The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1988
Johann Deisenhofer, Robert Huber, Hartmut Michel
Born: 18 July 1948, Ludwigsburg, West Germany (now Germany)
Affiliation at the time of the award: Max-Planck-Institut für Biophysik, Frankfurt-on-the-Main, Federal Republic of Germany
Prize motivation: "for the determination of the three-dimensional structure of a photosynthetic reaction centre"
Field: biochemistry, structural chemistry