Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1986
Dudley R. Herschbach, Yuan T. Lee, John C. Polanyi

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John C. Polanyi - Facts

John C. Polanyi

John C. Polanyi

Born: 23 January 1929, Berlin, Germany

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Prize motivation: "for their contributions concerning the dynamics of chemical elementary processes"

Field: chemical kinetics, physical chemistry

Prize share: 1/3

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