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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1967
Manfred Eigen, Ronald G.W. Norrish, George Porter

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George Porter - Facts

George Porter

George Porter

Born: 6 December 1920, Stainforth, United Kingdom

Died: 31 August 2002, Canterbury, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: Royal Institution of Great Britain, London, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for their studies of extremely fast chemical reactions, effected by disturbing the equlibrium by means of very short pulses of energy"

Field: chemical kinetics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/4

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