Robert S. Mulliken
Born: 7 June 1896, Newburyport, MA, USA
Died: 31 October 1986, Arlington, VA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Prize motivation: "for his fundamental work concerning chemical bonds and the electronic structure of molecules by the molecular orbital method"
Field: chemical bonding, theoretical chemistry
Prize share: 1/1