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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1956
Sir Cyril Hinshelwood, Nikolay Semenov

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Sir Cyril Hinshelwood - Facts

Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood

Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood

Born: 19 May 1897, London, United Kingdom

Died: 9 October 1967, London, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their researches into the mechanism of chemical reactions"

Field: chemical kinetics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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