The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1986
Dudley R. Herschbach, Yuan T. Lee, John C. Polanyi
Dudley R. Herschbach
Born: 18 June 1932, San José, CA, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Prize motivation: "for their contributions concerning the dynamics of chemical elementary processes"
Field: chemical kinetics, physical chemistry