The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1995
Paul J. Crutzen, Mario J. Molina, F. Sherwood Rowland
Paul J. Crutzen
Born: 3 December 1933, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Affiliation at the time of the award: Max-Planck-Institut für Chemie, Mainz, Federal Republic of Germany
Prize motivation: "for their work in atmospheric chemistry, particularly concerning the formation and decomposition of ozone"
Field: atmospheric and environmental chemistry