The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1978
Peter D. Mitchell
Born: 29 September 1920, Mitcham, United Kingdom
Died: 10 April 1992, Bodmin, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: Glynn Research Laboratories, Bodmin, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for his contribution to the understanding of biological energy transfer through the formulation of the chemiosmotic theory"