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