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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1971
Gerhard Herzberg

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Gerhard Herzberg - Facts

Gerhard Herzberg

Gerhard Herzberg

Born: 25 December 1904, Hamburg, Germany

Died: 3 March 1999, Ottawa, Canada

Affiliation at the time of the award: National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Prize motivation: "for his contributions to the knowledge of electronic structure and geometry of molecules, particularly free radicals"

Field: molecular structures, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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