The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1951
Edwin M. McMillan, Glenn T. Seaborg
Edwin Mattison McMillan
Born: 18 September 1907, Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Died: 7 September 1991, El Cerrito, CA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries in the chemistry of the transuranium elements"
Field: nuclear chemistry