korea – October 26, 1989, Salem, NJ, USA) was an American organic chemist best known for describing methods of synthesizing crown ethers. He shared...

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Jean-Marie Lehn, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1987 MP

Jean-Marie Lehn (born September 30, 1939) is a French chemist. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1987 together with Donald Cram and Charles Pedersen for his work in Chemistry, particularly his ...

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Donald James Cram, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1987 MP (1919 - 2001)

Donald James Cram (April 22, 1919 – June 17, 2001) was an American chemist who shared the 1987 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Jean-Marie Lehn and Charles J. Pedersen "for their development and us...

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Dudley Robert Herschbach, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1986 MP

Lincoln, MA, USA

Dudley Robert Herschbach (born June 18, 1932) is an American chemist at Harvard University. He won the 1986 Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly with Yuan T. Lee and John C. Polanyi "for their contribution...

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Yuan Tse Lee, 李远哲, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1986 MP

Taiwan

Yuan Tseh Lee, 李遠哲 (simplified Chinese: 李远哲; pinyin: Lǐ Yuǎnzhé; Wade–Giles: Li³ Yüan³-che²; Pe̍...

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John C Polanyi, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1986 MP

Toronto, ON, Canada

John Polanyi Official Website John Charles Polanyi , PC, CC, FRSC, O.Ont, FRS, born January 23, 1929) is a Canadian chemist who won the 1986 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, for his research in chemical kin...

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Jerome Karle, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1985 MP

Jerome Karle , born Jerome Karfunkel (born June 18, 1918) is an American physical chemist. Jointly with Herbert A. Hauptman, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1985 , "for their outstanding...

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Herbert Aaron Hauptman, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1985 MP (1917 - 2011)

Herbert A. Hauptman . Born: 14 February 1917, New York, NY, USA. American Mathematician and crystallographer, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1985 (jointly with Jerome Karle), "for their outstanding achieveme...

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Leonhard Paul Euler MP (1707 - 1783)

Euler's FamilyTree: Father: Paul Euler
, Mother: Margaret Brucker
, Wife: Katharina Gsell (m. 7-Jan-1734, d. 1773), Son: Johann Albrecht Euler
, Son: Christof Euler
, Son: K...

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Diophanus of Alexandria MP (c.207 - c.292)

Diophantus of Alexandria (Greek: Διόφαντος ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύ<...

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David דוד Gans גאנז MP (1541 - 1613)

David ben Solomon (Shlomo) ben Seligman Gans (German: David ben Salomon ben Seligmann Gans; also Ganz; Hebrew: דָּוִד בֶּן ש...

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Joachim Chaim יואכים חיים Gans גאנז MP (deceased)

Joachim Gans (other spellings: Jeochim, Jochim, Gaunz, Ganse, Gaunse) was a Bohemian mining expert and renowned for being the first recorded Jew to live in North America. German mining expert who fig...

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Henry Taube, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1983 MP (1915 - 2005)

Henry Taube , Ph.D, M.Sc, B.Sc, FRSC (November 30, 1915 – November 16, 2005) was a Canadian-born American chemist noted for having been awarded the 1983 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "his work in...

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Aaron Klug, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982 MP

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Aaron Klug . Born: 11 August 1926, Zelvas, Lithuania. British chemist & biophysicist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982, "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy and his structural elu...

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Kenichi Fukui, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1981 MP (1918 - 1998)

Kenichi Fukui . Born: 4 October 1918, Nara, Japan. Died: 9 January 1998, Kyoto, Japan. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1981 (jointly with Roald Hoffmann), "for their theories, developed independently, concer...

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