Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1963
Karl Ziegler, Giulio Natta

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Karl Ziegler - Facts

Karl Ziegler

Karl Ziegler

Born: 26 November 1898, Helsa, Germany

Died: 12 August 1973, Mülheim, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung (Max-Planck-Institute for Carbon Research), Mülheim/Ruhr, Federal Republic of Germany

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries in the field of the chemistry and technology of high polymers"

Field: industrial chemistry, polymer chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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