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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1943
George de Hevesy

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George de Hevesy - Facts

George de Hevesy

George de Hevesy

Born: 1 August 1885, Budapest, Austria-Hungary (now Hungary)

Died: 5 July 1966, Freiburg im Breisgau, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

Prize motivation: "for his work on the use of isotopes as tracers in the study of chemical processes"

Field: inorganic chemistry, nuclear chemistry

George de Hevesy received his Nobel Prize one year later, in 1944.

Prize share: 1/1

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