Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1998
Walter Kohn, John Pople

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Walter Kohn - Facts

Walter Kohn

Walter Kohn

Born: 9 March 1923, Vienna, Austria

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA

Prize motivation: "for his development of the density-functional theory"

Field: theoretical chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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