Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1981
Kenichi Fukui, Roald Hoffmann

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Kenichi Fukui - Facts

Kenichi Fukui

Kenichi Fukui

Born: 4 October 1918, Nara, Japan

Died: 9 January 1998, Kyoto, Japan

Affiliation at the time of the award: Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan

Prize motivation: "for their theories, developed independently, concerning the course of chemical reactions"

Field: theoretical chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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