The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1985
Herbert A. Hauptman, Jerome Karle
Born: 18 June 1918, New York, NY, USA
Died: 6 June 2013
Affiliation at the time of the award: US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA
Prize motivation: "for their outstanding achievements in the development of direct methods for the determination of crystal structures"
Field: physical chemistry, structural chemistry
Prize share: 1/2