Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1981
Kenichi Fukui, Roald Hoffmann

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Roald Hoffmann - Facts

Roald Hoffmann

Roald Hoffmann

Born: 18 July 1937, Zloczov, Poland (now Ukraine)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

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

Field: theoretical chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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