Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1949
William F. Giauque

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William F. Giauque - Facts

William Francis Giauque

William Francis Giauque

Born: 12 May 1895, Niagara Falls, Canada

Died: 28 March 1982, Berkeley, CA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his contributions in the field of chemical thermodynamics, particularly concerning the behaviour of substances at extremely low temperatures"

Field: chemical thermodynamics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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