Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1950
Otto Diels, Kurt Alder

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Otto Diels - Facts

Otto Paul Hermann Diels

Otto Paul Hermann Diels

Born: 23 January 1876, Hamburg, Germany

Died: 7 March 1954, Kiel, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Kiel University, Kiel, Federal Republic of Germany

Prize motivation: "for their discovery and development of the diene synthesis"

Field: organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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