Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1968
Lars Onsager

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Lars Onsager - Facts

Lars Onsager

Lars Onsager

Born: 27 November 1903, Kristiania (now Oslo), Norway

Died: 5 October 1976, Coral Gables, FL, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Prize motivation: "for the discovery of the reciprocal relations bearing his name, which are fundamental for the thermodynamics of irreversible processes"

Field: chemical thermodynamics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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